Saturday, October 2, 2010

Cider Beans, Wild Greens, and Dandelion Jelly

A Book Review
The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast is featured in two places in Cider Beans, Wild Greens, and Dandelion Jelly.  Click here to see one of our folksy recipes on page 73!

Reviews from other readers on Amazon:

Southern Foods with a Side of History

User Review  - Sacramento Book Review "Sacramento Book Review" - -
//Cider Beans, Wild Greens, and Dandelion Jelly - Recipes from Southern Appalachia// is marinated in American history. Author Joan E. Aller lives in the Appalachia Mountains in Tennessee. Not only ... Read full review

ADDICTIVE! We're already dog-eared half the recipes!

User Review  - Jesse Kornbluth "Head Butler" - -
"My place, in the midst of this abundance of nature, is back in a mountain hollow on a bad dirt road surrounded by forest, wild blackberries, mountain critters, wildflowers, a few neighbors, and a ... Read full review

Must Have!

User Review  - Bev Heinzler - -
I've never read a cookbook quite like this one before. Not only do we get great dishes, but a history of this beautiful region. The book is rich with stories, phrases and local folks who inspired ... Read full review

Coffee Table Classic

User Review  - Linda C. Grannis - -
This is no mere cookbook, as it belongs just as much to the kitchen as it does on the coffee table for guests to lavish their appetites over extraordinary recipes, eyes captured... Read full review

A sumptuous and flavorful addition to regional cookbook collections

User Review  - Midwest Book Review - -
Cider Beans, Wild Greens, and Dandelion Jelly: Recipes from Southern Appalachia collects more than one hundred recipes drawn from the people and culture of southern Appalachia... Read full review

See the book here and how to order it online today!


Shellie your innkeeper @ The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast in Rocky Mount, VA - Blue Ridge Country! You can book your room online at any time right here, and save $10 per night. Stay three nights midweek and save $75!
The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast is 15 miles to three exits off The Blue Ridge Parkway. Did you know The Blue Ridge Parkway has more variety of leafy trees than anywhere else?