Apple Fritters

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Appears in

The Cookery of England

The Cookery of England

By Elisabeth Ayrton

Published 1975

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Apple Fritters were very highly esteemed by our ancestors. ‘To make the best Fritters,’ says Markham in 1615, ‘take a pint of cream, 8 eggs, only aboute 4 of the whites … put in cloves, mace, nutmeg and saffron and stir them well together: then put in 2 spoonfuls of the best Ale barm [brewer’s yeast