The Folklore Food Blog: If I Were Richer

cocktail-2306939_1920

If I Were Richer

If I were richer
I’d buy a pitcher
With scenery on it.
‘Jolica ware
Storks here and there,
And a funny affair
With ladies on it.
In half a minute
I’d mix up in it
A wonderful drink
Peppermint, ice,
Lemons and spice
Taste pretty nice,
What do you think?
If Wishes Were Horses
If wishes were horses,
Then beggars would ride.
If turnips were watches,
I’d wear one by my side.
And if “ifs” and “ands”
Were pots and pans,
There’d be no work for tinkers!

Drink. The Babylonians worshiped a wine goddess as early as 2700 B.C. Now you can too. A refreshing drink for a hot summers day. Get a few drink umbrellas and the plastic monkeys.

Ingredients:
2 quarts water sweetened
1 cup brown sugar
Juice of 5 lemons
2 sprigs of peppermint
1 cup Bourbon (Optional.)

1. Combine the water, sugar
2. Bring to a boil and let cool.
3. Place in refrigerator overnight.
4. Squeeze the lemons and crush the peppermint into the pitcher, and add the Bourbon
5. Pour over ice.

 

 

Advertisements

One thought on “The Folklore Food Blog: If I Were Richer

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s