Including more than 170 tested recipes, The Southern Foodways Alliance Community Cookbook is a true reflection of southern foodways and the people, regardless of residence or birthplace, who claim this food as their own. Traditional and adapted, fancy and unapologetically plain, these recipes are powerful expressions of collective identity. There is something from--and something for--everyone. The recipes and the stories that accompany them came from academics, writers, catfish farmers, ham curers, attorneys, toqued chefs, and people who just like to cook--spiritual Southerners of myriad ethnicities, origins, and culinary skill levels... For more information on The Southern Foodways Alliance Community Cookbook click here.
In this video, some folks behind the Southern Foodways Alliance new Community Cookbook explain what makes Southern Food so ... Southern.
Featuring John T. Edge and Bill Smith, interviewed by David Huppert.
Shot on location at McIntyre's Books © FearringtonNC by Peter Bell and Mike O'Connell.