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How to Make Pisco Punch with Homemade Pineapple Cordial

Are you looking for a great way to impress your guests with a delicious cocktail? Look no further than the Pisco Punch. This classic cocktail is a great way to introduce anyone to the world of pisco, and the homemade pineapple cordial adds a touch of sweetness that's hard to resist.

How to Make Pisco Punch with Homemade Pineapple Cordial

This recipe comes straight from the famous bar, Cantina in San Francisco. With just a few ingredients, you can whip up this delicious drink in no time. So let's get started!

Now you might be asking yourself, what is Pisco? It's a type of brandy that originates from Peru and is made from fermented grapes. It has a smooth, fruity flavor that complements the tangy sweetness of pineapple cordial perfectly. Pisco is a great ingredient that can be used in many other cocktails, so it's good to have on hand.

To make the best Pisco Punch recipe, it's essential to use high-quality ingredients. Use a good pisco brand like Encanto Pisco and freshly squeezed lime juice to ensure the perfect blend of flavors. The Lillet Rouge adds a floral flavor to the cocktail, which combines well with the fruity sweetness of the pineapple cordial.

How to Make Pisco Punch with Homemade Pineapple Cordial

Step One: Make the Pineapple Cordial

Step Two: Make the Pisco Punch

Now that you have your pineapple cordial, it's time to mix the cocktail. Here's what you'll need:

- 2 oz Pisco (I used Encanto Pisco)

- 1 oz Pineapple Cordial

- 1 oz Lime Juice

- 1/2 oz Lillet Rogue

- 1 dash Angostura Bitters

- Garnish with Orange Peel

Combine all of the ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake until frothy, then strain into a glass filled with ice. Garnish with an orange peel, and voila! You have a delicious and refreshing Pisco Punch.

Step Three: Experiment with Different Piscos

One of the great things about the Pisco Punch is that it's a versatile cocktail. You can experiment with different types of pisco to create different flavor profiles. For example, if you want a more floral flavor, try using a quebranta pisco. If you prefer a more fruity flavor, opt for an acholado pisco.

How to Make Pisco Punch with Homemade Pineapple Cordial

Step Four: Serve with a Fun Twist

To really take your Pisco Punch to the next level, consider serving it with a fun twist. For example, you could rim the glass with sugar, add a sprig of fresh mint, or even float a slice of pineapple on top. These little touches can take a great cocktail and make it unforgettable.


Making a Pisco Punch with homemade pineapple cordial may sound daunting, but it's actually quite easy. With just a few simple ingredients and a little bit of time, you can create a delicious cocktail that's sure to impress. Whether you're a seasoned bartender or a casual cocktail enthusiast, the Pisco Punch is a great addition to any drink list. So try out the recipe today and see for yourself just how delicious this cocktail can be!

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