"The Settlement Cookbook" (1903 edition)
THE WAY TO A MAN'S HEART
Under the Auspices of
"The Settlement" (The Milwaukee Settlement House)
1 gal. dandelion flowers
1 gal. boiling water
3 lbs. sugar
3 oranges, cut in small squares
3 lemons, cut in small squares
1 oz. yeast
Pick dandelion flowers, early in the morning, taking care not to have a particle of the bitter stem attached.
Pour the boiling water over the flowers and let stand three days.
Strain and add the rest of the ingredients and let stand to ferment for three weeks.
Strain and bottle.