Pineapple, passionfruit and ginger punch


You'll need to start this recipe at least a week before serving.

You'll need

500 ml (2 cups) gin 10 cm piece of ginger, thinly sliced 3 limes, zest and juice only 1 small pineapple, coarsely chopped 6 passionfruits, pulp only 1 litre (4 cups) soda water or sparkling mineral water To taste: sugar syrup (see note)

Method

  • 01
  • Combine gin, ginger and lime zest in a sterile jar and stand for at least 1 week (or up to 3 weeks) at room temperature.
  • 02
  • On the day of serving, process pineapple and passionfruit in a food processor until smooth, press through a fine sieve, discarding solids, and pour liquid into a jug. Add strained gin, lime juice and soda, stir to combine, add sugar syrup to taste and serve over ice.

Note For sugar syrup, boil ½ cup sugar and ½ cup water for 1 minute. Makes ¾ cup of syrup, which will keep indefinitely stored in a sterile container in the refrigerator.


At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people
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At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people

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Dec 2006

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