New Year’s Eve party punch

New Year’s Eve is on the way and this party punch is sure to have you counting down to midnight in style! This easy, make-ahead cocktail is the perfect hands-off way to serve drinks for a crowd at your next celebration.

Party punch might seem like something you’d find at prom night, but rest assured, this delightfully boozy cocktail is adults only! A little bubbly is a must have for the count down to midnight, paired with a hint of sweetness, refreshing lemon, rum and brandy this drink is sure to, well, pack a punch!


New Year's Eve Party Punch


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup lemon juice
  • 3 cups water
  • 4 oz black rum
  • 1 cup brandy
  • 1 bottle Brut champagne


  1. Mix together lemon juice and water, pour in sugar and stir to dissolve. Add rum and brandy, and chill for 30 mins or until ready to serve. Right before serving, stir in champagne. Add ice and serve. Cheers!