- 2 tbspns gelatin
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1 quart hot coffee
- Pinch of salt
- Whipped or plain cream
Dissolve the gelatin in about 1 tablespoon of cold water, and combine it with the sugar and hot coffee.
If desired, just before the gelatin sets, combine it with unwhipped cream and let stand until firm. Serve with whipped cream or with plain cream.
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(Origin - "Aunt Sammy's Radio Recipes" by The Bureau of Home Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture. Published in 1927. Aunt Sammy was a fictional radio character created by the Bureau of Home Economics of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, for a popular cooking show called Housekeeper's Chat. Its target audience was farm wives. The show aired from 1926 to 1944.)