Taste the State: A Talk & Tasting Event

Taste the State: A Talk & Tasting Event

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Odd Bird Books

1332 Main Street


Columbia, SC 29201

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Celebrate the book, Taste the State and the incredible produce here in South Carolina which FoodShare helps distribute to nineteen counties.

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Learn cultural and food history while tasting a delicious recipe from the book, Taste the State. The rich history of multi-cultural food in the state is explored in the book, ask the author how your family’s recipe might have been influenced by these traditions. Meet other foodies and book-lovers! Learn about FoodShare’s work in providing better access to fresh produce and the cooking and nutrition education to go along with it.

We look forward to seeing you at this interesting and delicious event at Odd Bird Books, an independent local bookseller. Copies of Taste the State will be available for purchase. Author David Shields will be available for book signing.

Photo credits: Book cover photo courtesy of University of South Carolina Press. Collards photo by David S. Shields.

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