An American Family History


from Aunt Pit's Recipe Box

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Boiled Dressing for Cabbage Salad




into double boiler put
2 tablespoons flour
2 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1 level teaspoon dry mustard

mix all thoroughly

then break into sauce pan 2 eggs

and beat with dry ingredients.

add 1 1/2 cups milk and
1/2 cup weak vinigar or lemon juice

mix well

add 2 tablespoons butter or oil

Put on to cook in double boiler
stiring constantly until thick.

Strain and put in Jars.


A double boiler is a saucepan with a shallow pan that fits inside. The bottom pan is filled with water. Delicate ingredients are cooked in the top pan.



Colonial Maryland
Colonial New England
Colonial Virginia & West Virginia
Quakers & Mennonites
New Jersey Baptists
German Lutherans
Watauga Settlement
Pennsylvania Pioneers
Midwest Pioneers
Jewish Immigrants

©Roberta Tuller 2020
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