Ingredient: eggWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: aleWhat it is: Beer
Ale is a type of beer brewed from malted barley using a top-fermenting brewers' yeast.
Ingredient: gin (Jenever)Also Known As: Holland gin, , Dutch gin, Genever What it is: Gin
Also called Holland Gin or Genever, it is a juniper-flavored and strongly alcoholic traditional liquor of the Netherlands, Belgium and Northern France, from which gin evolved.
Ingredient: sherry wineWhat it is: Sherry
Ingredient: cinnamonWhat it is: Spice
Ingredient: nutmegWhat it is: Spice
Ingredient: loaf sugarAlso Known As: sugarloaf What it is: Additive
Ingredient: lemonWhat it is: Fruit
The yolks of a dozen eggs are well whisked up, and put into a quart of strong beer; to this is added a pint of gin; a bottle of sherry is put into a saucepan, with a stick of cinnamon, a nutmeg grated, a dozen large lumps of sugar, and the rind of a lemon peeled very thin; when the wine boils, it is poured upon the gin and beer, and the whole drunk hot.