Domestic Economy and Bliss in 1877

The Bargain Salmon. Delightful story of domestic mishaps from 1877. Lesson: Don't deceive your wife! Source: Common Sense Papers on Cookery, 1877 - check it out here. More Fun Discoveries Stewed Squirrels Recipe ~1886 Salted Almonds ~1897 Dish of Snow, Whipt Cream ~1866    

Common Sense Papers on Cookery Overview

  Introduction: Common Sense Papers on Cookery. The introduction in Common Sense Papers on Cookery is highly entertaining. The author proclaims: "This work is intended more for the drawing room than the kitchen..." what a way to sell a cookbook to the genteel middle class! Introduction: The cookbook is actually written from a series of... Continue Reading →

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