Bon Appetit

Would you like to try a local traditional recipe dish for your summer parties, gatherings, and cookouts? We stock a variety of cookbooks in the Beaufort District Collection and Local History sections at the Branch Libraries. We even have a food and recipes page for several lowcountry delicacies online at sirsi/frogmore.htm#Hoppin'%20John.

Some Lowcountry local cookbook author’s websites to visit are:

Pat Branning website
Debbie Covington website
Pat Conroy website
Sallie Ann Robinson website

To learn more about cookbooks and recipes please feel free to stop by the Beaufort District Collection and dig a little deeper in our vertical files, cookbooks, and other materials about food and recipes. Our branch libraries have loads of cookbooks around the 641.5 - 641.8 Dewey Decimal classification numbers. You're certain to find something new and tasty for breakfast, lunch or supper!