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Now we're cooking

Here's something exciting for the foodies among you:

Jefferson-era Recipe: Cabbage a-la-Creme

Over on Facebook, we've been running a series of monthly notes in which we post a recipe from The Virginia House-wife, the recipe book published in 1824 by Thomas Jefferson's kinswoman, Mary Randolph. Now that we have a shiny new blog, we'll start posting them here instead and link to them from Facebook. These are recipes that Jefferson certainly would have known. We hope you enjoy them!

Mary Jefferson Randolph

Mary Jefferson Randolph (1803-1876) was the seventh child of Thomas Mann and Martha Jefferson Randolph.