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To Make Cast creame

This is an excerpt from The Good Housewife's Jewell
(England, 1596)
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To make cast creame. Take milke as it commeth from the cow, a quarte of lesse, and put thereto rawe yolkes of egges temper the milke and the egges together, then sette the same vppon a chafingdish and stirre it that it curde not, and so put suger in it, and it will bee lyke creame of Almondes, when it is boyled thicke enough cast a litle suger on it, & sprinkle Rosewater thereupon, and so serue it.


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