[Sca-cooks] Fruit and Meat

Elaine Koogler kiridono at gmail.com
Thu Aug 14 08:26:30 PDT 2008

Actually, mincemeat did originally contain meat...my grandmother and aunts
used to make it every year during the butchering season.  I have also found
older recipes for it with meat.  I don't have my resources here at work, but
I'll check when I get home.


On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 6:52 PM, Stefan li Rous
<StefanliRous at austin.rr.com>wrote:

> Dragon said:
> <<< I think a large part of the problem is that people in the U.S. are
> acculturated to assume fruit = sweet = dessert while meat = not sweet
> = not dessert. >>>
> Some of this may be true. Can anyone give me a "dessert" dish that *does*
> contain meat?
> The only one I could think of is mincemeat pie, but I also believe
> mincemeat pie doesn't actually contain any meat.
> Stefan
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