Poli Museo della Grappa

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Poli Distillerie

Poli Distillerie


"History of aqua vitae"

"a water very perfect to heal plague and worms. To a man give one quarter, to a boy give half a quarter, to a child one eight. Take half a jug of aqua vitae and add the following: gentian, tormentilla, dittany, thisle, one ounce and a half; apples, cooked and skimmed, as much as you want, then use". History of aqua vitae and the art of distillation in 22 tables with added explanations and quotes.


  • Title:
    • Storia dell'acquavite
  • Author:
    • Brunello Franco
  • Year:
    • 1969