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This 1800's loaf cake recipe from the Captain's Lady is sweet but hearty. Recipes like currant molasses cake have a taste of history in every bite.

This loaf cake recipe from the Captain's Lady is sweet but hearty. Recipes like currant molasses cake have a taste of history in every bite.

Queen cakes from the english kitchen:  Dating from the 18th century, these cakes have always been baked in small individual tins, either patty pans or individual heart shaped molds.   Sweet and buttery, flavoured with lemon, and stogged full of lovely dried currants

Queen cakes from the english kitchen: Dating from the century, these cakes have always been baked in small individual tins, either patty pans or individual heart shaped molds. Sweet and buttery, flavoured with lemon, and full of lovely dried currants

Classic: Sweet Potato Biscuits

This recipe is from the National Constitution Center (NCC), Philadelphia PA. According to the NCC, Thomas Jeffersons biscuits were served at the first meeting o

Shoo-Fly Cake: 1800s recipe of a molasses-y cake with a shortbread-y topping

Yesterfood : Shoo-Fly Cake (In my family we serve a gingerbread cake warm with sliced bananas and soft whipped cream over the top. I bet this would be a yummy trade out for the cake part of that!

18th Century Cookie/Cake recipes

century baking in colonial North America and instructions for how to make beer, maple sugar and other skills of the French and English colonists

Quilt Using Old Jeans - Denim Quilting!

Quilt Using Old Jeans - Denim Quilting!