Adrian Miller’s Top 5 Favorite UNC Press Books #UNCP100

In celebration of our centennial year, we’ve asked our authors to write some guest blog posts to help celebrate with us! We’re kicking off our centennial blog post series with a post from Adrian Miller, author of award-winning book Black Smoke: African Americans and the United States of Barbecue. In Black Smoke, Miller chronicles how Black… Continue Reading Adrian Miller’s Top 5 Favorite UNC Press Books #UNCP100

Recipe: Yorkshire Christmas Pie, from ‘Dining with the Washingtons’

This recipe from ‘Dining with the Washingtons’ is a modern adaptation of a traditional English pie like what would have been served at Mt. Vernon for Christmas. Continue Reading Recipe: Yorkshire Christmas Pie, from ‘Dining with the Washingtons’

Dining with the Washingtons: To Make a Cherry Pie

Stephen McLeod, editor of ‘Dining with the Washingtons,’ shares some of the history of Thanksgiving and a cherry pie recipe from the book. Continue Reading Dining with the Washingtons: To Make a Cherry Pie

Happy Birthday, Martha Washington! Let’s all have some of your cake. Seriously.

To celebrate Martha Washington’s birthday, enjoy this recipe for Martha Washington’s Great Cake, from the forthcoming book ‘Dining with the Washingtons.’ Continue Reading Happy Birthday, Martha Washington! Let’s all have some of your cake. Seriously.