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A cook's tour of Minnesota

Burckhardt, Ann, 1933-

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  • Creator Ann L. Burckhardt
  • Format Books
  • Publication St. Paul, MN : Minnesota Historical Society Press, [2004] ©2004
  • Physical Details
    • ix, 244 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780873514675, 087351467X, 9780873514682, 0873514688
  • OCLC ocm52335087

Notes

  • Includes index.

Contents

  • Preface -- [pt. 1]. Celebrations and festivals -- 1. Bake-off : the grandmama of all recipe contests -- 2, Festival of Nations : eat your way around the world -- 3. Cinco de Mayo : start summer with a fiesta -- 4. New Ulm's Heritagefest : discover Germany in Minnesota -- 5. Powwow primer : jingle dancers, frybread, and more -- 6. Celebrating pie : Braham Pie Day -- 7. Remembering St. Paul's Rondo : Rondo Days -- 8. Minnesota State Fair : feeding the fair's thousands -- 9. Family reunions + feasting = Hmong New Year -- 10. Christmas Festival with Norwegian buffet --
  • [pt. 2]. Savory specialties -- 11. Berry picking at the farm -- 12. The butter is the best at Land O'Lakes -- 13. Cabin time, and the cookin' is easy -- 14. Betty Crocker takes the cake : a view from her kitchen -- 15. Seeing red : Ken Davis Bar-B-Q sauce -- 16. Wild fruit : to spread, pour, and sip -- 17. Schwan's ice cream : a sweet story -- 18. Soybeans : good for you and for animals too -- 19. SPAM : nothing short of a phenomenon -- 20. Gobble, gobble, gobble : the whole world eats Minnesota turkey -- 21. Watkins vanilla : a favorite flavor, a fashionable scent -- 22. Wild rice : Minnesota's grain of choice --
  • [pt. 3]. Memorable places -- 23. The American Swedish Institute : mansion museum preserves culture -- 24. BC Gardens : woman-powered and community-supported -- 25. Carlson's Apple Orchard and Bakery : Minnesota apples everywhere -- 26. Forest History Center : one last lumber camp -- 27. Fine food at Kavanaugh's Sylvan Lake Resort -- 28. Summer fun, and a new language too -- 29. Schumacher's Hotel in the heart of New Prague -- 30. Ironworld : how to tour the Iron Range in two easy hours --
  • [pt. 4]. North Star cooks -- 31. Leeann Chin : mother, caterer, teacher, restaurateur -- 32. Hockey mom Beth Dooley puts health on the menu -- 33. Marie Vogl Gery, breakfast queen -- 34. Al Sicherman, a.k.a. Mr. Tidbit -- 35. Grais notes on Minnesota Jewish cooking -- 36. Ginny Hoeschen : live from the test kitchen -- 37. Lynne Rosetto Kasper and her Splendid Table -- 38. Bea Ojakangas : cookbook writer is a favorite Finn -- 39. State fair judge Jan Stroom finds the best -- 40. Eberhard Werthmann : the dean of cooking teachers -- Appendix -- Recipe index