To sweeten strong alcoholic liquids an alcoholic solution of saccharine is recommended.

In one pint of alcohol of 10 per cent are soluble 40.8 grs. sacch.

"

"

20

"

55.5

"

"

"

30

"

86.1

"

"

"

40

"

149.1

"

"

"

50

"

207.3

"

"

"

60

"

216.7

"

"

"

70

"

230.3

"

"

"

80

"

241.2

"

"

"

90

"

234.0

"

"

"

100

"

227.1

"

This table shows that saccharine is best soluble in 80 per cent, alcohol.

Normal Saccharine Essence

It is best to prepare a standard saccharine essence by dissolving 75 grains of saccharine in one pint of alcohol of 80 or 95°.

Solution Of Saccharine In Glycerine

Add the saccharine to the glycerine and heat until all is dissolved.

Preservation of Saccharine Solutions, Powders and Essences.

- The dry powders as well as the solutions and essences of saccharine keep unaltered for an indefinite time.