The Five Roses brand of flour was first milled in 1888 by Lake of the Woods Milling Company. Five Roses became world famous and is still sold today (as is the Five Roses Cook Book), making it one of the oldest continuing flour producers. This cookbook is a compilation of over 1,000 recipes contributed by Canadians who used the Five Roses brand.
Five roses cook book: being a manual of good recipes carefully chosen from the contributions of over two thousand successful users of Five Roses flour throughout Canada : also useful notes on the various classes of good things to eat, all of which have been carefully checked and re-checked by competent authority. Lake of the Woods Milling Company. Montreal:Issued by Lake of the Woods Milling Co. 1915