Please join Chef Walter Staib as he signs his new cookbook, A Sweet Taste of History, in The Shops at Mount Vernon on Saturday, November 30, from 2pm to 5pm. A Sweet Taste of History captures the grandeur of 18th century sweet table and contains more than 100 elegant dessert recipes from America’s earliest days updated for the modern cook. The recipes include George Washington’s Small Beer, I Cannot Tell a Lie Cherry Pie, and Martha Washington’s Chocolate Mousse Cake.
Chef Walter Staib is a third-generation restaurateur with over four decades of culinary experience, an author, Emmy Award winning TV host, James Beard-nominated chef and culinary historian.
A Sweet Taste of History can be purchased online or in The Shops at Mount Vernon before the book signing.
No admission is required to shop.