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It’s been real, 2015, but the time has come to wrap things up. And you know what that means…party time! If you’re hosting end-of-year festivities, I’ve got a punch recipe that’ll have everyone raising a toast to you at midnight. This multi-serving cocktail has a fruity beachside flavor no one can resist, plus the sparkle you want in a New Year’s Eve sipper. Cheers!
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‘Til next time… Chew the right thing & HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Hungry Girl’s Party-Perfect Tropical Punch
Makes: 10 servings
1 750ml bottle dry sparkling white wine
2 cups club soda
1 ½ cups light orange juice
1 cup coconut rum
½ cup pineapple juice
2 limes, each sliced into 5 rings, ends discarded
1. Combine all ingredients except limes in a pitcher, and stir to mix.
2. Serve immediately over ice, with a lime slice floating on top.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Nutritional Information: 1/10th of recipe (about 3/4 cup): 116 calories, 0g total fat (0g sat fat), 14mg sodium, 7.5g carbs, 0.5g fiber, 5.5g sugars