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Bress 'n' nyam : Gullah Geechee recipes from a sixth-generation farmer

Matthew Raiford (Author), Amy Paige Condon (Author), Siobhán Egan (Photographer), Bevin Valentine Jalbert (Contributor)
"From the Carolinas to Georgia and Florida, this is where descendants of enslaved Africans came together to make extraordinary food, speaking the African Creole language called Gullah-Geechee. In this groundbreaking and beautiful cookbook, Matthew Raiford pays homage to this cuisine that nurtured his family for seven generations. In 2010, Raiford's Nana handed over the deed to the family farm to him and his sister, and Raiford rose to the occasion, nurturing the farm that his great-great-great grandfather, a freed slave, purchased in 1874. In this collection of heritage and updated recipes, he traces a history of community and family brought together by food"-- Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, 2021
The Countryman Press, a Division of W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY, 2021