JLD Cookbooks

Puttin' on the Peachtree, published in 1979 and reprinted six times to more than 135,000 copies, is turned to by Southern cooks of all types, from novice to professional.

Peachtree Bouquet: A Culinary Arrangement, published in 1986 and with 60,000 copies in print, has unusual features, including celebrity recipes from Atlanta notables and a selection of gift, elegant-but-easy and kid-friendly recipes.

Together, these books have raised more than $500,000 for JLD's projects. Buy a book today and carry on the tasteful tradition! We offer shipping and gift wrapping.

Purchase Price: $10.00 each or 2 for $15.00 (includes tax and S&H).

Contact our office, at 404.378.2162, for large order discount information.

Shipping and handling charges to be determined upon placement of order. The Junior League of Dekalb County ships cookbook orders via Ground shipping unless other arrangements are made at the time the order is placed. Cookbook orders are subject to sales tax. 

The Junior League of DeKalb County does not accept exchanges and refunds at this time.


Great-Grandmother's Tea Cookies
All ages find these cookies irresistible!

Preparation: 15 minutes Baking: 15 minutes
Planning: can prepare ahead Yield: 4 dozen

1 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 cups all-purpose flour

Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs, one at a time. Stir in vanilla. Sift together baking powder and flour; add flour to butter mixture, mixing to make soft dough. Roll dough and cut cookies, or drop by rounded teaspoons onto cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes.