But my butterless
cheese and tomato sandwich (PS1.95) was still satisfying.
berries, Potato chips; pretzels; snack apples, etc.); butterless
crackers; cookies; buttered popcorn; nuts and nut butter; popcorn seeds
The Fannie Farmer Baking Book offered a recipe for "war cake," an almost unbelievable "eggless, butterless
, milkless cake" of brown sugar, raisins, vegetable shortening, flour, spices, salt, and walnuts.
EGGLESS, MILKLESS, AND BUTTERLESS
CAKE 3/4 cup raisins 1 1/2 cups hot water 1 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup shortening 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 teaspoon ground allspice 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup chopped walnuts CIDER SAUCE: 2 tablespoons cornstarch 2 tablespoons packed brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon Dash ground cloves Dash salt 1 1/3 cups apple cider or apple juice Heat oven to 350[degrees]F.
Dinners are on a smaller plate, butterless
toast, eggs poached instead of fried and I've eaten so much green stuff it's a miracle my front teeth haven't grown long enough to rival Bugs Bunny.
While there, she watches a teacher instructing her class of immigrants in how to bake thrifty "milkless, butterless
, eggless cakes" (135).
And that's if you skip the "butter." Even though the topping is probably butterless
, its partially hydrogenated soybean oil adds both saturated and trans fat.
* Lunch: Cup of meat broth with the fat skimmed off; two and a half ounces of fish cooked in mineral oil; the white of a hard-boiled egg; half a cup each of string beans and cauliflower, both boiled and butterless
; a raw tomato; half a cup of strawberries.