Another cure is kvass, a slightly alcoholic beverage made by soaking dried rye bread with sugar and yeast.
They served, too, a pie with onion and steamed turnip with kvass.
He also brought a bottle of kvass, taken from the kitchen for them to try.
One day after luncheon I poured myself out a glass of kvass, and then dropped the decanter, and so stained the tablecloth.
You require food; perhaps a glass of kvass will do you good.
Meanwhile, he became a kvass merchant and exercised this trade for several months.
He made me sit down at his table, and gave me food, and the kvass he promised.
She took off her jewels, a glass of kvass was put in her hand, and she sang a farewell song.
You drink too much French brandy and too little good Russian kvass.
Bread, soup, boiled potatoes, and kvass were placed on the table.