Punch is a survivor’s drink - and one that cannot be drunk alone

So convival is traditional punch that even its five ingredients party together in the bowl.

January is a time for conviviality, for turning inwards with congenial company and shouldering out the cold. Some will tell you it is the time to detox, but it is always the time to detox, and your liver and kidneys are busily obliging as you read. No: January is the moment to remind ourselves, after the forced closeness of Christmas, what we like about other people, particularly those to whom we are not related.

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source: New Statesman

2018-01-12 17:15
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