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Quoit Punch

This 18th-century punch is named for the flat, heavy rings pitched at posts during afternoon barbecues filled with lawn games and languorous punch drinking.

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Madeira

(n.) A fortified wine made on the Portuguese island of Madeira, located off the coast of Morocco. Production can be traced to at least the 16th century and the wines…

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Fortified Wine

(n.) Wine that has a distilled spirit added. This loosely-knit family of wines encompasses a wide range of styles. Some are made for fast consumption, others for aging. They can…