Period Of Wartime Food Rationing Is Now Regarded As A Time When The Nation Was At Its Healthiest Food Rationing Was Introduced In January After Food Shipments Were Attacked By German U Boat Wolf Packs The First Food Items To Be Rationed Were Butter, Sugar, Bacon And Ham, With Restrictions Also Placed On Meat, Fish, Jam, Biscuits, Cheese, Eggs And Milk The Leaflets Reproduced In Eating For Victory Were Distributed By The Ministry Of Food And ✓ Eating For Victory: Healthy Home Front Cooking on War Rations (Official Wwii Info Reproductns) â Download by ✓ Jill Norman Advised The General Public On How To Cope With These Shortages Typical Contents Included Recipes For Steamed And Boiled Puddings Tips On How To Use And Prepare Green Vegetables Hints About How To Reconstitute Dried Eggs And Use Them As Though They Were Fresh Eating For Victory Is A Great Gift Book Offering A Nostalgic Look Back At One Of The Hardest And Yet Perhaps Healthiest Times In History, But Is Also A Relevant Guide On Healthy Eating For Today Facsimiles of the leaflets handed out by the Ministry of Food during World War II immensely fascinating, though I wish there had been a deeper explication of the period through contemporary eyes.
I wish it was complete. I really love this book, it gives a little perspective into the hardships that people can and absolutely did work through I only wish it had all of the leaflets that were issued during this time, or at least that the ones included were in order because I m picky enough for it to bother me Well worth the read Absolutely brilliantThis book is amazing Filled with loads of information which I had never seen or heard before I m definitely going to try out some of the recipes
About The Author
Jill created the Penguin Cookery Library in the 1960s and 1970s, bringing many first class authors to the list She has since become a Glenfiddich trophy winner in her own right, and is a leading authority on the use of herbs and spices She is the literary trustee of the Elizabeth David estate, and worked with Mrs David for many years.