Mrs. Beeton’s Fish

This week's pictures are from Mrs. Beeton's All-About Cookery which was first published in 1861.  My copy of this cookbook is most likely from the 1930s, as much to my chagrin, I can't seem to find a official date.  The only clues I have are the advertisements inside as well as one written recipe that … Continue reading Mrs. Beeton’s Fish

A Collection of Cakes

  For this week's vintage food picture, I decided to do a collection of cakes from different cookbooks throughout the years.  Somehow I thought this would be a little quicker than writing a few paragraphs about one picture.  I was wrong.  I think it actually took longer.  Silly little me...... Top Row 1- Chocolate Checkerboard … Continue reading A Collection of Cakes