S is for Southern: A Guide to the South, from Absinthe to Zydeco
Take a tour across the modern South with this informative and entertaining guide to Southern life and culture from the editors of the award-winning Garden & Gun magazine. From food, music, arts, and style to legendary figures and contemporary innovators, nearly five hundred entries span every letter of the alphabet–and the region–with a hundred signature essays from the South’s finest writers and prominent personalities. Available for pre-order now.
MORE BEST-SELLING BOOKS FROM THE EDITORS OF GARDEN & GUN
The Southerner’s Cookbook
With more than 140 detailed and delicious recipes both classic and modern, this beautifully photographed cookbook covers every angle of home cooking, whether you’re feeding your family or entertaining a crowd. From roasting a whole hog to throwing a Lowcountry boil, the secrets of light-as-a-feather biscuits to perfectly crispy fried chicken, the art of spicing a Bloody Mary to mixing a potent punch, The Southerner’s Cookbook is much more than a collection of recipes—it is a true reflection of the South’s culinary landscape.
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The Southerner’s Handbook
Whether you live below the Mason Dixon Line or just wish you did, The Southerner’s Handbook is your guide to living the good life.
Curated by the editors of the award-winning Garden & Gun magazine, this compilation of more than 100 instructional and narrative essays offers an expansive tutorial to modern-day life in the South. From food and drink to sporting and style, home and garden to arts and culture, you’ll discover essential skills and unique insights from some of the South’s finest writers, chefs, and craftsmen—including a guide to perfect grits, tips for betting on the Kentucky Derby, and how to whip up a proper Sazerac. You’ll also find:
Roy Blount, Jr. on telling a great story
Julia Reed on throwing the ultimate party
Jonathan Miles on drinking like a Southerner
John T. Edge on why Southern food matters
And much more. So grab a glass of fine bourbon, head out to the porch, and get comfortable. You’re in for an experience as surprising and enchanting as the South itself.
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Good Dog is a collection of your favorite stories from Garden & Gun as well as original essays celebrating the unique relationships between humans and their canine companions. From the troublemakers who can’t be fenced in to the lifelong companions who never leave our sides, this one-of-a-kind anthology showcases man’s best friend though all his most endearing (and sometimes maddening) attributes.
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