Definition of Birch beer

1. Noun. Carbonated drink containing an extract from bark of birch trees.

Generic synonyms: Soft Drink



Definition of Birch beer

1. Noun. A sweetened, non-alcoholic, sparkling beverage with a wintergreen flavor, traditionally made from the oil of the sweet birch. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Birch Beer

biradially
biradiate
biradiated
biradical
biradicaloid
biradicals
biramose
biramous
biraphid
biraryl
birational
birationality
birationally
birch
birch bark
birch beer (current term)
birch bolete
birch bracket
birch family
birch leaf miner
birch oil
birch rod
birch sap
birch tar
birch tar oil
birch tree
birchbark
birchbark canoe
birchbarks
birched

Literary usage of Birch beer

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1. Rigby's Reliable Candy Teacher: With Complete and Modern Soda, Ice Cream and by Will O. Rigby, Fred Rigby (1920)
"birch beer SYRUP Two ounces birch beer extract, 1 gallon simple syrup. Color with caramel color. CARAMEL SYRUP 5 pounds "C" sugar 21/2 pounds Canadian maple ..."

2. Good Things: Ethical Recipes for Feast Days and Other Days, with Graces for by Isabel Goodhue (1911)
"... to yield yourself to the intoxicating exhilaration with which the springtime air it filled and which is especially evident in this kind of birch beer. ..."

3. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"birch beer is brewed from the sweet sap. The spicy fragrance extends to the leaves also, and a twig enables one to identify the tree at any time of year. ..."

4. Reports of Patent Cases: Decided in the Circuit Courts of the United States by Hubert Ashley Banning, Henry Arden (1882)
"Ennis. called birch beer," and "consists in a mixture of water, sugar, oil of birch, cut in alcohol, home-made yeast and burnt sugar. ..."

5. Ten Thousand Miles on a Bicycle by Lyman Hotchkiss] [Bagg (1887)
"... by shouting the " three-times-three 'rah of Yale," in token of my triumph, I guzzled several bottles of his birch beer and ginger ale, in further honor ..."

6. Ten Thousand Miles on a Bicycle by Lyman Hotchkiss] [Bagg (1887)
"... by shouting the " three-times-three 'rah of Yale," in token of my triumph, I guzzled several bottles of his birch beer and ginger ale, in further honor ..."

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