Let your guests take a piece of Charleston home with them. Nathalie Dupree's book is full of local and delicious recipes that only Charleston natives would know! Nathalie is a great friend to JMC Charleston and would love to personalize your books.
Called the Bible of all Junior League cookbooks, Charleston Receipts features recipes that have served Charleston hostesses well for decades and is considered a "must" in any cookbook collection. Described by Food & Wine as “reflecting the nostalgia for the Old-South that prevailed among low-country aristocrats during the postwar (Civil War) era," Charleston Receipts features a recipe collection as colorful and timeless as the area that it represents. The recipes were influenced by the family cooks, many of whom spoke the Gullah dialect, a centuries-old Atlantic Creole language that is illustrated and preserved throughout the pages of Charleston Receipts. While guests are in Charleston they are sure to taste some of the recipes in this book as it has been the inspiration behind many restaurant dishes.