Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Cooking With Kenny Rogers


The front cover consists of a beige color with red, blue, and beige lines framing a photo of Kenny Rogers wearing an apron and holding a platter of grilled foods with pineapple rings on the top of them in his right hand. In his left hand, there is a grilling fork. The title "Cooking With Kenny Rogers" is written in red lettering located above and below his picture. The back cover is blank. The inside pages begin with a table of contents and continue with a letter from Kenny Rogers followed by his signature at the bottom. The main categories that the recipes in this book fall under are breakfasts and brunches, lunches and afternoon affairs, appetizers, beverages, suppers, dinners, and special affairs. Each recipe entails the ingredients needed along with step-by-step directions on how to prepare the dish or beverage. There are full page photographic illustrations throughout the inside pages of different recipes listed. On page ninety four, there are illustrations depicting "How To Cut A Pineapple." The three ways they show are easy cut, pineapple boat, and outrigger.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Dole

Publisher: Hawaiin Pineapple Co. (Honolulu, Hawaii)


96 p.

22.9 x 21.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Cooking With Kenny Rogers. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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