Recipe for Egg Pone.
Another no-frills recipe from: Cheap receipts and hints on cookery; collected for distribution amongst the Irish peasantry in 1847. As a reminder to our readers, the Irish potato famine occurred between 1845-1852.
The book is filled with recipes using cornmeal and rice. ZERO -0- recipes using potatoes.
Egg pone is a straight-forward, 4 ingredient recipe:
No doubt edible. Probably not half-bad if served with jam.
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