Ingredients,–An ounce of butter, a teaspoonful of Swiss milk, and two teaspoonfuls of Cadbury’s cocoa.
Method.–Melt the milk and butter in a tin, add the cocoa, and mix all three together.Have ready a pan of boiling water, put a plate over, and place the tin on the plate for twenty minutes. Let cool, and cut into bars. Enough for four ounces of chocolate.
Swiss Roll Cake
Beat up two eggs with two ounces of castor sugar, add four ounces of flour lightly,and mix in a teaspoonful of baking powder. Line a greased yorkshire pudding tin with paper, melt a small piece of butter, and brush the paper all over with it. Pour the cake mixture in, and bake it in a quick oven for about ten minutes. Turn it on to paper sprinkled with castor sugar. Mix two tablespoonfuls of raspberry jam with one tablespoonful of hot water, spread this over, and roll up quickly.
Take the weight of two eggs in flour and castor sugar. Beat the eggs and sugar together until thick and creamy. Gradually add the flour, previously sifted, and a few drops of lemon flavouring. Mix very lightly. Butter some small tins, and dredge with castor sugar. Drop a teaspoonful into each tin.
One pound of flour, half a pound of margarine, six ounces of sugar, a teacupful of milk, a pinch of salt, the rind of one lemon, and a tablespoonful of egg- substitute powder. Cream the margarine, add the sugar, grated lemon rind, and flour, moistening the whole with milk, lastly, add the egg powder. Beat all together, and put in a well greased tin, and bake in a moderate oven for a little over an hour.
Strawberry Sherbet Recipe.
Mash enough strawberries to make one pint of juice, add one pound of sugar, allow to stand until the sugar is dissolved. Then add the juice of one lemon and water to taste. Add juice after straining through fine muslin, and add more sugar if necessary.
Vegetable Curry 1916.
Take the remains of any cold vegetables, and cut into pieces, and fry in hot dripping in which curry powder has been mixed, also some salt. Add a sliced onion,and brown.Then pour into the pan half a pint of gravy or milk. Simmer for ten minutes, and just before dishing up squeeze the juice of a lemon into a pan. Serve with a border of well boiled rice.
A Cheap Vegetarian Recipe.
Take one vegetable marrow, two large tomatoes one onion, one ounce of butter, pepper and salt. Slice the onion and tomatoes, and fry in butter. When done, put in the marrows, cut into dice, add a little water, pepper and salt, and stew till marrow is tender. Serve hot.