Commerdinger's Cocktails is a blog and upcoming book containing recipes of liquid antiquity selected from publications of the American Gilded Age and Progressive Era. It is a preservation and modern interpretation of bygone beverages, including a delectary smattering of historical tipple tales with which to swallow the past.
This meta Bitsy game takes the player through collecting historical bibliographic information on cooking and food-focused video games with the goal of uploading their information to preserve it within a digital archive.
This three-ingredient recipe bot was created to spotlight the first American-authored, American-published cookbook; American Cookery by Amelia Simmons. It is coded to use historical ingredients, cookery techniques, quantities, and serving suggestions to create new cookery combinations every week. While the recipes are largely inedible, they shine light on a significant American publication and inspire creativity in making. Update: Twitter has ended all large-scale API usage, and this means that this bot is no longer operational beginning April 2023.
A choose-your-own dining poetry adventure created with Twine. Based on A Poetical Cook-Book published in 1864 by Maria J. Moss, this game allows you to read through historical 19th century recipes in rhyme curated to make a meal.
Since 2009, Zinicolas has specialized in making high-quality handcrafted savory and sweet miniature food jewelry. These clay creations are wearable works of art and each is uniquely designed and freshly oven baked.
An article written for the Oxford English Dictionary on how the OED can be utilized to aid research on historical recipes and cookbooks.