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Medieval Monday - Powder Fort

A medieval spice mix recipe found on Let Hem Boyle

The girl who runs Let Hem Boyle writes: Powder Fort also called powder forte, poudour fort, strong powder. 120 more words


Homemade Sauerkraut

I have been trying to explore different ways that I can make my own foods that are nutritious and cheap on the boat when I stubbled upon a 1700’s recipe for sauerkraut that was simply perfect.   477 more words


Free Historic Cook Books On The Net - Part 1

A lot of the recipes found on blogs featuring historic recipes are found in these free books found on the net. The books on Google Books are not downloadable and has to be read on Google’s pages, but the books on archive.org can be downloaded in pdf and other formats. 102 more words


Twelfth Night Lambswool Recipe

Hello, beer-lovers!

We hope you had a happy and restful holiday season! If you’re still yearning for festivity and good cheer, don’t worry! Today is Twelfth Night – that is, the twelfth day of Christmas. 277 more words

Black Creek Pioneer Village

Eating Wild Game Birds

It’s not to everyone’s taste, but for those who have the taste nothing else will satisfy. We’re talking about wild game birds.

Our Wild Scottish Game Birds… 312 more words

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Historical Cooking, Week 6: Fried Snails

This week Sean is brave enough to attempt a fried snail dish from our recipe book – the complete manuscript is available for viewing on our… 537 more words

Manuscript Collection