Aleberry

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Aleberry is a beverage made by boiling ale with spice (such as nutmeg), sugar and bread-sops, the last commonly toasted. It is sweetened, strained, and drank hot.

The word is "a corruption of ale-bree ... bree (Anglo-Saxon brin, broth)."[1]

Aleberry was often used as a domestic remedy for a cold.

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  1. ^ "Aleberry". Brewer, E. Cobham. Dictionary of Phrase & Fable. Bartleby.com. 1898. Retrieved 2014-10-26. 
  2. ^ Fairall, Doug (2013-12-12). "Drink Warm Beer On Purpose This Holiday Season (Recipe)". New Times Broward-Palm Beach. Retrieved 2014-10-26. 

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