Sbiten is hot drink made from spices and herbs with honey or sugar. It was purchased in general only in Moscow in crowded places. Sbiten is considered Russian national winter beverage.
1 lb honey
1 1/2 treacle
2 tbsp spices (cinnamon, cloves, hops, mint)
1 1/2 gallon water
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Boil water and add all ingredients and cook for 30 minutes on low heat.
Sbitten is served hot with cakes and biscuits.
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