Screen Doors and Sweet Tea: Recipes and Tales from a Southern Cook

Screen Doors and Sweet Tea: Recipes and Tales from a Southern Cook

Martha Hall Foose


proficient chef and storyteller Martha corridor Foose invitations you into her kitchen to proportion recipes that carry alive the panorama, humans, and traditions that make Southern delicacies an American favourite.

Born and raised in Mississippi, Foose chefs Southern nutrition with a modern aptitude: candy Potato Soup is greater with coconut milk and curry powder; Blackberry Limeade will get a boost from a mystery ingredient–cardamom; and her much-ballyhooed candy Tea Pie combines nice Southern staples–sweet tea and pie, of course–to make one exceptional signature dessert. The greater than one hundred fifty unique recipes usually are not simply jam-packed with style, but additionally wealthy with neighborhood colour and characters.

As the administrative chef of the Viking Cooking tuition, educating hundreds of thousands of domestic chefs every year, Foose crafts recipes which are the best mixture of scrumptious, artistic, and available. jam-packed with funny and touching stories in addition to priceless details on constituents, recommendations, garage, shortcuts, adaptations, and substitutions, Screen doorways and candy Tea is a must have for the yankee domestic cook–and a must-read for somebody who craves a go back to what cooking is all approximately: convenience, corporation, and reliable consuming.

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