howard at brazee.net
Thu Jun 28 23:19:00 BST 2018
> On Jun 28, 2018, at 4:10 PM, A. Marina Fournier <saffronrose at me.com> wrote:
> I learned that from either the first Poldark, the Duchess of Duke Street, or some perod cookbook. They were difficult to do right, as with aspics.
> Took me a while to discover that, in the UK “extra jam” were, in the US, jam or preserves.
This is a matter of taste - but when I watched “The Singing Detective” mini-series, I got to the point where the boy is going to be punished with a beating - but got to have his tea with an inch high slather of jam on it.
It isn’t obvious to me which of those two things would be worse.
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