Category Archives: Cookbook Collecting

Elderberry wine

Put 3 gallons of water over the fire. Let boil then add 9 lb of white sugar. When this boils, add the white of one egg, well beaten. Let boil about 5 minutes then strain the white of egg off. … Continue reading

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Babies love Pet Milk!
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Cook Until Done: Evolution of the Recipe

In the early days of cookbooks, recipes were more art than science and contained helpful instructions like “cook until done.” How did we get here from there?
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Collecting Vintage Cookbooks

Vintage cookbook subgenres provide cooks and collectors with a wide variety of themes to choose from!
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