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Mrs Beeton's Exquisite Potted Crab
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A recipe from my own Edwardian edition of Mrs Beeton's great work, Household Management. Poor Isabella did not live long enough to benefit from its success, although the book, constantly revised and rewritten over the decades, has never been out of print since first published in 1861
This recipe was first published in Mon May 01 01:00:00 BST 2000.