Desert Companion

Zeit: Beyond sangria

You and a bunch of friends can beat the heat British-style with this pitcher-perfect Planter's Punch.



6 ounces dark rum

6 ounces white rum

4 ounces Cointreau (or other Curacao liqueur)

3 ounces grenadine

10 ounces pineapple juice

10 ounces orange juice

6 ounces passion fruit juice

1/4 ounce Angostura bitters

orange slices

pineapple wedges

hibiscus flowers

ice cubes


Mix liquid ingredients in a bowl and serve in chilled highball glasses, each adorned with an orange slice, pineapple wedge, hibiscus flower and cocktail umbrella.  Serves 12.

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