D'Ascanio's Famous Recipes
Antique Recipes

D’Ascanio’s Famous Recipes: Shuddoon

D'Ascanio's Famous Recipes: Shuddoon: I've read a lot of cookbooks, but I've never heard of this dish before. Have you? I wish there was a picture, because I'm not sure what the shuddoon (plural?) are supposed to look like. They sound delicious! From D'Ascanio's Famous…
Williamsburg Art of Cookery, 1939
Antique Recipes

1804 Pancake Recipe, Wmsburg Art of Cookery

1804 Pancake Recipe from Williamsburg Art of Cookery, 1939, our last pancake recipe in honor of National Pancake Day!   Yes, we have a first edition, leather-bound copy of the 1938 cookbook.  You can see it here:  https://vintagecookbook.com/product/williamsburg-art-of-cookery-leather-1938/ Williamsbury Art of Cooking: First edition, first…
Columbia Cook Book
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Boiled Fish from Columbia Cook Book 1893

Boiled Fish from Columbia Cook Book: Here's Adelaide Hollingsworth's recipe for Boiled Fish from her Columbia Cook Book, published in 1893. You know we have the cookbook. You can see it here: https://www.vintagecookbook.com/product/columbia-cook-book-1895-first-edition/ Columbia Cook Book 1893 First Edition: This is an amazing first edition…
When Mother Lets Us Cook, 1908, 1916
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When Mother Lets Us Cook, 1908, 1916

When Mother Lets Us Cook. This title is enchanting! Read through the other cook book titles in our Kids Cook section. All of them are variations on Cooking is Fun!, trying to convince children that it's fun to cook. This title tells children that cooking…
Famous Recipes for Baker's Chocolate and Breakfast Cocoa, 1928
Antique Recipes

Cocoa Marshmallow Pudding from Famous Recipes for Baker’s Chocolate and Breakfast Cocoa, 1928

Cocoa Marshmallow Pudding from Famous Recipes for Baker's Chocolate and Breakfast Cocoa, 1928: Of course we have the booklet. See it here: https://www.vintagecookbook.com/product/famous-recipes-bakers-chocolate-breakfast-cocoa-1928/ Famous Recipes for Baker’s Chocolate and Breakfast Cocoa, 1928: Advertising booklet by Walter Baker & Co., Inc. of Dorchester, Mass. Tells the…
Buy It 'N Try It
Antique Recipes

Mizutaki, Uosuki

Mizutaki, Uosuki:  Yummy-sounding recipe from Buy It 'N Try It from the Women's Society Tokyo Union Church, 1954, 1973.    See the cookbook here:  https://www.vintagecookbook.com/product/buy-it-n-try-it-japan/ Buy It ‘N Try It, Japan:  Subtitled, Hints on Cooking and Living in Japan, this cookbook was compiled, edited and…
Antique Recipes

Mother Hubbard’s Victory Custard

Mother Hubbard's Victory Custard: Many of the cookbooks published during World War II (1939-1945) had "victory" recipes, that is, recipes that could be made from everyday, inexpensive ingredients during rationing, while the best food was going to the war effort. (Compare to today's wars?) Here…