Today is the first day of summer. Would you like to try a different recipe dish for the summer parties, gatherings, and cookouts? We stock a variety of cookbooks in the Beaufort District Collection and Local History sections at the Branch Libraries. We even have a food and recipes page for several lowcountry delicacies at http://www.beaufortcountylibrary.org/htdocs- sirsi/frogmore.htm#Hoppin'%20John.
Some Lowcountry local cookbook author’s websites to visit are:
- Pat Branning website https://www.shrimpcollardsgrits.com/
- Debbie Covington website http://cateringbydebbicovington.com/
- Pat Conroy website http://www.patconroy.com/cookbook.php
- Sallie Ann Robinson website http://sallieanncooks.ning.com/
To learn more about cookbooks and recipes please feel free to stop by the Beaufort District Collection and dig a little deeper in our vertical files, cookbooks, and other materials about food and recipes. Our branch libraries have loads of cookbooks around the 641.5 - 641.8 Dewey Decimal classification numbers. You're certain to find something new and tasty for breakfast, lunch or supper!
Please note: Our customary hours are adjusted through Tues., June 25th. The Research Room will be open from 10 am until Noon; closed noon until 1pm; and will re-open from 1 pm until 5 pm through Tuesday. Customary hours of operation resume Wednesday, June 26th.
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