Tag: U. F. SEFFNER;

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 Breads

BREAD. “The very staff of life; the comfort of the husband; the pride of thewife.” DRY YEAST.  MRS. W. H. ECKHART. A large handful of hops put into one quart of water; cover, and letboil five minutes; strain over one 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

Recipes for Pies

PIES. “Who dare deny the truth, there’s poetry in pie?”                                                         –Longfellow.There are plenty of women capable of choosing good husbands (or, ifnot good when chosen, of making them good); yet these same women maybe ignorant on the subject of making Read More

Recipes with Meats

MEATS. “What say you to a piece of beef and mustard?”                                                        –SHAKESPEARE. ACCOMPANIMENTS.  MRS. DELL DE WOLFE. With roast beef, tomato sauce, grated horseradish, mustard, cranberrysauce, pickles. With roast pork, apple sauce and cranberry sauce. With roast veal, tomato sauce, Read More

Recipes for Fowl And Game

FOWL AND GAME. “And then to breakfast with what appetite you have.”                                                        –SHAKESPEARE. ACCOMPANIMENTS FOR FOWLS. With boiled fowls, bread sauce, onion sauce, lemon sauce, cranberrysauce, jellies, and cream sauce. With roast turkey, cranberry sauce, currant jelly. With boiled turkey, Read More

Recipes for Soups

The best soups are made with a blending of many flavors.  Don’t beafraid of experimenting with them.  Where you make one mistake youwill be surprised to find the number of successful varieties you canproduce.  If you like a spicy flavor, Read More