Advice on Most Useful Vegetables ~1847

Advice on Vegetables.

Discovered this list of the most useful vegetables. How does this compare with your average shopping list?

Our common household vegetables:

  • Carrots
  • Onions
  • Potatoes
  • Celery
  • Cabbage
  • Cauliflower
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Peas (frozen)

Herbs hanging in my window:

  • Mint
  • Basil
  • Dill
  • Parsley (in cupboard, actually)


More Fun Discoveries.

Source: Cheap receipts and hints on cookery; collected for distribution amongst the Irish peasantry in 1847.

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