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This edition: Norma Jean Darden-"Spoonbread & Strawberry Wine"

Episode Details

Original tape date: August 12, 2014.

First aired: October 6, 2014.

Norma Jean Darden, a successful model, playwright, restaurateur and caterer, is co- author with sister Carole of their special cookbook, "Spoonbread & Strawberry Wine" named for the first family recipes they collected. The book is full of wonderful recipes, family photos and most important, stories of their family's history. Papa Darden, born a slave, unable to read or write; Granddad Sampson, struggling to ensure his family's survival, to the present with children, grandchildren leading successful lives.

Guest List

Norma Jean Darden Co-Author, "Spoonbread & Strawberry Wine"