Ingredients:

2 tablespoonfuls of Flour. 1 oz. of Butter. 1 pint of Milk.

A little Lemon-Peel.

A little Salt.

A little White Pepper.

Some Button Mushrooms.

Stir flour and butter together; boil the milk, add to the flour, and stir till creamy; add juice of a lemon, and pour the sauce over the boiled chicken. The chicken to be previously boiled in a floured cloth for one and a half hours,

Another White Sauce

Ingredients:

1 dessertspoonful of Maizena, or Corn-flour.

I or. of Butter, A little Salt.

A little White Pepper.

Stir the flour and butter well together dry (this prevents it getting into lumps); pour over it half a teacupful of boiling water; stir on the stove till thick, then remove; add the yolk of an egg and juice of a lemon well beaten up, and pour over chicken.