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March 24th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

There was some very cute in some cases recipes for Fruits, and in other, just a touch odd to me. Clearly there was regular picking and eating of fruit in season, there was also canning of fruit, jams and Jellies, … Continue reading

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March 23th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

One of the things that was still available was beans.. It would have been a filling side dish, a way to get away from bread, a nice way to have a meal without a potato and always a great way … Continue reading

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March 22th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

We are going to talk Puddings today.. and as luck would have it, they did make a barley pudding, which means I can bring my own favorite Barley Pudding recipe and photo into play. Recipe-Creamy Barley Pudding This is best … Continue reading

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March 21th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

Urge everyone to lesson wheat consumption by at least one third though subsitutions- Food Administration Yeast Breads Basic Standard Bread Recipe at the time. 1 cup of water, 1 tbsp. of fat, 1 tsp of salt, 1 tbsp. of either … Continue reading

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March 20th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

Can you believe it, its Friday again.. and that means Fish! Oyster Pie 40 Oysters, 2 hard cooked eggs, pinch of salt, tsp of parsley, tsp of chopped onion, 2 cups of oyster liquor and water, 3 tsp of flour … Continue reading

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March 19th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

Their Hedge Row Picking would be our foraging and it was allowed with rules in place for those that could get out to their local farmers area but I imagine that the farmers used a fair amount of it themselves. … Continue reading

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March 18th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

As I had a new litter of wee buns in the hutch, talking about rabbits seems like a great idea. http://www.1900s.org.uk/1940s50s-livestock.htm Why keeping rabbits was so worthwhile Rabbits are very good at reproduction all the year round. so those families … Continue reading

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March 17th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

Happy St. Paddies Day! Is it any wonder that I am going to post a Irish Stew Recipe from the wartime. One pound Mutton, wipe and cut and cover with cold water (remember that back in the day, the meat … Continue reading

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March 16th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

Sometimes there had to be treats, near as I can tell Chocolate was a big thing in the day, everyone appears to be allowed a certain limited amount of a Chocolate bar.. But today, we are going to do Cookies, … Continue reading

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March 15th- The Canadian Wartime Recipe Challenge 2015

So we are going to offer a number of recipe today that use other grains then Wheat..  All recipes come from recipes books that say they are wartime recipes Southern Spoon Bread Scald 1 pint of milk, and pour it … Continue reading

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