To Roast Pigeons

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      20 min

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By Eliza Acton

Published 1845

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[In season from March to Michaelmas, and whenever they can be had young]

These, as we have already said, should be dressed while they are very fresh. If extremely young they will be ready in twelve hours for the spit, otherwise, in twenty-four. Take off the heads and necks, and cut off the toes at the first joint draw them carefully, and pour plenty of wate