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Emory Women Writers Resource Project

The Ladies Best Companion, an electronic edition

by Amelia Chambers [Chambers, Amelia]

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collection: Early Modern through the 18th Century

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Recipe 62 >>

To prevent lowness of Spirits.

Mix a gill of sack with an ounce of syrup of cloves, a pint of mint water, and a pennyworth of saffron, put then all together into a bottle, and let them stand about a week, when you may drink a glass of the liquor as often as you find a return of the complaint.