Classic Cook Books: Seventeenth Century

Classic Cook Books: Seventeenth Century

by Hannah Wolley

NOOK Book(eBook)

$0.99
Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
Want a NOOK ? Explore Now

Overview

Classic Cook Books: Seventeenth Century by Hannah Wolley

English recipes from the 17th century. The first one reads: "1. To make Aqua Mirabilis a very delicate way. Take three Pints of Sack, three Pints of White Wine, one quart of the
Spirit of Wine, one quart of the juice of Celandine leaves, of Melilot-flowers, Cardamum-seeds, Cubebs, Galingale, Nutmegs, Cloves, Mace, Ginger, two Drams of each; bruise them, and mix them with the Wine and Spirits, let it stand all night in the Still, not an Alembeck, but a common Still, close stopped with Rye Paste; the next morning make a slow fire in the Still, and all the while it is stilling, keep a wet Cloth about the neck of the Still, and put so much white Sugar Candy as you think fit into the Glass where it drops."

Product Details

BN ID: 2940000748084
Publisher: B&R Samizdat Express
Publication date: 09/01/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 752 KB

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews