Junior League of Lake Charles LA Cookbook Pirate's Pantry
Junior League of Lake Charles, Louisiana Cookbook - Pirate's Pantry brings you community recipes from the South, many for Cajun and Creole inspired dishes. This cookbook is a treasure in its own right.
Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
Copyright: 1992, Seventh Printing
Publisher: The Junior League of Lake Charles, Inc.
Author: Members of the Junior League of Lake Charles, Louisiana
Description: Southwest Louisiana. For most, the name itself recalls good food -- food that is an integral and inseparable part of the area's past, as well as its present. Pirate's Pantry Cookbook: Treasured Recipes of Southwest Louisiana is a bountiful collection of family recipes, traditional regional fare, and even some local historical lore that reflects the Creole and Cajun flavor of this unique area, steeped in mystique and legend. The notorious pirate Jean Lafitte was a frequent visitor to the local Creole tables, and his legend lives today throughout the swamps of Southwest Louisiana.
Rich with local delicacies, the area waters offer an abundance of ready possibilities for creative and delicious dishes. Sink your teeth into some Creole Jambalaya or Trout Au Gratin. Sample mouthwatering Crab Meat Quiche and Shrimp Thermidor. Delight in a delicious Charbroiled Venison Roast or Grillades and Grits.
Wonderful recipes such as these will greet you throughout the pages of Pirate's Pantry, and bring the distinctive flavor of Southwest Louisiana to your table.
Condition: Good condition.