Books & Bites Podcast, Episode 15
Each month, JCPL librarians bring you book recommendations and discuss the bites and beverages to pair with them. In keeping with the spirit of spring, this month we consider our favorite recent debuts.
- What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia by Elizabeth Catte
- The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded: Poems by Molly McCully Brown
Like chocolate and oranges? Try the Chocolate Velvet cocktail from Serious Eats.
- The Shack’s Sweet & Savory Banana Pudding hits all the right notes to pair with What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia. Find it in the book Victuals: An Appalachian Journey, with Recipes.
Blood Water Paint takes place in Rome, so why not try the Roman dish Cacio e Pepe from Lidia’s Mastering the Art of Italian Cuisine: Everything You Need to Know to Be a Great Italian Cook? Read about the ingredient pecorino Romano in Ingredienti: Marcella’s Guide to the Market.
- Sip a healing spring tonic while reading The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded. Find out how to make a traditional spring tonic in The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery.