A Pig in Jelly

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The Cookery of England

The Cookery of England

By Elisabeth Ayrton

Published 1975

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‘Cut it into quarters and lay it in your stewpan, put in one calf’s foot and the pig’s feet, a pinch of Rhenish wine, the juice of four lemons and one quart of water, three or four blades of mace, two or three cloves, some salt or a very little piece of lemon peel: stove it or do it over a slow fire two hours; then take it up, lay the pig into the dish you intend it for, then strain the liquor