Mexican Ponche

Ponche is an exquisite fruit drink, warm and full of flavor that is served during the Holiday season.

It’s not an alcoholic beverage, like many believe, but you can add a touch of rum or brandy when your serve it if you wish.

Guavas and tejocotes are two of its most popular ingredients.

Others are apples, hibiscus flowers, cinnamon, prunes, sugar cane and tamarindo.

 If you can't find fresh guavas or tejocotes availabe in your area, this recipe will give you some substitutions.

However if you live in an area where you can find all  fresh ingredients this is the recipe for you.