Learn how to craft truly beautiful nougat, the way they used to do it. This vintage-style book is a kitchen staple for any creative cooks wanting to take a trip back to the golden age of nougat-making. This little tome will guide you through the nougat-making process, including a brief history of the sweet treats, as well as lots of traditional recipes to try out. With this book at your disposal you can turn your humble kitchen into a hub of nougat-making activity. What's more, you don't need lots of equipment or a vast array of ingredients to get started. As well as lots of classic recipes this book is filled with nougat-making tips and techniques you can try as soon as you have mastered the basics. The How They Used To Do It series will take you back to the golden age of practical skills; an age where making and mending, cooking and preserving, brewing and bottling, were all done within the home. The series will instruct you in a whole range of traditional skills that have fallen out of use, putting old knowledge into new hands. Using household items, nifty hints and tricks, and a little creativity you will be surprised what you can achieve.