Tag Archives: simple food

Simple Apple Pudding

So I haven’t found much about soldiers doing boiled puddings yet, but there is a piece in Joseph Plum Martin’s book about soldiers coming and stealing a woman’s food, including her pudding, bag and all. There are many period recipes … Continue reading

Advertisement

Posted in Bread, Historic Cooking, Ingredients, Recipe, Video | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Salt Pork Soup

So today we’re going to take a common soldiers ration and we’re going to turn it into a soup. As the foundation of our soup we’re going to use salt pork.which we have prepared in an 18th century manner. 6 Pints Boiling … Continue reading

Posted in 18th Century Cooking, Historic Cooking, Ingredients, Recipe, Video | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Puddings in Haste!

In the 18th century, puddings were once a culinary staple of much of the western world. Many types existed but most called for long cooking times. Hasty puddings (or as they were often called “puddings in haste”) became popular for … Continue reading

Posted in 18th Century Cooking, Historic Cooking, Video | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments