Sallie Hobson's Recipes is a cookbook--but not in the usual sense. Sallie was the lady of the house at Magnolia Grove from 1879 until her death in 1904. Magnolia Grove is a classic Greek Revival house, built in the 1840's by Sallie's uncle, Isaac Croom. Today, it's a house museum full of family treasures.
One of those treasures is a small, handwritten ledger full of recipes, with some household and medicinal hints, advice for living a good life, and household accounts. A grant from the... More Description