This International Women’s Day (Wednesday 8 March) we’re celebrating Elizabeth Raffald. An entrepreneur, cook & woman ahead of her time, she’s a much admired part of the history of Arley. Cook and author of the widely successful book ‘The Experienced English Housekeeper’.
The Victoria & Albert Museum in London held a talk on Elizabeth Raffald in October 2016:
Innovator Elizabeth Raffald is a huge character in Arley history and originated recipes for wedding cake and Eccles cake – come to The Gardener’s Kitchen to try bakes inspired by her!