Cookery lessons in 1970s


Stories of my cookery lessons at an east London comprehensive school in the 1970s.

Why write this story?

The Cheese tasting
The governors tea
My grandmother’s cooking

Rock cakes
Marmalade

Invalid cookery
Rough puff pastry

Vegetarian cookery

Awful offal
Angel delight

Trip to the butchers

The mocks

Cookery for Schools
The picnic
Silly fussy salad

Pickled onions and chutney

Christmas cooking

Pink nylon overalls

Black leg

Christmas

Cookery practical exams