Paula Deen’s Savannah Style Book Release

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With its lush gardens, stately town houses, and sprawling plantations, Savannah is the epitome of old Southern style, and who better to give you the grand tour than Paula Deen, the city’s most famous resident and anointed Queen of Southern Cuisine?

In this gorgeous, richly illustrated book, Paula Deen shares a full year of Southern living. Whether it’s time to put out your best china and make a real fuss, or you’re just gathering for some sweet tea on the porch at dusk, Savannah style is about making folks feel welcome in your home. With the help of decorator and stylist Brandon Branch, you’ll learn how to bring a bit of Southern charm into homes from Minnesota to Mississippi. For each season, there are tips on decorating and entertaining. In the spring, you’ll learn how to make the most of your outdoor spaces, spruce up your porch, and make your garden inviting. In the summer, things get more casual with a dock party. Sleeping spaces, including, of course, the sleeping porch, are the focal point of this chapter. In the fall, cooler weather brings a return to more formal entertaining in the dining room, and in the winter, attention returns to the hearth, as Paula and her neighbors put out their best silver and show you how they celebrate the holidays.

Paula loves getting a peek at her neighbors’ parlors, so she’s included photographs of some of Savannah’s grandest homes. From the vast grounds of Lebanon Plantation to the whimsically restored cottages on Tybee Island, you’ll see the unique blend of old-world elegance and laid-back hospitality that charmed Paula the moment she arrived from Albany, Georgia, with nothing but two hundred dollars and a pair of mouths to feed. And she isn’t shy about giving you a window into her own world, either. From her farmhouse kitchen to her luxurious powder room, you’ll see how Paula lives when she’s not in front of the camera.
Packed with advice and nostalgia, Paula Deen’s Savannah Style makes it easy to bring gracious Southern living to homes north and south of the Mason-Dixon Line.

This title will be released on April 6, 2010.
The book tour starts April 7, 2010. See when Paula and Brandon will be in your town!

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Love looking at the "good looking" food plus enjoy reading the receipe's I can substitute this foe that!

By Barbara Faulkner on January 11, 2013

How can I get an signed copy of the new cookbook?

By johnnie on October 10, 2010

my cousins have fallen in love with tybee island and all of its surroundings, so much that they want to open up a bakery in savannah.  what an impression you made on them.  recently,my cuz underwent extensive massive surgery for tumors - your island was such a constant through it all.  i love you!  sincerely, a bernina quilter

By wanda morrison tillotson on June 28, 2010

I too would also like to know where you can get that same green leaf cake stand…it was beautiful!!  And as always I can’t wait to get another Paula Deen Book, they are always amazing!

By Jennifer Crisp on April 18, 2010

Hey Paula, I just recently bought your new book last night at Sam’s Club. I could not put it down. I love the pictures and details. My husband couldn’t believe I finished it soo quickly. Awesome book!! My Mother’s Day gift to me. I wished I could have met you in Charlotte,NC. Love all y’all! Shelia Key

By Shelia Key on April 17, 2010

You used a cake stand on yoyr show this week that was green leaves ans yoy served a bundt cake on it. I was would love to know where yoy got it I would love to have one. You have some beautiful serving pieces.

By Margie on April 15, 2010

Hi Paula,
I attended your book signing for Savannah Style at the Wegamns in Collegeville, Pa this past weekend and I was delighted to have the opportunity to meet you.The book was a wonderful read and I really enjoyed all the decorating information from Brandon. Everyone at the signing had the same comment about you as they left the signing area and that was “she is so nice and very friendly” Thank you for being you.
Sincerely, Cindy Traynor

By Cindy Traynor on April 12, 2010

How can I get one of Paula’s cook books?

By Mónica Garcia, México on April 11, 2010

Looking forward to meeting you at your book shining in Cumming, GA Friday and having a book signed for my Pop-in-law. wink I hope to visit the beautiful and quaint city of Savanna in the near future. Wish you the best w/ your tour!

By La Dawn W. on April 08, 2010

How do I get one of Paula’s cook books?
          Thanks Carlene Phillips

By Carlene Phillips on March 27, 2010

proud to have been born and raised in Ga. i look forward to this book.

By Donna S on March 26, 2010

Will the Savannah Style book be sold through your web site store? I truly love the city of Savannah and have planned my fourth trip to Savannah coming up in May.  I am excited about this book and can hardly wait to purchase it. Good Luck with the book Mrs Paula and Brandon.

Karon in Kentucky, (Pink Jersey Lady)

By Karon Cunningham on March 26, 2010

Paula I have been watching you on QVC for few years now and I have a lot of your cookbooks and my family and I enjoy our meals very much,now I can’t eat everything that I want now,so please I hope you do have diabetic cookbooks.I’m sorry I’m so long winded but I’mso glad to be able to e-mail you thank you very much.

By janet davidson on March 25, 2010

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hi! wink i was wondering if you could share the recipe for the chiken/grape salad-the one that is pictured on the croissant above? thanks! wink sandra
Sandra Neuheimer-Huller in Chicken Salad: A Southern Staple on April 19, 2014 at 9:37 am

Where do I buy these magazines
in A Basketful of Traditions on April 19, 2014 at 7:22 am

I WISH I COULD COOK. COULD I COME WORK FOR JUST ROOM AND BOARD AT YOUR NEW RESTURAUNT IN PIGEON FORGE FOR THE SUMMER? I WENT TO COLLEGE NOT FAR FROM THERE - HIWASSEE COLLEGE. YOU WOULDN'T HAVE TO PAY ME, I WOULD WORK FOR FREE JUST FOR THE EXPERIENCE. TAMMY LEVAN 19 SPENCER WAY KINGS PARK, NY 11754 HAPPY EASTER! CHRIST IS RISEN!
TAMMY L LEVAN in A Basketful of Traditions on April 19, 2014 at 3:31 am

Hi Bubbles, You have some great tips. Can't wait to read your other blogs! Please give Aunt Peggy a big hug from me and here is one for you! (((HUGS))) See you in May!
Jaci Pardun in 10 Quick Household Tips on April 18, 2014 at 10:05 pm

Paula, I am glad to know that I am not the only person who makes Easter Baskets for their adult children and mail them across the United States. My Daughter lives in Long Beach, CA and I not only sent her a basket but her husband and my granddaughter Reese. We also buy special Russel Stover Bunnies for each child too. My husband has the list in his phone... Sara .. Cookies 'n Crème.... Sidney and Stephen.. Peanut Butter Etc. It one of my favorite things to do for my kids.. no matter how old they get. And passing it along to my Grandchildren. It's even more special to me knowing we share a family tradition. Blessings and Happy Easter!!
Sharon Cason-Card in A Basketful of Traditions on April 18, 2014 at 10:03 pm