Unusual Ways to Serve Tomatoes in 1920

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, Indiana July 10 1920, page 6 Tomato Toast Cut ripe tomatoes into cubes, carefully keeping any juice that drips from them. Heat the juice, add to a white sauce made of blended butter and flour and milk. Place slices of toast on a platter, pour this hot sauce overContinue reading “Unusual Ways to Serve Tomatoes in 1920”

Canning Season is in Full Sway in 1920

Bakersfield Californian, Bakersfield, California July 05 1920, page 3 Mrs. M. A. Toland, who has had years of experience with fruits, tells of a delicious fig preserve which she is making. Her recipe calls: 7 lbs figs 5 lbs sugar 1 pint vinegar Cook slowly until juice is thick and syrupy. Whole cinnamon and clovesContinue reading “Canning Season is in Full Sway in 1920”

Tested Tomato Recipes in 1920

Sandusky Register, Sandusky, Ohio June 27 1920, page 18 By Mary Lee Swann, The Well-Known Writer and Lecturer on Cooking Tomato and Celery Relish Finely chop 1 onion, 1 large green or red sweet pepper, 1 large bunch of celery and 1 1/2 pint tomatoes. Add 2/3 cup mild vinegar, 1 clove, 2 allspice berries,Continue reading “Tested Tomato Recipes in 1920”

Sister Mary’s Kitchen in 1920

Quincy Daily Herald, Quincy, Illinois June 12 1920, page 9 In the kitchen of her own home Sister Mary cooks daily for a family of four adults. She brought to her kitchen an understanding of the chemistry of cooking, gained from study of domestic science in a state university. Consequently the advice she offers isContinue reading “Sister Mary’s Kitchen in 1920”

Mayonnaise Dressing in 1920

Wakefield Advocate, Wakefield, Michigan June 5 1920, page 21 Mayonnaise Dressing 1 egg yolk 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon mustard cayenne 1 tablespoon corn oil salt lemon juice or vinegar Beat the yolk of one egg in a deep bowl, set in ice water, add one-half teaspoon of salt, one-quarter teaspoonful of mustard, a fewContinue reading “Mayonnaise Dressing in 1920”