Plumb-Porridge, or Barley-Gruel

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Appears in

The Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy

By Hannah Glasse

Published 1747

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Take a Gallon of Water, and half a Pound of Barley, a quarter of a Pound of Raisins clean washed, a quarter of a Pound of Currans, clean washed and picked; boil these till above half the Water is wasted, with two or three Blades of Mace; then sweeten it to your Palate, and add Half a Pint of White Wine.