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How Was Chocolate Made in the 18th Century?
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Beef Collops and Ale Bread (18th Century Style)
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Fried Catfish (18th Century Style)
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Fish House Punch
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Beef Collops and Ale Bread (18th Century Style)

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Learn the classic and delicious 18th century recipe for beef collops and ale bread!

BEEF COLLOPS RECIPE:
2 lbs. Beef (London Broil or sirloin) sliced about 1/4" thick
Nutmeg
½ medium shredded onion
1 tsp. lemon peel, grated fine
Sweet herbs (parsley, marjoram, thyme, and tarragon), tied together for easy removal
Salt and Pepper to taste
1 Tbs. butter, formed into a ball flour

Source: Carter, Susanna. The Frugal Housewife; or, Complete Woman Cook, London, J. Harris.

ALE BREAD RECIPE:

Take three cups of self-rising flour, a little sugar, and eight ounces of English ale. Mix all together well. Pour in molds and bake in a moderate oven, a quarter of an hour will bake it.

In the past, we’ve just make this into one rounded loaf and baked it in a pie pan – it might take as long as ½ hour to cook prepared that way, depending on your coals.

Recipe from Chippokes Plantation

For more 18th Century recipes, visit: http://www.mountvernon.org/recipes/

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Making Chocolate in the 18th Century
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George Washington's FAVORITE Breakfast: Hoecakes
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1:01
How To Make Your Own Cheese!
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1:09
Dyeing Wool & T-Shirts the 18th Century Way!
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Recipe For homemade Butter!
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Fish House Punch
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George Washington's Gristmill: The Oliver Evans System
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How To Make 18th Century Ice Cream
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18th Century Shad Cooking
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Lace in the 18th Century
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Sarah Woodyard Sowing Lace
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