Warm milk has helped people fall asleep for decades. Adding some cognac and rum definitely would help bring the Sandman a little quicker, and add some extra flavor. Hot Milk Punch is an easy to make cocktail you can enjoy just before you hit the hay. Just like #100DaysOfCocktails did.
Not for the faint of liver, the Mississippi Punch is an amazingly smooth sipper with one hell of a kick. It is also typical of cocktails in the 19th century that were heavy on the liquor and lighter on the mixers. #100DaysOfCocktails celebrated a little on National Punch Day with a single serving powerhouse.