Punch refers to many drinks made from fruit or fruit juice and sometimes alcohol. The drink was started in India, then was brought to the United Kingdom in the early 1600s. The drink spread to other countries. Punch is usually served at parties in large bowls known as punch bowls.
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- Punch at dictionary.com
- Edwards, Graham and Sue. The Language of Drink, Alan Sutton Publishing, 1988.