Pepys at Table: Seventeenth Century Recipes for the Modern Cook

Christopher Driver


Pepys at Table: Seventeenth Century Recipes for the Modern Cook

Pepys at Table: Seventeenth Century Recipes for the Modern Cook

  • Title: Pepys at Table: Seventeenth Century Recipes for the Modern Cook
  • Author: Christopher Driver
  • ISBN: 9780520053861
  • Page: 364
  • Format: Hardcover



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Long before Samuel Pepys (1633-1703) had a blog, he had a cookbook. Published by Christopher Driver and Michelle Berriedale-Johnson in 1984, Pepys at Table is a delightful little guide to everything from Gravysoop to Nun's Biskets.The recipes are either dishes that Pepys mentions in his famous diary, things he would likely have eaten, or culled from cookbooks in his possession. The recipes have sometimes been liberally adapted by the authors for modern tastes and substitutions for hard-to-come-b [...]

Amusing anecdotes, but without fail, every recipe I tried from this book came out badly. It was really remarkable. I don't mean that there was anything wrong with the recipes, only that the results made me pity seventeenth century English people.


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