The Tenement Museum Blog has launched a series of posts on food and immigration. I was intrigued by this “Bill of Fare for Thursday, December 28th, 1922″ from the Ellis Island dining room.
Once a month, with news and events.
- The History Dish: Seven Hour Eggs
- Tomorrow: Living Life as a 19th Century Servant
- Origin of a Dish: Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows (with a greatly improved recipe!)
- The History Dish: Pearlash, The First Chemical Leavening
- Drink Like a Colonial American Day
- Party Time Reenactor: How to Drink Like an Ancient Greek
- Appetite City: Schrafft’s Cheese Bread
- The History Dish: Moose Face
- The History Dish: I Made Ambergris Ice Cream!
- The History Dish: Ambergris Ice Cream
- Cocktail Hour: Spruce Beer
- The History Dish: Pumpernickel Ice Cream and Cinnamon Lemon Bay Leaf Ice Cream
- Pre-Order My Book: Eight Flavors!
- The History Dish: Cabbage Cake and the Jewish Vegetarian Movement
- Cocktail Hour: The Ale Flip
- Podcast: Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know about MSG and Why We’re Scared of it but Shouldn’t Be
- Events: Edible Tour of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden
- Witches, Bread and LSD: The Story of Ergot
- Fall Events: Candy, Chocolate and Gin!
- Video: Distilling Brooklyn