Marshes to Mansions


Why purchase Marshes to Mansions?
Marshes to Mansions is truly a gift designed to provide an unforgettable and scrumptious visit to Southwest Louisiana. The Junior League of Lake Charles shares carefully guarded family secrets, both old and new, that will warm hearts and homes. This Regional Tabasco Community Cookbook Award winner was published in September 2007, following a widely popular JLLC cookbook debut, Pirate's Pantry.  Marshes to Mansions features an extensive collection of recipes, photographs, and stories intended to present South Louisiana as it is unique, in the entire world! In addition to a collection of delicious recipes, you'll find interesting history, helpful cooking tips, and stunning photographs of our delectably displayed dishes and alluring landscape blending it all into a coffee table quality book.  Junior League members collected and tested thousands of recipes to fulfill your every cooking and entertaining need to present you with over 250 recipes sure to bring the joie de vivre, "joy of life" to your table.


For appetizers to desserts, you will not be at a loss as to what to serve tonight!  Click here to order our premier cookbooks for your collection:

Marshes to Mansions: $28.95




*Giving Back
The proceeds from our cookbook sales provide the Junior League of Lake Charles the funding necessary to developing the potential of women and improving the community. Here's a look at how Marshes to Mansions contributes towards the League's newest Community Project, HELPing Hands:

  • One cookbook buys 50 dental hygiene kits for pediatric patients
  • One cookbook buys 4 stuffed tigers to give to children
  • One cookbook buys beads to make 3 key chains, 1 necklace, and 1 bracelet

Know that when you are purchasing or selling just one JLLC Cookbook, for yourself or as a gift, YOU are giving back!

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