A Culinary History of Pittsburg County: Little Italy, by David Cathey

By David Cathey

lengthy ahead of the period of the foodie, the little coal-mining city of Krebs set the traditional for celebrating foodstuff in Oklahoma. Its recognition because the quicker State's Little Italy all started within the mid-1870s while Italian immigrants chased the coal growth to Pittsburg County, deep within the center of the Choctaw country. After one hundred fifty years, Italians and Choctaw friends are actually certain via pasta, selfmade cheeses and sausages and local beer as soon as brewed illegally in basement bathtubs and added by way of young ones from door to door. cease by way of for a steak at GiaComo's, a Choc at Pete's position, lamb fries on the Isle of Capri, gnocchi at Roseanna's or a gourd of caciocavallo at Lovera's--venues that experience confirmed impervious to time and problem. sign up for nutrients Dude Dave Cathey on a travel via this colourful and scrumptious history.

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