Recipes & Rascals

Food and Funny Goings-on in Yorkshire

They get some odd ideas in the isolated valleys of West Yorkshire. Like trying to wall up the first spring cuckoo at Marsden, or raking the canal to catch the moon at Slaithwaite.

This fascinating book tells the stories of such odd events and re-creates the dishes that were eaten at the time or are still connected with the revelry.

This is a lovely recipe book, but it's also a trot through quirky local history and a guide-book for anyone who's looking for things to see while visiting God's Own Country.

£17.95 including post and packing.
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