Kisses from 1866 Happy Valentine’s Day! Here are some kisses from across time and distance to all of my lovely friends on the interwebs! Source: Mrs. Crowen’s American Lady’s Cookery Book, 1866. More Fun Discoveries from Antique Cookbooks Easy Celery Soup ~1875 Packing Lunches ~1920 Apple Custard ~1881 Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related 10 thoughts on “Kisses from 1866” Add yours How sweet! Just have to find the barrel cover; I know I have it somewhere in the kitchen! Will you be making these for the valentines at your house??? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Alas, we, too are missing the barrel cover! LikeLike Reply Pingback: Spinach…Contains Little Nourishment ~1856 – Convivial Supper Pingback: French and English Bills of Fare ~1886 – Convivial Supper I think this is exactly the same recipe that my mother uses to this day- Of course, without the barrel. I wonder if that might be the secret ingredient? Fascinating to know that it has such a rich and long history! I had no idea. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks for the comment! What a fantastic discovery. Alas, no barrels in my kitchen, either. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Pingback: The Dawn of Glad Easter’s Dancing Sunbeams ~1901 – Convivial Supper Pingback: Currie Powder ~1866 – Convivial Supper Pingback: A Bachelor’s Breakfast – Convivial Supper Pingback: Cupid’s Dessert ~1905 – Convivial Supper Witty Remarks and Insights Welcome~ Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.