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Hand Blown Tavern Shrub Glass
Enjoy a drink in this handblown, 3oz, colonial shrub glass!
In the years prior to the Revolutionary War, colonial taverns were a popular place to debate acts of resistance and rebellion. Newport was no different, and residents likely discussed the rising conflict with Britain over a variety of alcoholic beverages. “Shrubs”, drinks consisting of sugar, vinegar, and an infusion of fruits, spices, or other flavors, may have been a popular choice.