Woman's Institute Library of Cookery (Vol. 1-5)

Woman's Institute Library of Cookery (Vol. 1-5)

By Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences

Format: EPUB  
Availability: Instant download


The Woman's Institute Library of Cookery unfolds as a culinary odyssey in five volumes, a testament to the art and science of cooking meticulously crafted by the Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences. This culinary compendium, focusing on the essentials of cooking, invites readers on a journey through the culinary landscape of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Volume 1 delves into the fundamentals, exploring the world of cereals, bread, and the alchemy of hot breads. In Volume 2, the exploration continues with an in-depth study of milk, butter, cheese, eggs, and vegetables, unraveling the secrets of these culinary building blocks. Venturing further, Volume 3 embarks on a savory expedition through soup, meat, poultry, game, fish, and shellfish, providing a comprehensive understanding of the protein-centric realms of the culinary domain. Volume 4 emerges as a dessert oasis, exploring the realms of salads, sandwiches, cold and frozen desserts, cakes, cookies, puddings, pastries, and pies. It's a sweet symphony of flavors and textures, guiding aspiring chefs through the delicate art of dessert creation. The culinary journey concludes with Volume 5, an exploration of fruit and fruit desserts, canning and drying, jelly making, preserving, pickling, confections, and beverages. Additionally, this volume serves as a culinary architect's guide to meal planning, bringing harmony to the symphony of flavors. Embedded within each section are examination questions, creating an interactive learning experience that ensures mastery of each culinary facet covered.

Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences