Ingredient: sugarWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: lemonWhat it is: Fruit
Ingredient: cucumberWhat it is: Fruit
Ingredient: soda waterAlso Known As: seltzer, sparkling water, fizzy water What it is: Additive
Ingredient: claretAlso Known As: Bordeaux What it is: Wine
Ingredient: ChampagneAlso Known As: Sparkling wine What it is: Wine
Thinly peel the rind of half a lemon, shred it fine, and put it in a punch-bowl; add two table-spoonfuls of crushed sugar, and the juice of two lemons, the half of a small cucumber sliced thin, with the peel on; toss it up several times, then add 2 bottles of soda-water, 2 of claret, 1 of champagne, stir well together, and serve.