The Epicure's Almanac or Diary of Good Living
May 22nd : COD SOUNDS A LA TRIPE
Soak the sounds in lukewarm water till they are perfectly clean and white, then boil them in milk and water until quite tender. Have ready a small Spanish onion that has been boiled in two waters, cut the onion into half a dozen parts, then warm it up with the sounds in cream, seasoned with three -fourths of a spoonful of salt and a fourth of pepper, and a small quantity of nutmeg.
Serve with fresh mustard and a lemon.