Grog Recipe

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 Updated 21/06/2017

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This is an historic Navy drink used by the sailors to make their rum rations go further. It also provided the vital amounts of vitamin c that prevented scurvy.


  • 2 fluid oz rum
  • 1 sugar lump
  • juice of half an organic lemon
  • 2 cloves
  • small stick of cinnamon
(see measure conversions for more information on quantites)


  1. Put all the ingredients into a heat proof mug and fill with boiling water.
  2. If preferred serve in a strong tumbler when the drink has cooled a little (so as not to break the glass).

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: NA

Yield: 1 drink


what r cloves.
#0 - stephen - 05/19/2008 - 14:32
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