Melon Rum Punch

Melon Rum Punch
Mark Boughton Photography / styling by Teresa Blackburn
  • Yield: 8 servings
  • Prep: 5 mins
  • Cook: 0 mins

Flavored rums have hit the market in recent years, making island-style rum punches better than ever. This one contrasts fresh tropical-fruit flavors with zippy citrus and bitters for pure refreshment -- with a kick, of course.


3cups guava nectar
3cups pineapple juice
1 1/2cups melon-flavored rum
1/4cup grenadine
3/4cup fresh lime juice
2teaspoons Angostura bitters
Orange or lime slices
Watermelon chunks or balls
Maraschino cherries


  1. Combine guava nectar, pineapple juice, rum, grenadine, lime juice and bitters in a large pitcher. Chill.
  2. Just before serving, add orange or lime slices, watermelon and cherries to pitcher. Serve over ice.

Recipe by Lisa Holderness and Wini Moranville.


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