February 25, 2024

The following recipe for  Potatoes With Savory Sauce is from Good HouseKeeping’s Book of Menus, Recipes, and Household Discoveries (Copyright 1926, now in public domain).  That is one of the 11 new bonus books included in the new 2005-2023 edition of the SurvivalBlog Archive USB stick.

  • 12 small potatoes
  • 1 teaspoonful chopped chives
  • 4 tablespoonfuls butter
  • Juice of 1/2 lemon
  • 1 teaspoonful chopped parsley
  • 2 tablespoonfuls of grated cheese
  • 1 tablespoonful chopped red or green sweet pepper
  • 1 teaspoonful salt
  • Pepper, to taste
  1. Wash potatoes thoroughly and boil in their jackets.
  2. Remove skins.
  3. Melt the butter, add parsley, chives, pepper, and lemon juice.
  4. Season with salt and pepper, adding cheese last
  5. Stir until cheese is melted.
  6. Pour sauce over the potatoes.

Chopped onion or onion-juice may be used in place of the chives and peppers.

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