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Barley water


  • 60g/2 oz pearl barley
  • 125 ml/¼ pin sweet white wine
  • 2 tbsp honey


  • Simmer the barley in 2 pints of water in a covered pan for an 1½ hours.
  • Strain off the juice into a jug or bottle and discard the barley.
  • Mix the juice with the wine and honey and add more water to make 2 pints of drink.
  • Chill before serving.
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