The “Witch Cake” – a 1600s forgotten recipe you probably won’t try

In 17th century England and New England, it was believed that a so-called “witch’s cake” had the power to reveal whether witchcraft was afflicting a person with symptoms of illness. It was made with rye flour and the urine of the afflicted person, and the cake was then fed to a dog. If the dog […]

The “Witch Cake” – a 1600s forgotten recipe you probably won’t try

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