Photo by Melody

Article: Aunt Bett's Gingerbread: Wild Ginger: Love it as usual

Communities > Forums > Article: Aunt Bett's Gingerbread: Wild Ginger
bookmark
Forum: Article: Aunt Bett's Gingerbread: Wild GingerReplies: 3, Views: 18
Add to Bookmarks
-
AuthorContent
annhelen
Townsend, GA

September 13, 2010
7:43 AM

Post #8096412

Just love you to death, lady. You have such a wonderful love within for old days, old ways, people of the past, and thankfully for us, the wild plants and their uses. I never miss reading your articles and hope we have many more to come. If there is a book coming, please let us know.
Sharran
Calvert City, KY
(Zone 7a)

September 13, 2010
8:24 AM

Post #8096482

Annhelen, from one of my favorite states...Thank You!

It's those old ways and people of the past who shaped my life, and I'll be forever grateful for that. In this fast paced world, it's nice to roam around in my memories looking for anchors to hold on to.

Thank you so much for writing, it's good to know others enjoy the old ways as well.
Hopefully there will be a book, and if so, you better believe everybody will know about it!

Thanks again.

Gitagal

Gitagal
Baltimore, MD
(Zone 7a)

December 13, 2011
4:51 PM

Post #8928371

Dear Sharon---

Not sure I read this when you first posted it---but I may have...

WHAT are "pones"?????

I have only thought of Gingerbread as the flat, crisp cookies in the shapes of
Ginger men--or any other shape...

I KNOW that OUR ginger cookies are quite different from the ones in the USA.
The flavor is different and they are about 1.8th" thick. VERY crisp...
I love them far above any kind of Gingerbread available here--but i have never made them myself.

Also--would your "wild Ginger" be equivalent to the ground Ginger you can buy as a spice?

Thanks--and Have a wonderful Holiday season-- Gita
back40bean
Decatur, GA
(Zone 7b)

December 19, 2011
7:11 AM

Post #8935328

Pones are defined on a reply thread from 2008. I grew up eating corn pone but had not heard that word used with other breads.

Sharon, your stories and recollections make me so happy. Thank you so much.

You cannot post until you register and login.


Other Article: Aunt Bett's Gingerbread: Wild Ginger Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
Another winner Hemophobic 23 Oct 22, 2008 12:38 AM
Yum phicks 1 Oct 7, 2008 10:19 PM
Smiling Once again! Seedtosser1 1 Oct 7, 2008 11:02 PM
Loved it! Aunt_A 2 Oct 8, 2008 4:29 AM
Ginger hope43 1 Oct 8, 2008 2:16 AM


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America