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20 Cheese Timbales

(May.), (365 Luncheon Dishes)
Make a sauce with 2 tablespoonfuls each of butter and flour and half a cup each of thin cream, white stock and milk. Melt in this half a pound of grated cheese, add a dash of salt and paprika and pour over three whole eggs and the yolks of 4 beaten until a spoonful can be taken up. Turn into buttered timbale moulds and bake standing in a pan of hot w


Filling For Mocha Tart

(Cakes, Cookies, Tarts, Etc.), (The Suffrage Cook Book)
3/4 pint cream well whipped, to which add 1 1/2 tablespoons mocha extract. Sugar to taste. Ice top with boiled icing flavored with one tablespoon of mocha extract.


French Prune Souffle.

(Foreign Dishes), (365 Foreign Dishes)
Boil a calf's tongue in salted water until tender; skin and slice thin. Then heat 2 tablespoonfuls of butter; add 1 chopped onion; stir in 1 tablespoonful of flour until brown; add 2 cups of the water in which the tongue was cooked, 1/4 cup of seeded raisins, a few cloves, 1 bay-leaf, 1/4 cup of vinegar, and 1/2 teaspoonful of paprica. Let all boil well; the


Rice And Raisin Pudding

(Desserts.), (The Golden Age Cook Book)
Soak the raisins, seed them and stew a little, and follow the same recipe.


Pot Roast

(Beverages), (The Community Cook Book)
Have the butcher bone and roll three pounds of beef rump; dredge it well with salt, pepper and flour and brown it on all sides in a frying pan with a little of the fat from the meat. Put the meat, three cups of boiling water, one bay leaf, one small onion, salt and pepper, two small carrots, two sprigs parsley, one-half teaspoon celery seed, a little


Stewed Carrots French Style

(Vegetables.), (The Cookery Blue Book)
Take 2 bunches French carrots, clean and trim; put in a saucepan with salt, pepper, 1 teacup of water, 2 tablespoons of butter, 8 lumps of sugar, cover and boil for half an hour. Then remove the lid and place where they will simmer slowly till all the water has cooked away, leaving nothing but the butter.


Almond Cream

(Confectionary.), (The Lady's Own Cookery Book)
Beat half a pound of fine almonds, blanched in cold water, very fine, with orange-flower water. Take a quart of cream boiled, cooled, and sweetened; put the almonds into it by degrees, and when they are well mixed strain it through canvass, squeezing it very well. Then stir it over the fire until it thickens; if you like it richly perfumed, add one g


Fish

(Belgian), (The Belgian Cook-book)
Take four pounds of beef--there is a cut near the neck that is suitable for this recipe. Cut the meat in small pieces (square) and fry them in a pan. In another pan put a piece of refined fat and fry in it five big onions that you have finely chopped. When these are well browned, add to them the meat, sprinkling in also pepper, salt, mixed herbs. Cover all w


Tomata Sauce No 2

(Sauces.), (The Lady's Own Cookery Book)
Take twelve or fifteen tomatas, ripe and red; cut them in half, and squeeze out all the water and seeds; add capsicums, and two or three table-spoonfuls of beef gravy; set them on a slow fire or stove, for an hour, till melted; rub them through a tamis into a clean stewpan, with a little white pepper and salt; then simmer for a few minutes. The French


Irish Pancakes.

(Foreign Dishes), (365 Foreign Dishes)
Beat 3 yolks of eggs with 1 tablespoonful of sugar; add 1/2 cup of finely chopped suet, 1/2 cup of currants, 1/2 teaspoonful of salt and a little nutmeg. Sift 1 cup of flour with 1 heaping teaspoonful of baking-powder; mix well with the beaten whites of the eggs. Make into dumplings the size of an egg; let steam. Serve hot with lemon sauce.



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