Spoonbread & Strawberry Wine: Recipes & Reminiscences of a Family

Spoonbread & Strawberry Wine: Recipes & Reminiscences of a Family

Norma Jean, Carole Darden

Language: English

Pages: 200

ISBN: 0385124686

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

A classic collection of home cooking, remedies, & reminiscences, the book evolved from a family history project undertaken by sisters Norma Jean & Carole Darden in the late 1970s. Traveling through the Deep South & to Virginia & Ohio, they diligently collected the recipes rare photos, & rituals of their family's rich African American heritage, Now, updated with a menu for healthy cooking, these memorable meals are sure to become more valuable as time goes by.

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