The name given to the tight trousers worn by some Regency gentlemen, such as the notorious Beau Brummell and his ‘dandy’ followers, as they showed off their leg muscles.
Take six pounds of tomatoes, and sprinkle with salt; let them remain a day or two, then boil, and press through a course sieve or cullender. Put into the liquor half a pint of vinegar, cloves, pepper, ginger, and cinnamon, boil them one third away; bottle tight. It should be shook before being used. L.G.Abell