There are a few misconceptions about punch.
MYTH: Punch is a girly drink.
FACT: Punch was introduced to England by sailors returning from India. SAILORS.
MYTH: Punch is bright red and is made with Everclear, Kool-Aid, and pineapple juice.
FACT: Traditional punch is made with five ingredients: alcohol, sugar, lemon, water, tea, and spices. These days, the ingredients vary, but the formula remains similar.
MYTH: Punch is a summer drink.
FACT: Rules were made to be broken. That's like saying you can't have whiskey or chili in the summer. Eh? Exactly.
So, grab a couple of friends, head to one of these spectacular watering holes, and indulge in some old-fashioned revelry like a 17th century sailor.