By marcussamuelsson.com | June 17, 2011

Outdoor seating is open at Red Rooster!  Come enjoy a meal outside and celebrate summer with a glass of Rooster Punch.The weather is perfect for enjoying time with friends and family up in Harlem. Bring your dad to the neighborhood to Red Rooster to celebrate Father’s Day. We will be serving a special 3-course prix-fixe dinner on Sunday.  Check out the menu on Red Rooster’s website.

Rooster Punch

Not in New York?  There’s no reason you can’t enjoy Rooster Punch!  Check out the recipe and make your own this weekend.  Happy Friday and cheers!

Rooster Punch Recipe

Servings: Makes about 13 cups


  • 2 cups red wine
  • 2 cups brandy
  • 1 cup triple sec
  • 4 cups orange juice
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 oz freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 oz freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 1 oz blood orange bitters
  • Orange slices, for garnish
  • Maraschino cherries, for garnish


Combine the sugar and 1 1/2 cups water in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat and stir to dissolve the sugar. When the mixture comes to a boil, remove from the heat and set aside to cool.
In a large bowl, combine all the ingredients for the punch, including the cooled simple syrup. Stir to combine.

To serve, fill a wine glass with ice and fill with punch. Garnish with an orange slice and maraschino cherry.

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