Genuine Victorian Transfer Printed GINGER BEER / HERBAL CONCOCTION
Holmes & Moore Sheffield c. 1919
This is a wonderful Large English Victorian stoneware flagon that once held Ginger Beer probably mixed with a variety of exotic flavored herbs . The original recipe requires only ginger, sugar, water, lemon juice and a fungal-bacteria symbiote known as a ginger beer plant. Fermentation over a few days turns the mixture into ginger beer. Brewed ginger beer originated in the mid-18th century.
10 1/2 inches tall x 5 5/8 inches wide