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From Tea Cakes to Tamales: Third-Generation Texas Recipes

From Tea Cakes to Tamales: Third-Generation Texas Recipes

Nola McKey explores the state’s foodways through heirloom recipes. In this collection of more than one hundred third-generation (and older) recipes, Texans share not only the delicious dishes they inherited from their ancestors but the stories and traditions that accompany them. Additionally, McKey provides tips for preserving your own family recipes and for recording the heritage surrounding a special dish. She also includes recommendations for festivals and museums where readers can learn more about Texas foods and cultures. Illustrated with family photos and original watercolors by Cora McKown. 8 x 8 inches, paperback. 288 pages. 36 color photos, 43 b&w photos, 41 watercolor illustrations.
$29.95
Bird Bottle

Bird Bottle

Nestled under the eaves or beside a favorite entryway, these glazed clay creations have made happy homes for small birds since the 1700s. Each hand thrown bird bottle is made by Luling Icehouse Pottery and serves as a practical and beautiful home for nesting birds around your house. Perch not included. Approximately 9” tall with 3” opening.
$42.00
Natural Edge Mesquite Cutting Board

Natural Edge Mesquite Cutting Board

Gift Shop Exclusive This handmade serving board is crafted from mesquite wood with a beautiful turquoise inlay by Waco Woodworks located in Texas. Complete with a durable and food safe finish. Each piece is hand-carved based on the grain of the wood so no two boards are alike. Each board is over 1” thick.
$150.00