Tagged: Mrs Dora Rea’s Cookery Book

Cookery Advert, 1910

A beautiful old advert for cookers and pans, from the very excellent Mrs Dora Rea’s Cookery Book, 1910. Incidentally, a descendant of Mrs Rea’s has been in touch to correct my joke about Dora...

How to Cook Vegetables, 1930

Some possibly useful information on how to cook vegetables from The Essex Cookery Book, 1930. I’ve never heard of the dark/light theory of cooking vegetables. Vegetables grown in the dark should be cooked in...