Beat the caviare to a cream and pound the peaches to a pulp; then add the sugar and millet and stir vigorously with a mirliton.
Bruant ran the mirliton on the principle that the less easily pleasure is come by, the more it will be prized.
To give an account of the “mirliton” is to tell the story of Bruant, the most popular ballad-writer in France to-day.
Trilby singing "Ben Bolt" into a mirliton was a thing to be remembered, whether one would or no!
Driven forth again I fly home, accompanied by the unnerving tones of the mirliton pipes.
On the 27th of March this "mirliton" concert was repeated at Ciceri's, and on this occasion Cherubini took an active part.