Monthly Archives: June 2018

Finding your gumbo roots

Good gumbo recipes surface in unlikely places, but I admit finding them at the Genealogy Branch of the West Florida Public Library was a surprise. ┬áIn retrospect, it makes sense. Local cookbooks, especially those collected by history-based organizations, tell stories … Continue reading

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A Gallery of Cooks

A pot of gumbo is a like a masterpiece of art. And, like art, it comes with a story. Along with gumbo recipes, I collect gumbo art. In fact, my kitchen is more of a gallery than galley. Three special … Continue reading

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