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Pitcher perfect: Sweet, fresh summer fruits punch up cocktail recipes

By M. CARRIE ALLAN The Washington Post

This article was published May 17, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

Summer Garden Punch combines cherry tomato shrub and chile vodka for a modern take on the bloody Mary.

Bramble On Punch stars fresh blackberries and blackberry liqueur.

Swamp Water Punch combines pineapple juice, lime and Chartreuse.

The Day of the Nectarine was otherwise unremarkable -- late August, an average Wednesday at work full of meetings and emails with a stop at the grocery store on the way home. I have no idea what else I bought there. Bread, trash bags? Nothing stands out, except for this: Having paid up, I crossed the parking lot and settled in the hot front seat of my car. I poked into the grocery bag, found the nectarine I'd bought, wiped it down on my pants leg and took a bite.

Bramble On Punch stars fresh blackberries and blackberry liqueur.

Swamp Water Punch combines pineapple juice, lime and Chartreuse.

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