Cornichons, tarte au cochon, crème de citron, tête de gnochon.

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Voulez-vous me dire comment je suis passée de ne trouver AUCUNE recette intéressante dans le livre American Cookery par Amelia Simmons à ...
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Diet Bread

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I was surprised to see a recipe for "Diet Bread" in Amelia Simmons' American Cookery. After all, in the late eighteenth c...
Posted by : Kathleen Gudmundsson
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The Historical Cooking Project is Going to the CHA!

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As you may have noticed, The Historical Cooking Project has begun to publish guest posts from food scholars and other historical food blo...
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The Historical Cooking Project is Going to the Berks!

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The Berkshire Conference on the History of Women is in Canada for the first time ever! Since 1973 women historians have gathered every thre...
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A Second Declaration of Independence: "American Cookery" and the Commencement of American Cuisine

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In 1798, Amelia Simmons wrote : "American Cookery, or the art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables, and the best modes o...
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L'homard Clarence ... à Willie à Octave de l'autre bord du 'tchai

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« Peux-tu croire qu'y'en a y'une qui m'a demandé pour la terre pis la mer?"exclame une serveuse de Shédiac à une a...
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Les restes - Meringues Mocaccino, post-Escoffier

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Lorsque j'ai déménagé seule au Québec deux ans passés, après avoir vécu en couple pendant plus de 6 ans, un de mes plus grands dé...
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Poires Belle-Hélène: To poach or not to poach?

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In the last few months before I started my master's degree, I worked as a crêpe-maker. Beyond the wages, this job was beneficial fo...
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Guest Post: Tea Time for Beauty, A Barley Infusion

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Both women and men throughout the history of the world have sacrificed their health, bodies, and wellness in the pursuit of beauty. F...
Posted by : Alex Ketchum
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