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Cobbler – Other Than a Shoe Maker, What Does it Mean?

July 7, 2011 2:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Here’s another great post by Kay Bess on growing up in southern West Virginia (and homemade cobbler of course!). Cobbler – Other Than a Shoe Maker, What Does it Mean? How Did Cobbler Get It’s Name? The word cobbler is derived from “cobble up”, which means to throw together quickly.  The early settlers were the […]

It’s The Berries

July 16, 2010 12:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Here’s another great post by Kay Bess on growing up in southern West Virginia.  If you try the recipe at the end, make sure you don’t skimp on the main ingredient: fresh picked berries. FYI:   A great place for berry picking in southern WV is Morgan Orchard in Monroe County.  I spoke with them […]