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The Gentlewoman's Companion: or, A Guide to the Female Sex, an electronic edition

by Hannah Woolley [Woolley, Hannah, fl. 1670]

date: 1675
source publisher: Printed by A. Maxwell for Edward Thomas
collection: Early Modern through the 18th Century

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Florentines on Paste, or without Paste.

Take a Leg of Mutton or Veal, shave it into thin slices, and mingle it with some sweet Herbs, as sweet Marjoram, Time, Savory, Parsley and Rosemary; being minced very small, a Clove of Garlick, some beaten Nutmeg, Pepper, a minced Onion, some grated Mancher, and three or four yolks of raw Eggs, mix all together with a little Salt, some thin slices of interlarded Bacon, lay the Meat round the Dish, on a sheet of Paste, or in the Dish without Paste; being baked, stick Bay leaves round the Dish.