Delicious (Buried) Butter ~1866 For this recipe you will need: 3 Thick Towels A Trowel 1 Pt. of Thick Cream An open mind Why not try it? Indeed… More Fun Discoveries Cream of Fresh Mushrooms, Soup ~1886 3 Course May Menu 1808 How to Boil Potatoes ~1856 Source: Mrs. Crowen’s American Lady’s Cookbook, 1866 Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (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 6 thoughts on “Delicious (Buried) Butter ~1866” Add yours Interesting . . . I try to have an open mind when it comes to old recipes, but for the life if me I can’t figure out why it would be helpful to bury the cream before making butter. I assume that the cream sours during the 24 hrs. that it is buried, but it seems like it could just be left in a warm spot and that there would be no need to bury it. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes. I’m not sure. I think about where I live now and the water table is so high that it could never be buried… LikeLike Reply Pingback: Cream Custard ~1866 – Convivial Supper I bet kids would think it would be fun to try! LikeLike Reply I’m not so sure – I think this one is more along the lines of ‘another one of mom’s crazy ideas’…. Thanks for stopping by! LikeLike Reply Pingback: Mushrooms ~1855 – 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.