Tuesday, January 19, 2010
My first thought after reading the recent Mobile Press write up about the new local book Old Mobile Restaurants...Gosh, this would be a great giveaway for my readers! I am so thrilled that Malcolm Steiner, the author of Old Mobile Restaurants, has agreed to giveaway one of his signed books. This book would be a perfect addition to anyone's book collection. It outlines the rich history of Mobile, the hot spots, and the famous recipes that make Mobile what it is! So local or not, enter to win this book by leaving a comment below!
About Old Mobile Restaurants:
The first capital of the new, French colony called Louisiana was Mobile founded in 1702. Mobile Alabama served as the economic and political center of the colony for many years. Mobile is home to the first Mardi Gras in America and has played a key role in American-food History. This early French Capital also brought the regions first trained baker, chef and a love of food that makes Mobile the home of many culinary delights and traditions. Even if you have never heard of Mobile Alabama if you love food, restaurants and good stories this book is for you.
From the modest, hot dog stands to the most “uptown” of white tablecloth establishments, it tells the story of the people, places and events that shaped the culinary life of Mobile and quite often the Gulf Coast and the entire South.
***To enter to win the signed copy of Old Mobile Restaurants please comment below. Please leave a note about your favorite Mobile restaurant or why you would like to win.***Be sure to include your email address!*** Winner will be chosen by random.org on 1/30 and have 24 hours to respond.