Tomato jelly recipe.
Take half a tin of tomatoes, place in saucepan with a tablespoon of dried vegetables, a bay leaf, salt, and pepper. Boil for fifteen minutes. Add half an once of dissolved gelatine, stir in well, then strain and put into small cups or a mould. This is very good served with cold meat.
I’m so excited – I’ve just published my first collection of vintage recipes!!
I’ve adapted fifty old recipes for pickles and preserves so that they can be followed by modern cooks more easily. Some of the recipes in their original text can be found here on my blog, but if you want to see easier cooking instructions and measurements, check out my new e-book:
Lemon jelly recipe.
Dissolve one pound of sugar in three gills of water, add the juice of two oranges and two lemons, boil about ten minutes.Mix four ounces of cornflour with a little water,and add it to the juice; bring to boil, and pour into mould, and leave in a cool place till set.