Poor Women’s Punch


Poor Women’s Punch

This was the recipe used for all our events at Stevens Catering.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword lemons, punch, clean taste, almond flavoring


  • 5 pounds sugar
  • 4 cups hot water
  • 2 tablespoons fruit acid fruit pectin
  • 1 cup cold water
  • 12 lemons 1 1/2 cups juice
  • 2 ounces vanilla
  • 2 ounces almond extract


  • Dissolve the sugar in hot water. Dissolve the fruit acid in cold water. Mix all ingredients together. This mixture can be frozen for later use.


To make punch mix:
1 cup cold water
1 cup syrup
32 ounces ginger ale
Serve over plenty of ice.