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Little Old Lady Recipes
Comfort Food and Kitchen Table Wisdom
by Meg Favreau

 
Celebrity chefs? Exotic ingredients? Immersion blenders? Who needs 'em?!?

Little Old Lady Recipes
honors the extraordinary women who create pot luck dinners, church socials, wedding banquets, and the best desserts you've ever tasted. Every page features their simple, no-frills recipes for pot roast, meat loaf, dumplings, corn bread, fried chicken, bundt cake, and other mouth-watering favorites-along with gorgeous photography of the chefs at work and generous portions of their kitchen table wisdom ("Butter comes from a cow. Tell me where the heck margarine comes from, and then maybe I'll eat it!").




These Little Old Lady Recipes are simple, delicious, and ridiculously cheap and easy to make.

So ditch the food processor, stop wasting money on overpriced organic frozen dinners, and start enjoying the 70 classic dishes, plus variations, that our aunties and grandmothers have made for generations!

Meg Favreau is a food writer and comedian living in Los Angeles. Someday she'll have a backyard raspberry garden like her grandmother had. Michael Reali is a photographer based in Philadelphia. In developing this project, he has helped many a little old lady cross the street.
Little Old Lady Recipes
Little Old Lady Recipes
Comfort Food and Kitchen Table Wisdom
by Meg Favreau

Quirk Books, 2011
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