1895 Modern American drinks; how to mix and serve all kinds of cups and drinks



Arrack Punch. Squeeze the juice of half a lemon into a mixing- glass half-full of fine ice, add one tablespoonful fine sugar, one jigger arrack; shake well, and serve same as Apple Brandy Punch. Boating Club Punch. In a mixing-glass the juice of one lime, one tablespoonful fine sugar, add a little water, fill glass half-full fine ice, add one-half jigger brandy, half jigger St. Croix rum; shake well, serve on ice in a long thin glass, ornament with fruits in season. Serve straws. Hot Boland Punch. A hot-drink glass one-third full boiling water, add one lump of sugar, one jigger Scotch whiskey, fill up with ginger ale, add a piece twisted lemon peel, grate nutmeg on top. Bonanza Punch (For a Party). Five quarts cold water, four and one-half pounds of fine sugar, the juice of twelve lemons, three oranges, one can pineapple, one-half pint Tom gin, one pint white wine. Grate the rinds of three lemons and two oranges into a bowl, add the juice of the oranges and lemons. Put two quarts water, two pounds sugar, and 6

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