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The new art of cookery, made plain and easy; Which far exceeds any thing of the kind ever yet published; being enriched with a great variety of receipts from the best treatises on this subject. Containing, I. Of roasting and boiling flesh meat, as well as poultry. II. Of made dishes. III. Of ragous. IV. Of fricasees. V. Of Hashes. VI. Of soups and rich gravies. VII. Of soups for fast days. VIII. Of things necessary for the sick. IX. Of dressing of fish; the sauces for; and how to dress a turtle. X. Of collaring and potting. XI. Of pies of fruit, and a variety of pastes for. XII. Of pies of savoury meat. XIII. Of puddings and dumplings. XIV. Of sweetmeats and other decorations for the table. XV. Of the different plummeries and blanc mange. XVI. Of whips and syllabubs. XVII. Of preserves, jellies and jams. XVIII. Of creams, custards, torts, and cheese-cakes. XIX. Of cakes, as well plumb, seed, and saffron, &c. XX. Of macaroons, Naple's biscuits, and cheese-cakes. XXI. Of little savoury dishes, fit for supper, the sides or corners of the table. XXII. Of salting and preserving beef, pork, and making hams. XXIII. Of pickling, making catchup, vinegar, and the India pickle. XXIV. Of the different wines made of fruit. XXV. Of the use of still, and distilling of the different waters, and making meade. XXVI. Of making bread, well with yeast as leavening. XXVII. Of brewing ... drink. XXVIII. A list of the season thro' the year. XXIX. New ... of fare two course, as they are be laid on the table. XXX. Washes and salves for the skin, &c. XXXI. Some valuable physical receipts. With the addition of a variety of original receipts never before published. The representation of the frame for doing things by the steam; and the new contrivance of boiling kettles and other culinary vessels. By. H. Glasse.

Glasse, Hannah, 1708-1770.
M.DCC.LXXIII. [1773]

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Dublin : Printed by John Exshaw, in Dame-Street, M.DCC.LXXIII. [1773]

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viii,464,[40]p. : ill. ; 12⁰.

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ESTC T206028



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