[Sca-cooks] Warm Beer was Beverage experiments
ddfr at daviddfriedman.com
Fri Feb 15 19:18:33 PST 2008
What's her evidence? Is there somewhere a period reference to serving
it hot? It's clearly heated to make it, at least in some recipes, but
that doesn't tell us how it was served.
>She says either warm or cold. Johnnae
>David Friedman wrote:
>>> The article to see is this one--
>>> Buxton, Moira. "Hypocras, Caudels, Possets and Other Comforting Drinks."
>>> Nourishment. Potable Foods and Stimulating Drinks. [Food and Society 5.]
>>> Ed. By
>>> C. Anne Wilson. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1993. pp.70-78.
>> Does she say if hypocras was served hot? We've generally assumed it
>> was, but I don't think i know of any evidence.
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