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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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Take a quart of Cream, two handfuls of Rice-flower, | | 151 and a quarter of a pound of Sugar, mmingle the Flower and Sugar very well together, and put it in the Cream, then beat the yolk of an Egg with a little Rosewater; put it to the Cream and stir them all together, set it over a quick fire, and keep it continually stirring till it be as thick as Pap.