How to make a cooker from a hay box!

By Matt Wright

I recently discovered an original First World War Cook Book, published by the Ministry of Food in 1917.

It contains all sorts of fantastic content that I will be sharing with you over the next few weeks.

One of the most intriguing is this article on how to make a cooker from a hay box. Anyone fancy giving it a go? Take care though!

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Matt Wright
The author:

Matt lives in Leicestershire with his wife, two kids and dog. He is passionate about British pubs, slow food and home brewing. He founded Great Food Club (originally as Great Food Magazine) in 2010 after being inspired by local producers near his home town of Melton Mowbray - Britain's 'Rural Capital of Food'.