Marguerite Patten- Home made wine and Cordials

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Marguerite Patten- Home made wine and Cordials

Post: #177641 indy
Wed Nov 18, 2009 9:29 am

Just thought would share this book, have always been a great fan of the dame herself and found this book in a charity shop, is extremely easy to follow and consise although bear in mind it is old fashioned but have found it to be a great beginners book! I have found it on the net for 60p :wave:
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Re: Marguerite Patten- Home made wine and Cordials

Post: #177788 suziq
Thu Nov 19, 2009 12:21 pm

we have 2 cookbooks on our windowsill, marguerite which was his and good housekeeping cira 1930 which is mine

only problem with the GH one is doesnt have modern fangled stuff in, like pineapple or potato rosti!

i'll have a look for her wine book tho:) many thanks

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Re: Marguerite Patten- Home made wine and Cordials

Post: #204705 kit-e-kate
Thu Aug 05, 2010 4:48 pm

Love a bit of Marguerite! My husband and i were given a complete set of MP cookcards by his mum (she had faithfully collected them each week, but wanted rid of them in a kitchen clear out). They're fab, but i'm not sure I've the time to make all the carrot and radish flower garnishes.... :icon_smile:
I'm off to find a copy of that book now! Thanks! :icon_smile:


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