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Fun and Simple Red and Blue Punch Recipe for Kids

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This Red and Blue Punch Recipe for Kids is a great way to celebrate the fourth of July. Not only does it have fun layers separate in it, but it really is the perfect patriot punch to celebrate the red, white, and blue!

If you’re looking for a red and blue party drink, this is the one that you need to make!

red and blue party drink for Independence day parties

We love the look of this patriotic drink for kids and love that it’s a great non alcoholic beverage for the fourth of July.

Making this 4th of July drink literally only takes 2 ingredients and has such a fun blue coloring as well.

The kids are going to love the look and taste of this red, white, and blue drink that might taste a little bit like fruit punch.

Red and Blue Punch Recipe for Kids

Make certain that you have fun glasses and ice ready so that the 4th of July punch really shows its red, white, and blue layers!

The kids will even want to join in on the fun and help out as much as they can. The great part is that just because this recipe is so fast and simple, they totally can! And if you run out, just make up another batch super fast. It doesn’t get much better than that!

non alcoholic patriotic drink for kids parties

Can you add cranberry juice to this recipe?

Sure. If you wanted to add in a little bit more of a health factor to this recipe, go for it. When you’re creating your own Independence Day drink for the kids, you can add in whatever you want.

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Make it a Meal:

I really enjoy meal planning so when I’m thinking about an awesome drink recipe for the kids, I automatically start thinking about what else I can make to go along with it. This is a simple example of how a meal plan for the day would work!

Main Dish: Slow Cooker Chicken and Cheese

Vegetable Side: Simple Carrot Salad

Starch Side: Pan Fried Potatoes

Don’t forget Dessert: Blueberry Muffin Cheesecake

non alcoholic beverage for the fourth of July

Best Drink Recipes:

Once you make this Red and Blue Punch Recipe, the kids are going to be thirsty for more. Luckily, drink recipes are some of the easiest recipes around and take little to no time at all!

Here are some of our Top Drinks for Summer! So good and tasty and certain to quench their thirst.

Pumpkin Punch is a fun taste that might make you think of fall but you can enjoy whenever you want.

This Gummy Worm Punch is going to make a statement for sure!

The flavor of this Lime Sherbet Punch is so refreshing!

Everyone loves the taste of Strawberry Lemonade!

This Cucumber Based Limeade Drink is so refreshing and easy!

You can never have too many Summer Drink Recipes, right?!

mocktail recipe with strawberry and blueberry flavors

Can you prepare this ahead of time?

Of course! The longer that you have it sitting in the fridge and cooling down, the colder it will be and the better it will taste to the kids!

When should I serve this easy punch recipe? 

The whole family will be asking you to make this party punch recipe all the time! You can make this patriotic punch recipe for Memorial Day, a summer party, a birthday party, or even the July 4th celebrations.

The blue color at the top of the glass with the fun red at the bottom of the glass creates a fun drink for all.

​What else should I add to this festive drink? 

Don’t forget to add fresh berries for a fun pop of flavor. You can also add blue straws or brightly colored paper straws as well. And dare I say that little flag toothpicks are always a great idea! Everyone can add their own flair to their individual glasses to create a fun look to this blue patriotic punch. 

If you really want to take up the flavor, you can make a giant portion of this drink recipe in a punch bowl and then add a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a fun white layer. 

Grab a cookie cutter and cut out star shapes from watermelon and/or pineapple to make the best addition! 

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Red and Blue Punch Recipe for Kids

Red and Blue Punch Recipe for Kids

Yield: 2
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

This Red and Blue Punch Recipe for Kids is so simple and easy to make! Perfect for the 4th of July!


  • 1 packet mixed berry Kool-Aid, prepared
  • 1 12-ounce bottle grenadine


    1.Start by filling two glasses with ice.
    2.Once you have the ice added, you're going to want to add in two tablespoons grenadine.
    3.Next, just pour the prepared Kool-Aid into the glasses and enjoy each and every sip!

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 2 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 487Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 52mgCarbohydrates: 122gFiber: 0gSugar: 87gProtein: 0g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 6/13/2020

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Tranquil global

Saturday 20th of June 2020

Very nice recipe

Leo Lounger

Saturday 20th of June 2020

very easy recipe for kids

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