"Mix this with good milk til it is thick as batter; sweeten it with sugar. Allow three eggs to a quart of milk, beat the eggs well, add them to the squash, and season with:
- rose water
- nutmeg, or
- whatever spice you like.
Line a pie-plate with crust, fill, and bake about an hour."
More "Lost" Early American RecipesAcorn Bread (1776)
Thomas Jefferson's Macaroni and Cheese (1802)
(Origin - "Early American Cookery - The Good Housekeeper, 1841" by Sarah Josepha Hale, republished in 1996 by Dover Publications. Sarah Josepha Hale, 1788-1879, was an educator, author, and editor of 2 early American journals for women.)