Miami: Aid Society of the First Presbyterian Church Miami, Florida, 1912.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Item #CAT000578
Original printed cloth, a few light stains to coversd, light scattered browning internally, one recipe with penned date. 224pp (ad pages at front and rear paginated). Cook 51.
The first Miami cookbook and a very early Florida cookbook: pork cake Florida arrowroot cream (banned in 1925), roly-poly (guava dumplings), green mango pie, avocado ice cream, paw paw salad, crawfish salad, Mother McKinley's receipt for Johnnycake, royal Poincianna "beans" (with whiskey), Miami sandwich, potted kingfish, barbecued ham with bananas, okra, fried tomatoes, sweet potatoes in Georgia fashion, sweet potato pone, grits. An interesting mix of southern and tropical recipes - many recipes attributed. Size: 8vo. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000578.