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From: "Gerald Gieger" <>
Subject: Re: [GA-Roots] Re: Georgia Ice Cream, A.K.A. as Grits
Date: Wed, 09 Aug 2000 16:02:17 GMT


Cracker Barrell, Grandy's, etc., all will use pre-prepared foods, i.e.
Frozen or boxed...they don't use anything made from scratch


>From:
>Reply-To:
>To:
>Subject: Re: [GA-Roots] Re: Georgia Ice Cream, A.K.A. as Grits
>Date: Wed, 9 Aug 2000 07:40:17 -0500
>
>The cracker barrel restruants along the highway serve grits ever day but
>they are the refind kind much finer than the old stone ground kind.
>Remember they use to fry them like patties and they were good that way
>too.
>
>
>On Tue, 08 Aug 2000 19:27:29 -0400 mary <> writes:
> > Oh Billie, Vernon is soooooo lucky! Can we come to your house? All
> > of you
> > are making me hungry...
> > Mary in SC
> >
> > At 06:10 AM 01/08/1997 -0500, vernon & billie wrote:
> > >I still cook grits for breakfast as well as when we have fish.
> > Cornbread
> > >almost everyday.Biscuits 4 or 5 times a week. Beans, peas, corn,
> > potatoes,
> > >tomatoes, cukes, onions,squash and okra out of our garden,out of
> > the freezer
> > >or off the canning self. I am making crab apple jelly, fig
> > preserves and
> > >pear preserves today. Pepper jelly tomorrow and O have already
> > made salsa.
> > >Billie
> > >----- Original Message -----
> > >From: Angus P. Robinson Jr <>
> > >To: <>
> > >Sent: Tuesday, August 08, 2000 5:28 PM
> > >Subject: [GA-Roots] Re: Georgia Ice Cream, A.K.A. as Grits
> > >
> > >
> > >> Good Afternoon,
> > >> As a southern born boy my grandma, God Bless her, often
> > >> made grits. Sometimes we ate them like kids eat cereal today,
> > >> and at other times we ate them as a side dish to bacon and eggs.
> > >> How I would love to see her cooking on the old wood stove again.
> > >> She also ironed her clothes using the old time cast iron "iron"
> > >> that was heated on the wood stove. How she could handle the
> > >> heat isn't know but Grandma Ida Morris Robinson did it.
> > >> Surprisingly, many of the local restaurants serve grits.
> > Of
> > >> course we are a farming and recreational community. Back in
> > >> the big city when you ask for grits the waitress looks like I
> > just
> > >> asked her to unrobe. Unless she is southern born she just says
> > >> "huh".
> > >> Angus "Scotty" Robinson
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >
> > >
> >
>

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