Antique Eats: Civil War Sweet Potato Biscuits

Antique Eats: Civil War Sweet Potato Biscuits

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The South has always been celebrated for its food—a tasty blend of ingredients and cooking techniques connected to the region’s rich soil and bountiful waters. Yet during the Civil War, food shortages plagued the South, and empty cupboards required resourcefulness. In An Irresistible History of Southern Food: Four Centuries of Black-Eyed Peas, Collard Greens & [...]