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Fruit Flavored Water: A Refreshing Drink

Mrs Rundell offers two recipes for fruit flavored water in her Regency Era Cookery Book: Lemon Water (A Refreshing Drink) and Apple Water. Both a delicious addition to your summer repertoire. Continue reading

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Orange Cream

A tasty cool weather treat… Continue reading

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Knit a Pineapple Purse

This adorable purse is based on an extant copy in the Kyoto Institute archives. Continue reading

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Mr. Collin’s Garden

A tour of a Regency Kitchen Garden by Sharon Wagoner Continue reading

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Plant a Regency Kitchen Garden

Incorporate heirloom seeds into your cottage garden borders.
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Snapdragon

The popular (and dangerous!) parlour game
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The Cost of Living in Jane Austen’s England

I shall eat ice and drink French wine, and be above vulgar economy. - Jane Austen Continue reading

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The ‘Conversation Piece’

Whilst conducting research into the ‘Rice’ portrait, Mr. Robin Roberts discovered a very interesting picture, which seems to have gone unnoticed in a Christie’s catalogue. The sale of the property of Mrs. Robert Tritton took place at Godmersham Park, Kent, … Continue reading

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Christmas Fruit Cake

A “Sinfully Rich” and delightfully decadent dessert
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Preserve Green Pine Apples

An interesting way to keep this precious fruit. Continue reading

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