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September 1st, 2023

Four Non-Alcoholic Punch Recipes for Your Next Party

Hemp-infused spirits: all of the good without the bad

In the gentle ebb and flow of time, there lies a moment where gatherings become magical — an instant when connection, laughter, and memories intertwine. And in the midst of these occasions, non-alcoholic beverages hold a realm of allure, elevating these moments with their sophisticated simplicity.

Non-alcoholic punch, in particular, has found its way to the epicenter of such gatherings, marrying both taste and tradition, lending itself as a drink of choice for many seeking moments of refined revelry.

These party punch recipes, intentionally crafted with botanical elegance, become vessels of shared stories and moments of enchantment.

Understanding the Rise of Non-Alcoholic Drinks

As tides change, the world is witnessing a subtle shift — from the intoxicating haze of alcoholic beverages to the crisp, pure embrace of non-alcoholic options. Why this drift?

Beyond their universal appeal to all age brackets, these drinks lack the ethanol found in traditional alcoholic beverages, ensuring they don't impart the same physiological impacts on the body. Without the cognitive impairment brought on by alcohol, guests can remain tethered to the joy of the moment, the journey home in the afterglow of the party becomes safer, and the morning afterward remains a time of reflection, not regret.

From baby showers to family-friendly holiday parties, the allure of non-alcoholic options isn't just in their taste but in the inclusivity they bring, the safety they promise, and the elevated moments of connection they foster.

Why Is Punch the Perfect Party Drink?

Punch, in its essence, embodies the spirit of togetherness in every sip. It beckons hosts with its simplicity, a canvas that allows a blend of myriad ingredients, culminating in the depths of flavor.

And why might one gravitate towards it over intricate cocktails? The reasons are manifold. Punch promises ease.

A preparation that doesn’t demand one’s constant attention but rewards with rich, layered flavors. It’s an ode to gatherings, crafted in large batches, ensuring no glass remains empty and no guest feels unattended. With its all-encompassing charm, punch effortlessly bridges the gap between taste and togetherness, setting the stage for memorable encounters.

What Are the Essential Components of a Perfect Punch?

The vessel that cradles this magic, the punch bowl, is more than just a container; it’s the heart of shared moments. Whether you opt for a large punch bowl, exuding grandeur, or a modern dispenser, it promises shared laughter and stories.

Then, within the liquid expanse of this container, we find the soul of the punch. Ingredients like the vitamin-C-rich allure of orange or grapefruit juice, combined with the tangy zip of freshly squeezed lime or lemon juice, form the base.

In their purest form, these juices offer sensory delight and a burst of health benefits, ensuring every pour enriches both spirit and body. And, we must remember what truly breathes life into this liquid tapestry — the art of garnishing.

Consider watermelon slices, blueberries, and edible flowers, floating like an ethereal garden atop a punch bowl — or the warm embrace of cinnamon sticks and vibrant blood orange slices, reflecting the very soul of a festive gathering. Each fruit and herb is an ode to the moments that gather around it.

Beyond the visual spectacle and sensory indulgence lies a deeper essence: the nutritional backbone. As we revel, it's heartening to realize our punch ingredients are delightful and beneficial, from vitamin A to minerals like calcium and potassium.

In this crafted blend, sensory pleasure marries health, making every sip a testament to the beauty of mindful togetherness.

What Are the Benefits of Using Functional Spirits in Party Punch?

In the realm of non-alcoholic beverages, a star rises, casting an ethereal glow — the functional spirit. These are not merely drinks but a blend of tradition and modernity, nature's own craft distilled into a liquid that carries benefits beyond mere flavor.

Enter Aplós Calme and Arise, the torchbearers of functional spirits. With its hemp infusion, Calme ushers in an aura of serenity. Each sip whispers tales of moments unfurling at their own pace, intimate gatherings where time seems to dally, and the world slows down to savor every nuance. It's the spirit of tranquil evenings, the embrace of a twilight that holds a world of promises.

On the other hand, Arise is the essence of vivacity bottled. Infused with a proprietary blend of adaptogens, it is the liquid embodiment of joy, invigorating and uplifting.

Perfect for those gatherings where laughter echoes, stories flow like rivulets, and the air is thick with the mirth of togetherness. It's a spirit not of mere revelry but of meaningful connections, of celebrations that linger in memory long after they've passed.

In the confluence of Calme and Arise, one finds the perfect elixirs for every gathering, painting every moment with their unique hues, enhancing the allure of shared moments.

Four Non-Alcoholic Punch Recipes for Celebrations

As we venture further into the world of punch, let us immerse in the artistry of blends, where ingredients weave a tale and every drink recipe becomes an invitation to a moment cherished forever.

1. The Slow Glow

Amidst the gentle hum of conversations and the soft crackle of the hearth, there emerges a punch that embodies warmth — The Slow Glow. Best relished with friends, the allure of this fizzyholiday punch lies in the depths of its flavors and the promise of intimate connections.


  • Aplós Calme: 2 oz
  • Sparkling apple cider: 1/2 cup
  • Pomegranate juice: 1/2 cup
  • Blood orange or orange juice: 1/4 cup
  • Sparkling water: 1/4 cup
  • Cinnamon stick
  • Apple slices

Mix Aplós Calme, sparkling apple cider, pomegranate juice, blood orange juice, and sparkling water in a pitcher or punch bowl. Add a cinnamon stick and stir gently. Garnish with apple slices when serving and encourage guests to immerse in the shared moment.

2. Non-Alcoholic Sangria

In the hush of twilight, beneath a canopy of constellations, a drink is poured that holds the secrets of the cosmos. A twist on the classic fruitysangria, this is a nectar infused with the stories of ancient skies and whispered wishes upon shooting stars.

It's a beverage that brings together souls under a shared expanse, turning a mere gathering into an intimate celestial rendezvous.


  • Aplós Arise: 4 oz.
  • Ice cubes or an ice ring
  • Orange juice: 1 cup
  • Pineapple juice: 1/2 cup
  • Freshly sliced oranges, lemons, and berries
  • Club soda: 1 cup
  • Agave nectar: 2 tsp (optional)

In a large pitcher, pour in the Aplós Arise. Add the orange and pineapple juices, followed by the freshly sliced fruits. Stir gently, blending in the club soda for effervescence and agave nectar for a hint of sweetness.

3. Sherbet Punch

There's magic in moments of shared laughter, in the gleam of childhood memories, and in the joyous reunions of loved ones. Our take on a sherbet punch is the drink for these enchanted interludes, a bridge between dreams and reality.


  • Aplós Calme: 3 oz.
  • Lemon-lime soda: 2 cups
  • Pineapple juice: 1 cup
  • Orange sherbet: 2 cups
  • Fresh fruit slices: as desired

In a large punch bowl, pour the lemon-lime soda and pineapple juice. Add the orange sherbet, followed by the Aplós Calme. Garnish with an assortment of fresh fruit slices. Serve using a ladle into individual cups.

4. Nowhere to Go, Nothing to Do

In the hum of life's routines, this elixir is a tribute to the surprise pockets of freedom holding their own magic. A toast to the delightful unpredictability of life, the plans that change, and the free evenings that become the heart of spontaneous get-togethers, best savored among the wonders of serendipity.


  • Aplós Calme: 2 oz.
  • Fresh watermelon juice: 3 oz.
  • Agave nectar: 2 tsp
  • Fresh lemon juice: 1/2 oz.

In an ice-filled shaker, add Aplós Calme, followed by the refreshing watermelon juice, sweet agave nectar, and a splash of tangy lemon juice. Shake thoroughly until well mixed. Strain the mixture into a coupe glass or flute and garnish with a slice of watermelon or lime. Enjoy the calm and serenity this drink brings to your evening.

The Ephemeral Magic of Shared Moments

Life's most memorable gatherings are often punctuated by the flavors we share, the aromas we inhale, and the collective sensations we experience. Each sip of our crafted punches, infused with functional spirits, becomes more than just a drink — it's a sensory escape, a fleeting embrace of the present, and a nod to time-honored traditions.

The delicious recipes enriched with Aplós are not mere beverages but a testament to the depth of shared moments. Whether it's a whispered secret during an intimate bridal shower, a cozy embrace around the fireplace at a Christmas celebration, or the booming laughter of a birthday party, Aplós weaves into these tales subtly, enhancing without overshadowing.

Venture into this world of spirits and find tales spun in flavors, awaiting their turn to be part of your next unforgettable gathering.

In the end, life's essence is not just in the moments we live but in the flavors, aromas, and feelings we infuse into them. Delve into Aplós, and let your gatherings shimmer with stories, sips, and shared sensations.


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