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From the wintertime comforts of hot cocoa and mulled ale to the cool pleasures of lemon squash and mint julep, this handy guide provides a year-round supply of suggestions for both alcoholic and nonalcoholic refreshments. Written by a popular magazine columnist of the 19th century, these timeless suggestions offer straightforward guidance and practical tips as well as an abundance of old-fashioned charm.
Author Harriet Anne de Salis was an expert at counseling Victorian housewives on the domestic arts, writing commonsense manuals for everything from cooking on a budget to raising poultry and training dogs. This companion volume to Gardening la Mode: Fruits and Gardening la Mode: Vegetables features alphabetized entries and an index for easy reference.
About the Author
London-based author Harriet Anne de Salis had a regular column in the popular Lady's Realm magazine. She also wrote several books on cooking and household management.