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Toasts are a tradition at Christmas as you gather with family and friends. The wassail bowl, a forerunner of our modern holiday punch bowl, stems from medieval Christmas celebrations. Wassail comes from an old English word meaning "be thou whole." From this early Christmas toast a favorite holiday recipe for the wassail bowl developed.
"Toasts of the Season,"
The Iowa Homemaker: Vol. 40
, Article 3.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/homemaker/vol40/iss5/3