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Rise and Shine!: A Southern Sons Treasury of Food, Family, and Friends Johnathon Barrett Barrett

Rise and Shine!: A Southern Sons Treasury of Food, Family, and Friends

Johnathon Barrett Barrett

Published September 1st 2015
ISBN : 9780881465426
Hardcover
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 About the Book 

RISE AND SHINE! is an engaging, funny, and poignant memoir about a Southern son and his lifes relationship with food. Johnathon Barrett takes you on a decades-long journey of culinary exploration, starting in the 1960s in his hometown of Perry,MoreRISE AND SHINE! is an engaging, funny, and poignant memoir about a Southern son and his lifes relationship with food. Johnathon Barrett takes you on a decades-long journey of culinary exploration, starting in the 1960s in his hometown of Perry, Georgia. There in the low-rolling hills and slow-moving creeks of Middle Georgia he tellswith good humor and reflectionstories about his family, and how for generations farm-to-table food was a mainstay in their daily lives. Barrett shares his need to leave behind those days of stewed squash and fried okra, and move on to what he felt were more sophisticated and global offerings. He discovered that while he tried to take his palate of out of Dixie, there was always some Georgia red clay in his bloodand in his taste buds. With several menus and 100 recipes the author provides a wonderful array of delights for contemporary cooks that will fill your hearts with a renewed appreciation for the magic that can happen in a familys kitchen.