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Cardamom Braid 3

Books from Mississippi

What’s more fun than a box of mostly vintage cookbooks from a reader? One book had a recipe for this beautiful cardamom braid.

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Helen Fields 9

Helen Fields, The Pride of Paradise

Cook and baker extraordinaire Helen Fields is the Pride of Paradise. Texas, that is. Read about her winning recipes, and the cookbooks sent to The Culinary Cellar.

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Ann Marie Eberhart 6

Ann Marie’s Classic Collection

My reader Ann Marie from Washington sent two boxes of all the Pillsbury Classic Cookbook Collections, complete with the special binders to hold them.

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Books Spark Joy 3

Do Your Books Spark Joy?

Is that a trick question?

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Kitchen Witch 1

Kitchen Witch and Miss Ella

The iconic Kitchen Witch cookbook store is a New Orleans original. Owners Debbie and Philipe donated this book to The Culinary Cellar!

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Janis Gunn 3

All-American Books from Janis Gunn

One of my readers sent a box of classic American cookbooks, except for British-born Jamie Oliver who wrote a modern American cookbook!

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Cousin Carol books 4

Cousin Carol’s Cookbooks

My cousin Carol died within 48 hours of my mom. The next week, Carol’s daughter brought a box of her cookbooks to my kitchen.

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New Leigh books 5

What A Summer So Far!

It’s been a crazy summer here so far! I have so much to tell you. I didn’t mean to ignore my blog, but it’s been busy around here. But I’m back now, so watch for new and exciting blogs!

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