Monthly Archives: June 2012

Day181 White Cookies

It is time to refill the cookie jar. I will have assorted workmen in my house next week as they start to put my damaged home back together. I find the offer of cookies helps smooth things along the way. … Continue reading

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Day 180 Roulades of Veal

There are more than 12 recipes in the 1906 Berlin Cook Book that use veal and it is time I stopped avoiding these dishes. I don’t think I’ve ever eaten veal. Veal would be easily available at this time of … Continue reading

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Day 179 Cheese Sandwiches

I selected a very simple recipe today as I’m not feeling well. The recipe, contributed by Mrs. M. Roos, for Cheese Sandwiches in the 1906 Berlin Cook Book requires very little time or effort. There are several recipes in the … Continue reading

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Day 178 Lemon Pie

I decided to try making one of the recipes for Lemon Pie in the 1906 Berlin Cook Book and chose Mrs. Oscar Rumpel’s recipe since it required just one lemon. The directions are very sparse in this recipe but typically … Continue reading

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Day 177 Feather Cake

My kitchen is once again chaotic. This is the final location for electrical upgrades and I came home to find my fridge in the middle of the room, piles of things from my cupboards sitting on the floor and other … Continue reading

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Day 176 Claret Punch

Today’s recipe from the 1906 Berlin Cook Book has a celebratory feel. I am making Claret Punch¬†using Mrs. H. D. McKellar’s¬†recipe. I considered making strawberry short cake with my remaining strawberries but I still have some of yesterday’s strawberry pudding … Continue reading

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Day 175 Strawberry Pudding

Strawberries were plentiful at the Kitchener Market so I can make Strawberry Pudding today. This pudding is not the cold type I’ve been making lately nor the steamed type I was making during the cold weather. Lottie Rittinger contributed the … Continue reading

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