This is excellent for garden parties, picnics, etc.

Required: One bottle of red burgundy. Two bottles of soda-water. The juice of one orange and lemon. An inch of cucumber. Castor sugar to taste. (// liked) A wineglassful of Chartreuse.

Slice the cucumber into a large jug, strain in the orange and lemon juice, and add all the other ingredients. Place the jug on ice, or in the coldest possible place, for an hour or longer; then take out the cucumber, and the "cup" is ready.

Cost, from about 2s. 2d.