This recipe for "Mrs. Dysons Champaign" was found in a bundle containing bills and correspondence. Perhaps they drank this at Benjamin Chew's birthday celebration in 1840, for which there was a list of attendees.
Apparently, this brew can fool even the most discriminating palates.
About the Author
1300 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107
T: (215) 732-6200 F: (215) 732-2680