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Recipes for Biscuits, Rolls, and Small Cakes

RAISED BISCUIT.  MRS. M. A. MOORHEAD. One pint sweet milk, one half cup butter, one tablespoonful sugar, onetablespoonful yeast, a little salt, whites of two eggs beaten stiff.Make the sponge at supper time.  At bed time, work in flour to Read More

Recipes for Canned Fruits and Jellies

CANNED FRUIT AND JELLIES. “Will’t please your honor, taste of these conserves?”                                                         –Shakespeare CANNED FRUIT IN GENERAL.  MRS. F. E. BLAKE. For peaches, for instance, set on the stove a kettle of coldwater–just enough so the can will not tip Read More

Recipes for Cakes

CAKES. “With weights and measures just and true,Oven of even heat,Well buttered tins and quiet nerves,Success will be complete.” In making cake, the ingredients used should be of the bestquality–the flour super-fine, and always sifted; the butter fresh andsweet, and Read More