And a wassail
queen will be lifted into the apple tree where she will place toast soaked in cider as a gift to the tree spirits.
The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, meanwhile, chime in with their own bright, crystal clear Wassail
, and envelop proceedings in a warm and fuzzy musical blanket through John Rutter's I Wish You Christmas.
is an annual tradition here at Full Sail," Mr.
itself was a hot drink which pre-dates the Christian festival by centuries.
, it seems, has nothing to do with carol singing
MEMBERS of a community garden staged atraditional wassail
ceremony last night.
But the mum-of-three was determined to win justice and now, 14 years on, has finally won pounds 2 8 5,000 in damages against Loxton & Wassail
, the solicitors who failed her.
Such habits continued through more modern history, as well, evidenced by the Saxons' ceremonial wassail
bowl, a communal drinking vessel filled for celebrations with a distinctive mulled ale
We have a finicky cousin who swears by wassail
- a complicated fruit and spice brew.
In the spirit of the season, offer a festive eggnog, wassail
, hot spiced cider or mulled wine.
* (Serves 12) For the wassail
: 4 quarts sweet cider 2 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon nutmeg, ground 3 teaspoons allspice 2 teaspoons cloves 8 sticks cinnamon Juice of 8 lemons Juice of 8 oranges For the garnish: 6 apples, baked, quartered
Toast health and fortune with this light wassail
based on apple cider instead of ale and wine.
MORRIS dancers kept an ancient tradition alive with a wassail
in Warwickshire which they hope will ensure a good harvest for farmers.
Town of Frisco's annual holiday celebration includes tubing, sleigh rides, Santa Dash for Cash and wassail
Well the exact origins of Wassail
and the tradition goes back to Saxon times and maybe even before that, It was meant to celebrate and promote health, wealth and good fortune around Christmas.