Roman Barley Water Recipe
This is how the Romans made their barley water.
1/4 cup Pearl Barley
(4 cups / 32 oz)
(sweet. 1/2 cup / 4 oz)
2 tablespoons Honey
Cover & simmer the barley in 4 cups (2 pints / 1 litre) of water for 1½ hours. Strain off the juice into a jug and discard the barley.
Mix the juice with the wine and honey and top up with more water to make 4 cups (2 pints / 1 litre) of drink. Chill.
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Roman Barley Water Recipe. October 7, 2003. https://www.cooksinfo.com/roman-barley-water-recipe