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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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| | 145 Boil fair water in a Skillet, put to it grated bread or cakes, good store of Currans, Mace, and whole Cinamon; being almost boil'd, and in different thick, put in some Sack or White-wine, Sugar, and some strained yolks of Eggs. Otherways, with sliced Bread, Water, Currans, and Mace; and being well boiled, put to it some Sugar, White-wine, and Butter.