500 Mouthwatering, Time-Hored, Tried & True, Handed-Down, Soul-Satisfying Dishes Everyone, whether they live in a log cabin or a high-rise, strives to capture some of the warmth, flavour, fragrance and feeling of the country in their own kitchens. Martha Storey, country-living publisher for more than 17 years, draws on her own country roots and on the experience of Storey's many expert authors to help readers learn or re-learn the time-hored skills of the American country kitchen and revisit the classics of down-home cooking. In this chock-full-of-recipes cookbook, Martha shares her family's and friends' favourite tried-and-true country-cooking recipes. These are the simple dishes with country soul that make your mouth water. They are the church supper recipes that are never out of style and that will become the hand-me-down recipes you pass on to your children and grandchildren. In addition to providing these classic recipes, Martha covers the skills of the country kitchen. From wood stove to microwave, Martha shares tips and techniques for making cheese, preserving food, making sausages, pulling taffy, baking bread and making pies and ice cream. This heirloom cookbook, with old-fashioned and updated country techniques and kw-how, is as complete as your great-grandmother's pantry!