Lohimuhennos (Finnish Salmon Stew, 1939, adapted)

Lohimuhennos is a hearty salmon and potato stew from Finland.   The name lohimuhennos is a simple compound word in Finnish.   Lohi=salmon.  Muhennos=stew.  For a language that is largely impenetrable to non-native speakers, this is about as easy as it comes.  The recipe comes to me by way of a 1939 cookbook:  Recipes from “Round” the……

Cauliflower Salad (Blumenkohlsalat, 1939, adapted)

Cauliflower Salad is a raw vegetable make-ahead salad suitable for a warm weeknight.   The recipe comes originally from Recipes from “Round the World”, a 1939 cookbook published by the McNess company.  The cookbook compiles recipes from varied countries, as the title implies, presented in their native languages alongside an English translation.  Cauliflower Salad claims its……

Salsa per Spaghetti (1937, adapted)

Salsa per Spaghetti is a thick and hearty spaghetti sauce made with tomatoes and onions.   The original version of this recipe comes from Recipes from “Round the World”, a 1937 cookbook published by the McNess company.  Recipes from “Round the World” contains over a hundred recipes from fifteen countries, presented in their original language side-by-side……

Spaghetti All’Italiana (1937, adapted)

Spaghetti All’Italiana is a classic spaghetti with tomato sauce from a vintage cookbook.  It comes to me by way Recipes from “Round the World”, published by the McNess company in the 1937.  This book includes recipes from over a dozen countries, from Argentina to Switzerland, along with a selection of American favorites.  Each recipe is……