Hot Spiced Fruit Punch

Ingredients:

  • 4 Cups cranberry-raspberry drink
  • 2 Cups orange-strawberry-banana juice
  • 1 Teaspoon whole allspice
  • 2 Orange and spice tea bags
  • 5 (3 x ¾-inch) lemon rind strips
  • 1 (3-inch) cinnamon stick
  • ¼ Cup sweetened dried cranberries (such as Craisins)
  • ¼ Cup diced dried apricots
  • 2 Tablespoons sugar
  • Cinnamon sticks (optional for garnish)

Directions:

Combine first 6 ingredients in a large saucepan; cook mixture 30 minutes over medium-low heat.  Remove from heat; let stand 30 minutes.  Strain mixture; discard solids.  Return juice mixture to pan; stir in cranberries, apricots, and sugar.  Cook over medium-low heat 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.  Pour into mugs; serve with a cinnamon stick, if desired.

Nutrition Facts per Serving:

  • Cal 151
  • Fat .1g
  • Protein .5g
  • Carb 38.6g
  • Chol 0mg
  • Sodium 10mg