Punch becomes so much more fun as an adult.
Legend has it that the punch cocktail was invented in India, but British sailors shared it with the rest of the world from there. When it comes to the first version of it, the ingredient list was a bit different compared to now. This drink was made with lemon, sugar, tea, wine and different spices. Today the alcohol of choice can be anything, such as the popular Jamaican rum, vodka, whiskey, or even champagne. There are so many fun punch recipes that you will find it hard to choose. It all depends on your personal taste.
The most common alcohol used in punch cocktails is rum. Most recipes also include great additions such as coconut, strawberries, mint leaves, cherries, and spices. That way you will get colorful drinks that will catch everyone’s attention. At the end, you can decorate with chic straws, tiny flowers, or other eye-catching detail. The success of your party is guaranteed.
Many people think of punch as a summer drink but it doesn’t have to be like that. Thanks to the many recipes online you can choose the ideal one that fits the season. In winter you can opt for a flaming cocktail, while summer is ideal for tastes of watermelon and strawberries.
Check out these great punch recipes to use for your next get-together. If you find it hard to choose only one option, you can always make a DIY punch bar!