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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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Fake a pottle of Oysters, being parboiled in their own liquor, bread and dry them, then season them with large Mace, whole Pepper, a little beaten Ginger, salt, Butter, and Marrow, then close and bake it, then make a Lear with White-wine, Oyster-liquor, and one Onion; boil these with a pound of Butter, minced Lemon, and a faggot of sweet herbs, and liquor the Pye therewith.