English foods and traditions of cooking quickly became established in the colony. New Zealand women, like their English sisters, bought copies of Mrs Beeton’s book of household management to guide them in preparing traditional English fare.
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Heritage New Zealand – Pouhere Taonga, Alberton
Photograph by Melanie Lovell-Smith
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