All you need to play Snapdragon is a wide, shallow bowl, plenty of raisins, brandy and a match. Yep, you have to love those Victorians for lighting alcohol on fire in the parlour! The object of the game is for everyone to stand around and take turns fishing out the raisins and popping them into their mouths to put the flames out! Think of the hysterics of those attempting to grab a raisin from the flaming liquid! I think it would be a riot!
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1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue