milk punch


Definition of milk punch

: a mixed drink of alcoholic liquor, milk, and sugar

Examples of milk punch in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Tail Martini Spell is an evolution of the classic martini, adding to the core spirit base a sweet and dry vermouth milk punch with cocoa powder and a cassia and bee balm aged cordial. Joanne Shurvell, Forbes, 17 June 2022 Cognac, bourbon and rum with brown butter and boniato, two ingredients that nod to a dessert Yao served in the old space, transform into a clear milk punch that sits at the nexus of sweet and savory. Los Angeles Times, 16 June 2022 The riff on a bourbon milk punch cocktail, substituting Sheep Dog Peanut Butter Whiskey for bourbon and the vanilla and butterscotch undertones of Tuaca liqueur. Dana Mcmahan, The Courier-Journal, 15 Dec. 2021 Other unique offerings include a green bean cocktail made with gin, cachaça and aqua faba, a ruby port clarified milk punch and a cranberry jubilee made with kumquat vodka. Tirion Morris, The Arizona Republic, 24 Nov. 2021 There, milk punch is garnished with boba, and smoky mezcal is mixed with spicy chile crisp oil, chrysanthemum and cashew. Soleil Ho, San Francisco Chronicle, 11 May 2021 The original milk punches were made with brandy, but many popular versions today are rum-based. Cole Wilson, Popular Mechanics, 24 Apr. 2020 La Lina This cocktail is a spin on the classic milk punch, and looks festive topped with star anise and a sprinkle of nutmeg. NBC News, 17 Dec. 2019 Drink and food specials like the cookie platter paired with a milk punch will be on offer. Lost Lake and Golden Teardrops for some stylish holiday digs. Joseph Hernandez, Condé Nast Traveler, 5 Dec. 2019 See More

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First Known Use of milk punch

1702, in the meaning defined above

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20 Jun 2022

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“Milk punch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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