To Dress Turtle

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Virginia Housewife

By Mary Randolph

Published 1824

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Method

Kill it at night in winter, and in the morning in summer. Hang it up by the hind fins, cut off the head and let it bleed well. Separate the bottom shell from the top, with great care, lest the gall bladder be broken, which must be cautiously taken out and thrown away. Put the liver