When she returned, she cooked dinner for the three of them.
This is something you've all cooked up, isn't it?
I haven't cooked more than a couple times since you came, and I'm afraid I might forget how.
A genuine home cooked meal.
In certain districts, notably in the Straits Settlements, syrup is prepared as described above for crystallization in a vacuum pan, but instead of being cooked in vacuo it is slowly boiled up in open double-bottom pans.