Thursday, February 26, 2015

Last Chance -- Free Black History Book

The Story of Harriet Tubman—
           Slave, Conductor on the Underground Railroad
                           and Spy for the Union Army

By Arline Chase

Harriet Tubman was born into the soul-crushing system of slavery in America. Through her wits, intelligence, determination, and bravery, she not only changed the course of her own life, but that of her family and countless other African-Americans.

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Fried Corn Dodgers

This is a popular dish especially in the south. Making it is very easy and you can do it any time you wish

2 cups Corn Meal
2  tsp. Baking Powder
1/2 cup sugar
1/3 cup white flour.
1 tsp. salt.
Water as needed.
2 tbsp lard

In a mixing bowl add two cups of white corn meal, one and a half teaspoon of baking powder, 1/3 cups of self rising flour, half a cup of sugar and salt to taste. To it add warm water slowly until the dough gets a consistency of cake batter. You may need around two or three cups of water to reach the consistency.

Heat lard in skillit until  a drop of water sizzles. 
Spoon batter into skillet in small cakes and fry. Cook on both sides, until brown. Remove to a warm plate and fry more, adding more lard if needed.

For Hush-Puppies (Another popular Southern Soul Food

Grate 1 medium onion and add to the batter while mixing in water.

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