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To Make Strong broth For Sicke Men

This is an excerpt from The Good Housewife's Jewell
(England, 1596)
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To make strong broth for sicke men. Take a pound of almonds and blanche them, and beat them in a morter very fine, then take the braines of a capon and beat with it, then put into it a litle cream, nd make it to drawe through a strayner, then set it on the fire in a dish, and season it with rose water and suger, and stirre it.


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