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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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Cut your Beef, fat and lean, into Gobbets, as big as a Pullets Egg, and put them into a pot or Pipkin with some Carrots cut into pieces as big as a Walnut, some whole Onions, some Parsnips, large Mace, a saggot of sweet herbs, Salt, Pepper, Cloves, with as much water and wine as will cover them, let them thus stew three hours.