Luscious Slush Punch

Recipe and photo credit:

“I love bright red drinks, don’t you? They taste twice as good as any other color.”  ― L.M. MontgomeryAnne of Green Gables

Original recipe makes 50 4-oz servings


  •  2 1/2 cups sugar (one cup is plenty)
  • 6 cups water
  • 2 (3-oz) packages strawberry flavored Jello mix
  • 1 (46-oz) can of pineapple juice
  • 2/3 cup lemon juice
  • 1 quart orange juice
  • 2 (2 liter) bottles lemon-lime flavored carbonated beverage


Bring the sugar, water, and strawberry flavored gelatin to a boil in a large saucepan; boil for 3 minutes. Stir in the pineapple juice, lemon juice, and orange juice. Divide mixture into 2 separate containers and freeze.  Combine the contents of 1 container with 1 bottle of the lemon-lime flavored carbonated beverage in a punch bowl; stir until slushy. Repeat with remaining portions as needed.