Rect. to Pickle Beefe

[ Rect. to Pickle Beefe ]

Date: Not dated, written between 1780-1800. | 1780/01/01 to 1800/01/01

Publication Format
Manuscript

Type
Food

Ingredients
water
sugar
salt peter
salt
beef

Places
Halifax
Nova Scotia

Source: Almon Scrapbook
Institution: Nova Scotia Archives | Source Origin: Almon Family Fonds | Reference: MG1 Vol. 14 / Microfilm Reel 14,894

Description

Instructions for preserving beef, p. 122.


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Transcription

    Rect. to Pickle Beefe

4 gallons water, 1 ½ [tt] Sugar, 2 oz.n Salt Peter, 6 [tt] strong salt --
Boil & scim them well till cold; pack your Beefe
& let it be covered with the above Pickle

           I suppose the above is enough for 70 or 80 [tt]