Spooky Mandarin Punch

Spooky Mandarin Punch

Halloween is just around the corner. We have a little spooky recipe that you can try with next week's Huckleberry Organic Fruit & Veg box star, juicy mandarins from Gisborne.

And speaking of Halloween, wondering how to spookify your home? 🎃 Deck out your space with our organic pumpkins, gourds, and autumn leaves to create a cozy and eerie atmosphere. Add a string of fairy lights and scatter mandarin peels around for a natural, citrusy aroma that will enhance the festive ambiance. 

And here's a fun tip: carve out your mandarins for an eco-friendly take on jack-o'-lanterns!


  • 4-5 Gisborne Mandarins, peeled and segmented
  • 1 liter sparkling water
  • 1/4 cup honey or maple syrup
  • 1 lemon, thinly sliced
  • Handful of fresh mint leaves
  • Ice cubes


  1. In a large pitcher, combine the mandarin segments, lemon slices, and fresh mint leaves.
  2. Add honey or maple syrup for a touch of sweetness.
  3. Pour in sparkling water and stir gently to combine.
  4. Add ice cubes to chill the punch.
  5. Serve in spooky glasses and garnish with additional mandarin slices or floating plastic spiders for a Halloween-themed touch!

Have a spooktacular Halloween!

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