[Sca-cooks] Tea Information

Johnna Holloway johnnae at mac.com
Mon May 18 03:24:24 PDT 2009

You could take a look at the Florilegium article:
Orng-Lmn-drks-art (10K)  4/11/07    "Orange and Lemon Drinks of Summer"
                                       by THL Johnnae llyn Lewis, CE.


lilinah at earthlink.net wrote:
> Sharbats were known in Europe by at least the mid-17th century. There are recipes in la Varenne for fruit and flower syrups to be drunk mixed with water.
> I haven't looked for them yet in 16th c. cookbooks, but given that gigantic outburst of SUGAR in Elizabethan England, sharbats by one name or another may have been known.
> Urtatim (that's err-tah-TEEM)

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