This liqueur is made of fine wine, brandy and candied sugar.
If this is not the case, sugar is added, generally in the form of fine cane or candied sugar.
Cornish Saffron buns are made with yeast and include currants and candied peel.
Plums, currants, almonds, pistachio kernels, candied peel or dried cherries may be added.
According to a British consular report for 1904 there were 153 manufacturing establishments in the city producing cotton, linen and silk textiles, leather, boots and shoes, alcohol and alcoholic beverages, beer, flour, conserves and candied fruits, cigars and cigarettes, Italian pastes, chocolate, starch, hats, oils, ice, furniture, pianos and other musical instruments, matches, beds, candles, chemicals, iron and steel, printing-type, paint and varnish, glass, looking-glass, cement and artificial stone, earthenware, bricks and tiles, soap, cardboard, papier mache, cartridges and explosives, white lead, perfumery, carriages and wagons, and corks.