Railway Truck Cave Liqueur A wonderful and rare cavé liqueur, or Gentlemen's Liqueur, in the form of an engraved, doré bronze railway truck. The set is complete with four crystal decanters bearing colorfully enamelled labels (Cassis, Cognac, Anisette, Armanoal) and 16 cordials accented in gold leaf. Two tiny buckets hang from each side for holding matches. Excellent condition. Circa 1880.
Ingredients 2 cups water1 cup sugar1 tablespoon grated lemon peel1 cup fresh lemon juice1 pint fresh strawberries, hulled and halved2 cups cold sparkling water or club sodaIceMint sprigs, garnishWhole strawberries, garnish Instructions In a medium saucepan, bring the water and sugar to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, until the sugar dissolves.