Category: Mrs Beeton's Cookery Books
Today's the day William & Kate tie the knot so here's a recipe to toast the Royal couple...
INGREDIENTS.-I quart of champagne, I bottle of claret, I bottle of seltzer water iced, I wineglassful of curaçoa, sugar to taste, ½ pint of crushed ice, strips of cucumber, sprigs of young mint.
METHOD.-Mix all the ingredients together, and serve with the mint and cucumber floating on the surface.
(Image: my wedding bouquet - 1987.)
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