Alcott · Little Women

Hannah’s Oyster Fritters

Author: Alcott, Louisa
Book: Little Women
Difficulty rating: Little Women
Deliciousness rating: Outstanding

I was kinda sad when this recipe was cut from The Little Women Cookbook due to limited space. True, these fritters aren’t specifically mentioned in the story or significant to the plot, but it was one of the best things I ate in our cooking experiments!

Part of our Little Women Cookbook Blog Series

Alcott · Little Women

Cookbook Outtakes: The Pudding Meg Promised

You know what Victorians loved? Puddings. Here are two examples that Meg might have made: bird’s nest and tapioca. (Nope, the former isn’t made with the Chinese delicacy made of swiftlet saliva, and the tapioca pudding isn’t at all like the Kozy Shack variety you’re thinking of.)

Part of our Little Women Cookbook Blog Series