The Wooden Spoon Book of Old Family Recipes
Meat and Potatoes and Other Comfort Foods
Atlantic Monthly Press
978-0-87113-694-7 • $12.00 • Paperback • Sep. 1997
For people who secretly crave the satisfaction of the home-cooked meals they grew up on, Marilyn M. Moore introduces a comprehensive cookbook of delicious old family recipes that brings back meat-and-potato meals and other comfort foods to the contemporary table. The book offers over 150 proven, easy-to-use recipes and dozens of meal suggestions and is conveniently organized, in sections covering meat and fowl main dishes, vegetable side dishes, gravies, breads, and desserts. From Standing Rib Roast with Yorkshire Pudding and Country-Fried Chicken with Milk Gravy to Mom’s Mashed Potatoes and Sweet Buttermilk Muffins, Moore revives and demystifies the lost art of traditional American cookery, making fabulous down-home meals everyone loves.