Old Cork Photos

What is a cabin biscuit?

More like a cracker, cabin biscuits were a simple bread staple made with flour, shortening, water, and a bit of salt. They were used to help settle passengers' stomachs, which was especially important for those down in third class, as seasickness was more prevalent in steerage accommodations
 

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As They Must Have Been: Men Of The South, 1922-2022

Crawford Art Gallery, Tomorrow @ 10am

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