Vtg Handwritten Recipes Fruit Wine Cordials Cocktails Beer 1920's 1930's ?
For auction is a small leather book with handwritten recipes for fruit wines, cordials and beer. There are also some cocktail recipes as well. The recipes in this little book are:Apricot + Peach Wine Raisin Wine with Elder Flowers Orange and Lemon Wine Blackberry Wine X Special Blackberry Cordial Tomatoe Wine Gin Fizz #1 Gin Fizz #2 Ponche Romaine Royal Cocktail New Orleans Toddy Virginia Toddy "Whisky Brandy or Gin Cocktails" Mint Julep Squirts "How To Mix Absinthe" Hot Spiced Rum Burnt Caramel Beer There appear to be two recipes for beer, one written below the other. Both written in pencil, the other recipes are written in ink. Rhubarb Wine Blackberry Wine Most of the pages in this little book are blank. The only pages with writing are those with the recipes. The cover of the book is leather with advertising for Henry Cowell Lime and Cement Co. in San Francisco. This book may possibly date to the 20's or 30's, though could be older. The cover is worn, rubbed and scuffed. Inside pages are in very good condition for the age. The writing is relatively easy to read. P lease ... read more