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Growing up in a large African-American family in a small town in Michigan, Patty Pinner spent her childhood helping the women of the house-the Queens of Soul Food-whip up the sweet treats that crowned family dinners, neighborhood gatherings, and church socials. In SWEETS, Patty shares her family's stories, maxims, and magical desserts, many named after family members like Cud'n Daisy, Aint Sug, and My My, her beloved grandmother. Part recipe book, part family history, this sweet-as-can-be cookbook is a heartfelt tribute to women who ruled the home and the kitchen with their wisdom, hearts, and cooking.

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Pinner mixes her family's down-home maxims with recipes for magical concoctions in this collection of soul food desserts and memories. The book shares more than 100 desserts, from bourbon balls to sweet potato pone and down-home banana ice cream.

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More than 100 recipes for cakes, pies and cobblers, cookies and candies, puddings, and ice cream from a small-town African-American family's soul food kitchen.

About the Author

PATTY PINNER was raised in a large extended family in Saginaw, Michigan. In between earning her master’s degree in education and working for the USPS as a training and development specialist, Patty makes time to work at her family’s restaurant, Ern’s Seafood Restaurant. Patty lives in eastern Michigan.

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agent00soul1, January 29, 2007 (view all comments by agent00soul1)
i love the recipes and stories in this tribute to down-home dessert cooking. patty pinner has compiled a superb collection of african american history through this beautiful album of retro photos, stories, and most importantly, dessert recipes. this is truly the book for anyone who loves dessert.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781580087988
Author:
Pinner, Patty
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Photographer:
Giblin, Sheri
Author:
Giblin, Sheri
Subject:
Desserts
Subject:
Courses & Dishes - Desserts
Subject:
African American cookery
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Desserts
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20061131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10 x 7 x .6 in 1.3 lb

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Product details 176 pages Ten Speed Press - English 9781580087988 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Pinner mixes her family's down-home maxims with recipes for magical concoctions in this collection of soul food desserts and memories. The book shares more than 100 desserts, from bourbon balls to sweet potato pone and down-home banana ice cream.
"Synopsis" by , More than 100 recipes for cakes, pies and cobblers, cookies and candies, puddings, and ice cream from a small-town African-American family's soul food kitchen.
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