July 21

07-21

Pineapple Cocktails
Broiled Sirloin Steak
Savory Potatoes
Summer Squash
*Tomato Baskets with Peas
Toasterettes
Irish Moss Blanc Mange
Scotch Cookies

In 1914 July 21 was a Tuesday.

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July 20

07-20

Corn Soup
Toasted Triangles
*Ham Mousse
Dressed Cucumbers
Emergency Dinner Biscuits
Watermelon Slices
Lord Baltimore Cake

In 1914 July 20 was a Monday. As is typical, we’re using yesterday’s leftover ham.

Emergency Biscuits are what I would call drop biscuits.

Lord Baltimore Cake is the counterpart to Lady Baltimore Cake. His cake uses the egg yolks left over from the egg whites in her cake.

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July 19

07-19

Iced Mock Consomme
Cold Boiled Ham
Mashed Potatoes
Dinner Rolls
Cucumber Salad
Toasterettes
*Manhattan Pudding
Nut Wafers

In 1914 July 19 was a Sunday.

I’ve found recipes for mock bisque and mock bouillon, but not consommé. Not yet…

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July 16

07-16

*Creamed Fish in Scallop Shells
Rolls
Pan Broiled Lamb Chops
Mashed Potatoes
Green Corn
Steamed Apple Pudding, Foamy Sauce

In 1914 July 16 was a Thursday.

I made the Creamed Fish in Scallop Shells. You can watch the process below!

The verdict was, easy to make, not bad, although a little bland, a good way to use up leftover fish.

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July 14

07-14

*Baked Lobster in Shell
Cold Sliced Boiled Tongue
Gherkins
Dinner Rolls
Sliced Peaches and Cream
Berwick Sponge Cake
Toasted Crackers
Cheese
Café Noir

In 1914 July 14 was a Tuesday.

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July 13

07-13

Vegetable Soup
Toasted Triangles
Egg Salad, Cream Dressing
*Quick Nut Bread
Caramel Custard, Caramel Sauce
Fruit Punch

In 1914 July 13 was a Monday. A meatless meal for Monday.

I am amused that Egg Salad I uses Oil Dressing II and Egg Salad II uses Oil Dressing I.

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July 12

07-12

Iced Currants
Stuffed Cushion of Veal
*Spanish Potato Croquettes
Dressed Lettuce, Pepper Ribbons
Normandy Ice Cream, Marshmallow Sauce
Sultana Sticks

In 1914 July 12 was a Sunday.

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