BTM trade inspired cocktails — punch

Trading Company Punch

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Trading Company Punch

2oz Okanagan Spirits Gin.5oz Lemon juice.5oz Apple juice.5oz Chai syrupBittered Sling Kensington bitters Coupe glass with Absinthe rinse | Garnish with fresh grated nutmeg and apple fan   At first the British were little interested in India, but much like the Portuguese and Dutch before them, were all interested in spices of Spice Islands (Maluku Islands). Unable to dislodge the Dutch from Spice Islands in 1610, the British chased away a Portuguese naval squadron, and the East India Company created its own outpost at Surat (now in the state of Gujarat), and this became the company’s first headquarters town. This small...

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