The Best of Amish Cooking

by Phyllis Good (Author)
unlimited loans, 2 years, One at a time

Phyllis Pellman Good, a leading expert on Amish cooking, spent years researching the delicious recipes in this collection. From interviews with real Amish grandmothers, digging through recipe boxes, and poring over old books and diaries, she has gathered an assortment of traditional and modern dishes that have been and continue to be popular in eastern Pennsylvania, particularly in the Lancaster area. Now you too can experience the warm, comforting recipes of old order Amish cooks. Prepare to make wonderful dishes such as:

  • Roast Chicken
  • Scrapple
  • Corn Fritters
  • Creamy Potato Soup
  • Sweet Pickles
  • Apple Dumplings
  • Oatmeal Whoopie Pies
  • Shoofly Pie

  • All these and more will soon become your family favorites and go-to potluck dishes. According to Good, they reflect the fruitfulness of Amish fields and gardens, as well as the group's emphasis on family and community. Wonderful descriptions and introductions prepare the setting, and delicious, savory recipes fill this book with some of the best food you'll find anywhere.

    Book Details

    Publication Date
    October 03, 2017
    Page count
    Paper ISBN
    File size
    11 MB