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New-York Historical Society's Recipe of the Week

An 1843 recipe from the Duane Family cookbook collection for a traditional spiced cookie. Read more about the collection, plus see all the recipes to cook or bake here.


3 lb flour
2 lb sugar
1 1/2 lb butter
6 eggs
1/2 caraway
Some rosewater

Recipe for Jumbles – a traditional spiced cookie

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