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Hurricane Gumbo: Music, Poetry, Legend or Recipe?

  Why Margaret Mang named her gumbo “Hurricane Gumbo” I’ll never know for sure.  But I have a good guess. Her 1982 recipe appears in A Cookbook  from The Woman’s Club of Pensacola that I picked up at an estate … Continue reading

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Found treasure: Need a copy?

I bought a piece of history yesterday when the Santa Rosa Woman’s Club liquidated the remaining copies of its Gulf Breeze, Florida cookbook. They’ve sold 2000 copies in the past ten years. I didn’t know those sales figures when I … Continue reading

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