Eat Like Ruth


Enjoy recipes straight from the Louisiana Delta.

Ruth Fertel's Plaquemines Parish Oyster Dressing
(also included in Molly O'Neill's 2010 book One Big Table: 600 recipes from the nation's best home cooks, farmers, fishermen, pit-masters, and chefs)
Aunt Clara's Orange Marmalade
Uncle Martin's Creamed Spinach
Earner's Crawfish Bisque

Now in its 3rd Printing

from the University Press of Mississippi

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