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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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Marinated Mullet, Bace, Gurnet, or Rochet.

Take a gallon of White-wine-Vinegar, a quart | | 138 of fair water, a good handful of Bay-leaves, as much Rosemary, and a quarter of a pound of beaten Pepper, put these together, and let them boil fostly, season it with Salt, then fry your Fish in the Best Sallet-oyl; this done, put the Fish in an earthen Vessel or Barrel, lay the Bay-leaves and Rosemary between every layer of the Fish, and pour the broth upon it; when it is cold, close up the Vessel.