Purple Jesus Drink Recipe

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Nutrition Information† ‡

Serving size: 1 drink

Calories
157
Fat
0.0 g
Carbs
3 g
Protein
0 g

Ingredients

How to Make It

Stir everything into an ice-filled highball glass.

Comments on Purple Jesus

  • Rambo,Bruce
    May 16th, 2019
    What the hell happened to the GRAIN .?? We used to mix it in a new trash can and one serving was adequate to do you for 2 hours of Sam and Dave or beach boogieing
  • Norma
    Jun 11th, 2017
    We cut a plug out of a watermelon and poured the ingredients in. That was in the 60s,
  • schmidty
    Dec 18th, 2014
    A Purple Jesus is blackberry brandy, peppermint and ginger
  • Snake
    Jun 20th, 2013
    PJ: 3qts grape soda, 1 qt orange soda, juice of 2 lemons, small jar of cherries with juice, 1+ pint of everclear. Chill and serve over ice. Make in new galv trash can and scale to number of imbibers for party.
  • Wes
    Mar 5th, 2012
    Here is what we did in college: Ingredients [poisons]: 1x 20 gal trash can cleaned, two blocks of ice, 13 cans tropical punch drink mix, 8 half gal Vodka, 4 fifths everclear, 5-6 bags hard fruits (apples, cherries, pears, pineapple, etc). Cut up fruit, put into trashcan and soak in the everclear for 1-2 days (apples will get brown). Split fruit into half into a smaller containers. Mix 7 cans tropical punch mix into trashcan with water (~17 gals) and add the ice. Add in 4 half girl vodka and 1/2 the fruit (with 1/2 the everclear it was soaked in). serve to about 200 people. Repeat when PJ is empty. Makes 2x 20 gal trash cans of PJ.
  • CC
    Apr 10th, 2011
    Its really good with pineapple juice, grape juice, sprite, hawaiian punch, orange juice, and everclear.....of course chunks of pineapple, oranges, and cherries!! :))
  • shereeedington
    Apr 19th, 2010
    back in the day - we made it with the everclear and grape juice in a new galvinized trash can! Must put cut up fruit in it first, pour in the everclear, let it sit for the fruit to soak up the booze - THEN put everything else in. Oh my!
  • Mamma
    Feb 24th, 2010
    bull the purple jesus we knew back in the day was made from 100% grain alcohol and grape juice. Not some smooth girly drink.
  • Sep 12th, 2009
    my first thought was it tasted like wine (which I don't like), everyone else thought it tasted like cough syrup, yuck.
  • serena
    Nov 20th, 2008
    mmm, these things are delicous!! hell of a hangover the nest day tho, and if you have 1 too many you'll never touch grape juice again.

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