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.
Grape Fruit (130)
Oatmeal Porridge (2)
Fried Eggs with Eggplants (739)
Country Sausages (134)
Flannel Cakes (136)
Neatly peel a small eggplant, cut it into six equal slices and place on a soup plate. Season with a teaspoon salt, half teaspoon white pepper, adding half gill cold milk; turn well in the seasoning, then in flour.
Heat two tablespoons butter in a large black frying pan, lay the eggplants, one beside another, in the pan, and gently fry for three minutes on each side. Carefully crack twelve eggs over the slices. Season the eggs evenly with a teaspoon salt and half teaspoon white pepper; then set the pan in the oven and bake for five minutes. Remove, carefully slide on a large, round, hot dish and serve.
Arrange twelve good-sized boneless sardines on a double broiler and broil on a brisk fire for two minutes on each side. Remove, dress on six freshly prepared toasts, spread a tablespoon melted butter evenly over them, decorate with six pieces lemon and a little parsley greens and serve.
Chicken Pot Pie (159)
String Bean Salad
French Pancakes with Jelly (17)
Open a pint can string beans, suppress all the water and thoroughly dry on a cloth. Place in a salad bowl, add two cold hard-boiled eggs, cut into quarters Season with four tablespoons dressing as per No. 863. Thoroughly mix and serve.