Deep South Staples

This cookbook features traditional southern family favorites with commentaries on the region’s culture and food. Deep South Staples is a cookbook for Southerners who wish to recapture the tastes, smells and senses of their youth. Each recipe has been updated for modern tastes and cooking styles. Throughout Deep South Staples, St. John balances the flavor of his recipes with dashes of Southern wit, wisdom and culture, as told through essays of his youth and present life in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Deep South Staples was nominated for the 2003 SEBA Book Award.