One-half box gelatine, 1 cup port wine, 1 tablespoon of powdered gum arabic, 2 tablespoons of lemon juice, 3 tablespoons of sugar, 2 cloves. Put all together in a glass jar, and cover closely. Place the jar on a trivet in a kettle of cold water. Heat it slowly and when the mixture is dissolved, stir well and strain. Pour into a shallow dish, and when cool cut it into small squares. This is good for an old person or a very weak patient.
Source: Tested Recipe Cook Book, Mrs H.L. WilsonFiled under Remedy | Tags: arabic, clove, cloves, gelatine, gum arabic, jelly, lemon, lemon juice, port, port wine, restorative, sugar, wilson, wine | Comment (0)
Into half a glass of port wine stir a teaspoon of starch, sweetened with loaf sugar; grate half a nutmeg in it, and drink three or four times a day.
Source: The Kansas Home Cook-BookFiled under Remedy | Tags: diarrhea, diarrhoea, dysentery, kansas, loaf-sugar, nutmeg, port, port wine, starch, sugar | Comment (0)