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Put oven on to 180°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4Weigh ingredients and put into bowl with vanilla essenceBreak eggs and put into same bowl Beat all together very well until smooth and...
Healthiness: (39 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (39 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (39 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (39 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (39 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (39 votes)
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Apple and Carrot Muffins
Pre-heat the oven to Gas 4 /180 C / 350FIn the first bowl, sift the flours, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and gingerIn the second bowl, add the first 7...
Healthiness: (34 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (34 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (34 votes)

Blackberry Muffins
Preheat the oven to 200ºC/400ºf/Gas Mark 6, put muffin cases into the holes in a bun tinCream together the butter and sugar in a large bowl using an electric whisk or...
Healthiness: (74 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (74 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (74 votes)
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Boiled Egg and Soldiers
So, for boiled eggs and soldiers the first thing you need is some eggs! Half fill a saucepan with cold water and place it on the hob on quite a high heatso the...

History Cookbook
Boiled Egg with Soldiers  (Postwar / Modern)
Half fill a small pan with cold water. Gently put in your whole, raw eggBring the water to the boil. As soon as it begins to boil, time your egg for 3 minutes (3- minutes makes a...
Healthiness: (15 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (15 votes)

History Cookbook
Bread  (Tudors)
Sift the flour into the bowl, add the salt. Rub in the lardMix in the dried yeast and make a well (hollow) in the centre Add the tepid water and stir in. Work the mixture...

Breakfast Bars
Put the oil and the honey into a saucepan and heat gently until the honey has meltedRemove from the heat and stir in all the remaining ingredientsPress the mixture into a...
Healthiness: (62 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (62 votes)

History Cookbook
Breakfast Cakes  (Edwardians and WW1)
Preheat the oven to quite hot (190c)Grease a baking sheetSieve the flour, baking powder and salt together Stir in the sugarWhisk the egg well Add...
Healthiness: (22 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (22 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (22 votes)

History Cookbook
Burstin and Milk  (Prehistoric)
Put the barley meal in a pan. (as you are unlikely to have a quern or grinding stone, use a food processor to grind the pearl barley to make a coarse meal) Bulgar wheat will also...
Healthiness: (15 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (15 votes)

Diwali Spiced Orange Drink
1. Pour the orange juice into a jug 2. Grate the ginger and crush it in a garlic press to squeeze the juice out into the jug (throw away the ginger pulp) 3. Add the saffron to the jug
Healthiness: (17 votes) Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (17 votes)Healthiness: 4.6 out of 5 (17 votes)

Eggy Bread
1.Turn the stove on, pour a little oil (5ml/1 teaspoon) into a frying pan and heat the pan until hot 2. Break the eggs in to a bowl and beat with a whisk or fork 3. Soak the bread in the...
Healthiness: (139 votes) Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (139 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (139 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (139 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (139 votes)Healthiness: 4.7 out of 5 (139 votes)

History Cookbook
Fig Jam  (Victorians)
Wash the figs and cut off the stemsPlace in large pan and mash with a potato masherAdd the sugar, stir and put on a low heat until the sugar has dissolvedIncrease...
Healthiness: (29 votes) Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.4 out of 5 (29 votes)

French Toast
Crack an egg into a dishAdd milk and optional spices or extractWhisk with a forkDip and cover bread with egg mixtureWarm up pan with oilPlace...
Healthiness: (6 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (6 votes)

Fruity Porridge
Mix the oats, cranberries, apricots in a large bowl.Stir in the apple juice.Cover and put in the fridge overnight.In the morning, share the mixture between 4...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 4.4 out of 5 (5 votes)

History Cookbook
Ful Medames  (Prehistoric)
Put the fresh or soaked beans into a saucepan with water and cook until tender (1-2 hrs)Meanwhile, chop or crush the garlic, squeeze the lemon and chop the parsleyWhen the...
Healthiness: (14 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (14 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (14 votes)

Grilled Grapefruit
If you have an electric grill, put it on to get hot.  Carefully cut the grapefruit in halfSprinkle both halves with sugar and place under a hot grill for 2 minutes...
Healthiness: (8 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (8 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (8 votes)

Honey shredded wheat
Stuff the shredded wheat with honey.Put it on a plate, arrange the apple, in sticks, around it.Dot the peices of banana arond the plate.Arrange the strawberries on...
Healthiness: (2 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (2 votes)

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Kedgeree  (Victorians)
Place the eggs into a pan of cold water and bring to the boilSimmer for ten minutes then place in cold water and leave to coolWhen cool remove shells and roughly...
Healthiness: (38 votes) Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (38 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (38 votes)

History Cookbook
Lemon Curd  (Victorians)
Whisk the eggs in a large panGrate the zest of the 4 lemons into the whisked egg, then add the lemon juiceAdd the sugar and cornflourMake sure the butter is at room...
Healthiness: (48 votes) Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (48 votes)Healthiness: 4 out of 5 (48 votes)

Orange Marmalade
Carefully slice the oranges in half Squeeze out the juice and the pips and throw away (or you could drink the juice) Chop the orange halves into medium sized pieces and...
Healthiness: (5 votes) Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (5 votes)Healthiness: 3 out of 5 (5 votes)

Pancakes
Mix the flour and salt in a bowl Make a small hollow and break the egg into it Mix until you have a paste Add the milk a little at a time, whisking...
Healthiness: (54 votes) Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)Healthiness: 3.1 out of 5 (54 votes)

Parsley Scrambled Eggs
Break the eggs into a mixing bowl Add the milk, salt and pepper Beat the eggs just enough to break up yolks and whites Add the chopped parsley Melt the...
Healthiness: (20 votes) Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (20 votes)Healthiness: 4.1 out of 5 (20 votes)

History Cookbook
Pineapple and Rhubarb Marmalade  (Edwardians and WW1)
Cut a fresh pineapple into small chunksPlace in a pan and cook in its own juice until tenderCut double the quantity of rhubarb to the amount of pineapple you have and stew...
Healthiness: (11 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (11 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (11 votes)

History Cookbook
Porridge  (Prehistoric)
Bring the water to the boil and add the saltGradually sprinkle in the oatmeal, stirring well Boil gently for 20-30 minutes depending on how coarse the oatmeal...
Healthiness: (29 votes) Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (29 votes)Healthiness: 3.7 out of 5 (29 votes)

Power Bars
Pre-heat oven to 180°C/350°f/Gas Mark 4 Melt together the butter, sugar, golden syrup and salt in a saucepan Mix all the dry ingredients together in a bowl and stir...
Healthiness: (19 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (19 votes)

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Reconstituted Egg on Toast  (World War 2)
Mix the reconstituted egg with a little waterPlace a small amount of fat in a pan Place the reconstituted egg in the pan and heat gentlyAfter a couple of minutes...
Healthiness: (209 votes) Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (209 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (209 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (209 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (209 votes)Healthiness: 3.5 out of 5 (209 votes)

Rhubarb and Orange Compote
Wash and trim the rhubarb then chop into 2 cm (1 inch) pieces Cut the zest and pith from the oranges with a serrated knife, then cut the fruits in half lengthways and remove the...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (16 votes)

Shavuot Cheese Blintzes
Combine eggs, water (or water and milk), salt and flour in that order Heat a small amount of oil in a small frying pan Pour in just enough batter to make a very thin pancake...
Healthiness: (7 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)
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Shri- Khand - Saffron Spiced Yoghurt (Hindu Cooking)
In a small cup or bowl, soak the strands of saffron in 2 teaspoons of hot waterLet them soak for at least ½ an hour  Then crush them with the back of a...
Healthiness: (9 votes) Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)Healthiness: 3.3 out of 5 (9 votes)

Summer Holiday Lemon Granita
Place the sugar, lemon rind and juice, lemongrass stalk in a pan with 150ml (¼ pint) water Heat gently, stirring until the sugar dissolves then simmer gently for five...
Healthiness: (7 votes) Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)Healthiness: 2.9 out of 5 (7 votes)

Tasty Winter Porridge
Place the porridge oats into a pan with the milk and apple juice; cook over a high heat, stirring all the time When the porridge starts to thicken, turn the heat down and stir in the...
Healthiness: (16 votes) Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (16 votes)Healthiness: 3.9 out of 5 (16 votes)

Tomato and Apple Jam
Put the tomatoes and apples in a large pan with the lemon juice and gently cook on a low heat until the fruit turns into a pulp mixure Add the sugar and bring gently to the boil...
Healthiness: (10 votes) Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)Healthiness: 3.6 out of 5 (10 votes)

Winter Smoothie
Put the carrots, apple, orange, beetroot, celery and kale into the juicer Blend until smooth Serve in a glass straight away
Healthiness: (28 votes) Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (28 votes)Healthiness: 4.2 out of 5 (28 votes)


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