Comic card about Cornish pasties, 1916 (AD624/55)

Comic card depicting a cartoon Cornish pasty, 1916.

Food is also another major part of Cornish culture, from clotted cream to starry-gazey pie and saffron cake. The pasty must be Cornwall’s most famous culinary export though, and even featured on this 1916 postcard (AD624/55).

Boos yw ynwedh ken rann veur a wonisogeth Kernow, dhyworth dehen molys dhe hogen sterwolok ha tesen safran. Byttegyns an pasti yw heb dhout esporth Kernow an moyha a vri, ha diskwedhys yw hogen y’n garten bost ma dhyworth 1916 (AD624/55).