By the Junior League of Hampton Roads. ISBN 0-9613600-1-1. Copyright 1975. Hardcover with 288 pages including table of contents, index, and 26 black and white illustrations.
Elected to the Walter S. McIlhenney Hall of Fame for Community Cookbooks.
This is a culinary tour capturing the hospitality, heritage and warmth that is Virginia. Mouth-watering recipes and tips from Virginia hostesses that reflect 200 years of gracious entertaining are sprinkled with small, whimsical illustrations to lend this book charm and uniqueness. This spiral-bound volume offers 600 triple-tested no-fail recipes from appetizers to desserts from famous Virginia homes, resorts, and restaurants. Accompanying the recipes are pictorial histories of 26 famous Virginia homes by famous Virginia artists.