Occasions to Savor: Our Meals, Menus, and Memories

Occasions to Savor: Our Meals, Menus, and Memories

by Staff of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
     
 

The sophisticated women of Delta Sigma Theta sorority are renowned for their chic Crimson and Cream Balls and fabulous Founder's Day Luncheons, and even for beautiful bridal showers and delightful birthday parties executed with distinctive flair. Deltas embody class, grace, and elan, and these characteristics are all to evident in their entertaining style. In…  See more details below

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The sophisticated women of Delta Sigma Theta sorority are renowned for their chic Crimson and Cream Balls and fabulous Founder's Day Luncheons, and even for beautiful bridal showers and delightful birthday parties executed with distinctive flair. Deltas embody class, grace, and elan, and these characteristics are all to evident in their entertaining style. In Occasions to Savor, the Deltas at last share their recipes and secrets to entertaining with panache. Deltas across the country offer more than 200 recipes and twenty special-occasion menus, with tips for planning, preparing, and putting your own signature style on an event. From a formal luncheon to an elegant dinner to a backyard barbecue, recipes like Sunday-Afternoon Roasted Chicken, Blackberry Dumplings, Mama Ruth's Crab Cakes, Wilma's Jambalaya, and Peach Cream Trifle will help you host an event with style and flair. Occasions to Savor isn't only a cookbook and entertaining guide. It's also a celebration of African-American sisterhood, and it features stories of influential African-American women from all walks of life, including such high-profile Deltas as Dr. Camille Cosby, Dr. Johnetta Cole, Dr. Dorothy Height, and Ruby Dee.

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Editorial Reviews

Library Journal
More than just a cookbook, this work by members of one of the largest African American women's organizations share their recipes and secrets to entertaining even as it celebrates sisterhood with memorable stories of influential sorors. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780399152030
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA)
Publication date:
10/07/2004
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.86(w) x 11.26(h) x 0.97(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

Meet the Author

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., is one of the largest African-American women's organizations in the world. The private, nonprofit organization's mission is to provide services and programs to promote human welfare.

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