Posts on Food in  Jane Austen’s Life and Letters:

Georgian and Regency Ice Cream: I Shall Eat Ice and Drink French Wine and Be above Vulgar Economy

A Twelfth Night Cake

Posts on Food in Pride and Prejudice:

The Interesting History of White Soup

Posts on Food in Mansfield Park:

Jellies and their Moulds


Posts on Food in Emma :

Emma’s Gift of Arrowroot

Mrs Rundell’s New System of Domestic Cookery

The Christmas Eve Supper at Randalls

Mr Weston’s Punch

Poor Miss Taylor’s Wedding-Cake

Mr Elton’s Cheese

Emma’s Famous Ox

Mrs Churchill’s Funeral and Funeral Biscuits

Mr Knightley’s Strawberries

The Supper at the Ball at the Crown

The Cole’s Confused Servants

Invalid Food and Food for the Poor

Posts on Food in Persuasion:

Mrs Musgroves Yorkshire Christmas Pie

Mrs Musgrove’s Mince Pies

Mrs Musgrove’s Brawn


Book Reviews

The British Housewife by Gilly Lehman

The Compleat Housewife by Eliza Smith

Mrs Rundells New System of Cookery

Jellies and their Moulds by Peter Brears