Source: Modern American Drinks
1 table-spoon pearl barley
Ingredient: pearl barley
Barley processed to remove its hull and bran.
2 quart water
Ingredient: waterWhat it is: Additive
Ubiquitous chemical substance that is composed of hydrogen and oxygen and is essential for all forms of life -- also a component of all drinks.
One tablespoonful pearl barley to two quarts water. Put on fire and boil two minutes; strain through cheesecloth. This makes an excellent drink if made into lemonade.