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Spirits of past flow into present

‘Punch’ author visits Boston, shares history of dignified drink

Glasses of punch lined the bar at Drink during an appearance by David Wondrich, author of “Punch: The Delights (and Dangers) of the Flowing Bowl.’’ Glasses of punch lined the bar at Drink during an appearance by David Wondrich, author of “Punch: The Delights (and Dangers) of the Flowing Bowl.’’ (Dina Rudick/Globe Staff)
By Liza Weisstuch
Globe Correspondent / December 2, 2010

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Long before anyone was stirring Manhattans or muddling mojitos, imbibers gathered around punch bowls, the depths of which are plumbed by cocktail historian David Wondrich in his new book, “Punch: The Delights (and Dangers) of the Flowing Bowl.’’ (Full article: 527 words)

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