The Yellowstone National Park Cookbook
By Durrae Johanek. Softcover, 176 pages.
Yellowstone National Park is no ordinary place, and The Yellowstone National Park Cookbook is no ordinary cookbook. Author Durrae Johanek, driven by her twin loves of cooking and the park, serves up a unique gastronomical delight in this exceptional collection of recipes, all of which have unusual connections to the park. The recipes are interspersed with personal tales, park history, and profiles of those sharing their recipes.
From favorite backpacking snacks offered by backcountry rangers to gourmet entrees from the parks notable lodges, this book runs the gustatorial gamut from wolf project leader Doug Smiths Lentil Soup to park biologist Cheryl Jaworowskis Nut Mix. Park superintendent Suzanne Lewis takes time out of her busy schedule to share some of her best recipes, and park historian Lee Whittlesey remembers his Mothers Chicken. Tour leaders, bear watchers, and geyser gazers offer park anecdotes along with their special recipes.
Open the pages of this book and dig into Norris Egg Salad Sandwiches, Upper Geyser Basin Pot Roast, and Old Faithful Inn Delight Cake. In all, The Yellowstone National Park Cookbook contains 125 unforgettable recipes, each one flavored by the wonder of Yellowstone.
Softcover, 176 pages.