Recipe: Drawn Butter

  • 2 tablespoons butter ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons flour 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup hot water 1 teaspoon butter

Cook butter until it bubbles, stir in flour, add hot water, salt, and pepper, and beat until smooth; add butter in small pieces just before serving.

Better Meals for Less Money, by Mary Green (Year 1909)