Remarks on Pies
What we learn here is that: pumpkin pie is the crowning dish of the Thanksgiving feast (a fact my family fully appreciates); mince pies are for Christmas; and tartlet mince pies should be served on New-Year’s day. Finally, apple pies should ALWAYS be served with roast pig or goose –
Or a cup of coffee with the Sunday paper…Just throwing it out there.
More Fun Discoveries
- Bread Pudding ~1887
- Satisfaction in Repast: Judicious Selection and Perfect Cookery
- Soup: The Province of The Cook ~1856
Source: Mrs. Corwen’s American Lady’s Cookery Book, 1866.