A South you never ate : savoring flavors and stories from the eastern shore of Virginia (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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A South you never ate : savoring flavors and stories from the eastern shore of Virginia

Author: Bernard L Herman
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2019] ©2019
Series: H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Nestled between the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, and stretching from Hampton Roads to Assateague Island, Virginia's Eastern Shore is a distinctly southern place with an exceptionally southern taste. In this inviting narrative, Bernard L. Herman welcomes readers into the communities, stories, and flavors that season a land where the distance from tide to tide is often less than five miles. Blending  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard L Herman
ISBN: 9781469653471 1469653478
OCLC Number: 1096230438
Description: 382 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction. On place and plate --
A taste for dumplings --
Figs : sweetness in a Southern landscape --
Busted sooks, rank peelers, and white-belly jimmies : mudlarking words for crab --
On strawberries --
Panfish : spot on! --
A freezer full of marsh hens --
Mr. Hayman : on sweet potatoes --
A nice dish for a bad time : on oyster pie --
Clam fritters and the quest for perfection --
A taste for toads --
The Wachapreague Fireman's Carnival cake wheel --
Barbacoa de cordero de Hog Island --
Drum head soup --
Mengue de cangrejo de guisante --
Missing ingredients --
Theodore Peed’s Turtle Party --
On menus --
Thank-you notes --
Crumbs : a note on sources.
Series Title: H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman series.
Responsibility: Bernard L. Herman.

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Virginia's Eastern Shore is a distinctly southern place with an exceptionally southern taste. In this inviting narrative, Bernard L. Herman welcomes readers into the communities, stories, and  Read more...

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A fascinating, mouth-watering biography of foods and recipes unique to Virginia's eastern shore."--Foreword Reviews

 
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