Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch

  • Recipe By
  • Published Nov 3rd
  • Ready In6h 10m
  • Servings20
  • Calories93
This tart punch warms you on a cold winter's night. I always serve it for Christmas Eve dinner. The longer it cooks, the better it tastes!

Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch for 20 servings:

  • 2 quarts cranberry juice cocktail
  • 3 cups orange juice
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 (3 inch) cinnamon sticks

Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch Cooking Instructions

  • Prep10m
  • Cook6h
  • Ready In6h 10m

To cook Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch, you need about 10 minutes of preparation time. The time needed to cook this Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch is about 6 hours , and you can serve your Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch within 6 hours 10 minutes . The following are the steps to cook Hot Cranberry Citrus Punch easily:

  1. 1 In a 4 quart or larger slow cooker, combine the cranberry juice, orange juice, white sugar, brown sugar, lemon juice, salt and cinnamon sticks. Stir to dissolve sugar. Cook on High for 4 to 6 hours. Turn heat to Low and keep warm for serving.


  • Partner Tip
  • Try using a Reynolds® slow cooker liner in your slow cooker for easier cleanup.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 93 calories; 0.2 grams of fat; 23.2 grams of carbohydrates; 0.3 grams of protein; 0 milligrams of cholesterol; 11 milligrams of sodium.

  1. Jan 27th 2017

    This recipe is extremely easy but proves that simple can be delicious. I cut the recipe in half, but still had 1/4 cup of each sugar. This recipe made it into my book! I'll make it often in ...

  2. Jan 26th 2012

    Great recipe! This was so easy to make and it tasted fabulous. Not a drop was left over! I only made one substitution. I didn't have any cinnamon sticks on hand, so I put powdered cinnamon i ...

  3. Dec 25th 2011

    Really simple and great For festive Christmas morning.

  4. Mar 6th 2011

    Always a hit at the work potluck parties. Never any left! Delicious!!

  5. Mar 23rd 2010

    This was great for our office dinner party! More sugar, please!

  6. Jan 17th 2009

    I served this on Christmas and everyone enjoyed it. I added brandy and it was delicious!

  7. Dec 15th 2008

    Delicious! After several comments of too sour, I added a bit more sugar. And, to the adult cups, I added a shot of spiced rum...yum!

  8. Dec 31st 2007

    This was AWESOME!! Once everyone tried it I had to make more it was going fast. Only thing we modified when we added more was I added only a little bit (about 1/8 cup,just poured some in)of ...

  9. Dec 25th 2007

    Great recipe! Add 1/2 cup gin. Delicious.