Green and Gold Cookbook - Limited Edition New hardcover cookbook
GREEN AND GOLD COOKERY BOOK
90th Anniversary Edition
New hardcover book, 264 pages. First published 1923, this limited edition 90th Anniversary edition published 2013.
The Green and Gold Cookery Book was compiled in 1923 as a fundraising initiative of King's College (now King's Campus, Pembroke School) Since them, this little book of authentic family recipes has been reprinted annually and in over 40 editions. This Limited Edition is a celebration of this milestone in cookery publishing.
The Green and Gold Cookery Book has been a feature of South Australian domestic life for more than 75 years. First published in 1923, the Green and Gold has sold more than 500,000 copies and influenced the cooking practices of thousands of South Australians. It was started as a fund raiser for King's College by four women from the Congregational and Baptist Unions. The school community contributed recipes and advertising space within the book was sold to offset the cost of publishing the original edition. The Green and Gold Cookery Book is regarded as a classic Australian recipe book.
Includes chapters on
- Breakfast dishes
- Luncheon dishes, salads and dressings
- Poultry, meats, savoury sauces
- Small cakes
- Large cakes
- Breads, scones, rolls
- Jams, jellies, marmalade, preserves
- Invalid cookery
- Laundry and dry cleaning hints
Please note: all recipes are in
imperial measurements only as this book was first published in 1923. A comprehensive Metric Conversion Table is included at the back of the book.
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Green and Gold Cookery Book - 90th Anniversary Edition
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