Be transported to the south and its hospitable ways when you open the pages of Shall We Gather - Recipes and Remembrances of a River Town, a new cookbook published by The Church Ladies of Trinity Episcopal Church in Wetumpka, Alabama. This charming cookbook contains over 200 traditional and updated favorite Southern recipes.
These dishes come from some of the South's finest kitchens, chosen to enhance the gatherings of your life. Start your day with Zesty Grits Casserole (p. 59). Compliment dinner with the Artichoke and Rice Salad (p. 44). Impress your guests with Alabama Seafood Gumbo (p. 121). Satisfy your sweet tooth with the taste of Praline Pie (p. 167). The eight chapters of recipes will fill your home with such delicious aroma, be prepared for folks to stop by unannounced, drawn in by the sweet fragrances of Southern cooking.
Sprinkled throughout Shall We Gather are stories about life, lore and legend along the Coosa River. The colorful cover features original art by Wetumpka resident and award-wining artist Hope Brannon. A foreword for the cookbook was written by John Berendt, author of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil and City of Falling Angels.
All proceeds from Shall We Gather benefit the benefit the building fund of Trinity Episcopal Church. Cookbooks can be purchase at www.trinitywetumpka.org by click on “Cookbook”. Or, call the church at (334) 567-7534. Shall We Gather is also available through The Cookbook Marketplace, www.cookbookmarketplace.com.
Shall We Gather (ISBN: 978-0-9792589-0-9; $22.95) was edited, designed and manufactured by FRP in Nashville, Tennessee. Since 1961, FRP has produced more than 1000 titles for individuals, companies, and nonprofit organizations from coast to coast. Full support and consultation are available in the creation, production, marketing, and distribution of a cookbook. FRP is a division of Southwestern/Great American, Inc.