Required : Quarter of a pound of fine oatmeal. Six ounces of sugar.

Two tablespoonfuls of Montserrat lime-juice. Four quarts of boiling water.

Put in a pan the oatmeal, sugar, and lime-juice. Mix into these a little warm water, then add the four quarts of boiling water, and stir well. This drink may be taken either hot or cold.

Lemonade may be used in the place of Montserrat lime-juice.

Cost, about 2d.