This section is from the book "The International Cook Book", by Alexander Filippini. Also available from Amazon: The international cook book; over 3,300 recipes gathered from all over the world, including many never before published in English. With complete menus of the three meals for every day.
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Cut six sweet Spanish peppers into halves. Heat two tablespoons melted butter in a saucepan, add the peppers and fry for two minutes on one side only; turn, carefully crack twelve fresh eggs over them, evenly sprinkle over half teaspoon salt and two saltspoons white pepper and fry for one minute on the range, then set in the oven for five minutes. Remove, carefully glide them on a large hot dish and serve.
Soak a quart white beans in plenty water during night; drain, place in a saucepan with two quarts water and boil for five minutes; drain and place in a large earthen pot. Roast a five to six pound piece shoulder of mutton and half a duck together in the oven for twenty minutes or until a nice brown colour; remove, cut into six even pieces both duck and mutton, and add to the beans with a two-ounce piece lean raw pork, one small cervela sausage, three country sausages, one carrot cut in quarters, one onion with three cloves stuck in it. Tie in a bunch two branches parsley, one branch chervil, one bean garlic, one bay leaf and a sprig thyme; add to the pot, season with a good teaspoon salt and half teaspoon white pepper. Moisten with three quarts of water, lightly cover the pot and set in the oven for eight hours. Remove, take up the bunch of herbs, onion and carrots, cut the cervelas and the piece of pork into slices, dress the rest of the pot on a large dish, arrange the bacon and cervela on top, sprinkle a half teaspoon freshly chopped Darslev over and serve.