Recipes


Roasted Possum

Roasted Possum Remove as much hair and fat as possible from the animal after he is skinned. Also, they can be soaked in salt water or vinegar water in the cellar overnight before cooking, or…


4 Easy Recipes Canning Cherries

Enjoy 4 of my delicious recipes for canning both tart and sweet cherries I am very blessed to be the Canbassador for Northwest Cherry Growers in Washington. For three years now I have created exciting…



Hoe Cakes

Don’t Be Confused About This Simple Quick Bread “Hoe Cakes” We’re back at George Washington’s Mount Vernon! Once again, we’re joined by Deb Colburn and today she has a recipe for “Hoe Cakes”. A delicious…




Early American Dairy

Early American Dairy Published on Apr 10, 2017 Today Hannah Zimmerman from Historic Locust Grove sits down with Jon to discuss the history of early American dairy, as well as demonstrating the process of making…


Breakfast In The 18th Century!

Published on Dec 12, 2016 A simple, delicious recipe from The Art Of Cookery by Hannah Glasse Help support the channel with Patreon ▶ https://www.patreon.com/townsend ▶▶ Videos With Connor Prairie ▶ http://bit.ly/2gsYfrr ▶▶ Our videos…


The Crumpet Controversy

Published on Nov 28, 2016 Sometimes while doing research for 18th Century Cooking we run into a recipe that is a little confusing and sometimes controversial. Kevin joins Jon in the kitchen today to make…