Food Economy Quotes


“Economy, n.  Purchasing the barrel of whiskey that you do not need for the price of the cow that you cannot afford.”

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)
'The Devil's Dictionary' (1911)

 

“It may be safely averred that good cookery is the best and truest economy, turning to full account every wholesome article of food, and converting into palatable meals what the ignorant either render uneatable or throw away in disdain.”

Eliza Acton
‘Modern Cookery for Private Families’ (1845)


 

 

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