To Bake a Shad

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Virginia Housewife

By Mary Randolph

Published 1824

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Method

The shad is a very indifferent fish unless it be large and fat; when you get a good one, prepare it nicely, put some forcemeat inside, and lay it at full length in a pan with a pint of water, a