Windjammer captain Annie Mahle to discuss new cookbook
Maritime captain and cookbook author, Annie Mahle, will present an illustrated talk at the Rockland Public Library on Thursday, Feb. 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Capt. Annie Mahle and her husband, Capt. Jon Finger, run the Maine windjammer, Schooner J. & E. Riggin. Not only is Annie a maritime captain, she also is the captain of her galley where she has been cooking meals for the last 18 years on her cast iron woodstove.
Mahle is a three-time cookbook author (At Home, At Sea (2004), Sugar & Salt: A Year At Home and At Sea - The Blue Book (2012) and most recently, Sugar & Salt: A Year At Home and At Sea - The Orange Book (2016)) and has appeared on the Today Show and on the Food Network. She will give an illustrated talk on cooking a woodstove, raising a family on a boat, and being a steward of National Historic Landmark.
Rockland Public Library is located at 80 Union St. in Rockland. This event, sponsored by the Friends of the Rockland Public Library, is free and open to the public.