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South Carolina

Susan Elliott Chastain let us know about
The Sweetery, a 30-year-old bakery creating cakes, brownies, pies, cheesecakes
and cookies.
The Sweetery
1814 E Greenville St., Anderson,
864-224-8394; thesweetery.net

Tennessee

Cynthia Freedle Frazier had several great
recommendations, including Buttermilk
Sky Pie Shop and the Gathering Place.
She adds that if you're ever at Peerless in
Johnson City, you must try the coconut
layer cake.
Buttermilk Sky Pie Shop (franchise shop)
3135 People's St., Suite 300, Johnson City
423-491-8163
buttermilkskypie.com/johnson-citytennessee-pie-shop
Facebook fan Te-Ann Windsor-Walker
says the carrot cake at The Chocolate B'ar

is to die for! They also offer brownies, bar
cookies, cakes and pies.
The Chocolate B'ar of Townsend
7807 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy., Townsend
865-448-9433; thechocolatebarof
townsend.com

Virginia
Floozies Pie Shop Café
109B West Main St., Louisa
540-967-1124; flooziespieshop.com

West Virginia
Lighthouse Latte
114 N. Mercer St., Berkeley Springs,
304-258-5429; lighthouselatte.com
Sarah's Bakery
1011 Bridge Rd., Charleston
304-343-2253; facebook.com/sarahs
bakerywv
Sugar Pie Bakery
3624 Maccorkle Ave. SE, Charleston
304-205-7753; sugarpiebakerywv.com

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Sandra Johnson says she has even
heard of persimmon. One of the best
sonkers she has tasted was made with
green June apples. Wavy Mabry's mother in Mount Airy specialized in apple
sonker, which she chose to call "Spread
Apple Pie."
Sandra Johnson's restaurant is one of several
on the Sonker Trail, created by the Surry
County Tourism office. Craig Distl, public
relations representative for the tourism
office, says since the trail's website was
created in January of 2015, some 60,000
people have visited it. Over 15,000 Sonker Trail maps have been printed.
Sandra Johnson's Down Home Restaurant in Mount Airy is a major stop
on the trail. Johnson and her friend
Bonnie Reynolds were working in social
services and started cooking for vacation
Bible school at their church in the summertime. They noticed that some of the
children who attended were unruly, so
the two friends thought those children
might be hungry. They began preparing supper for the children, and later for

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017

Features
Romance, Reunions and Family Fun for Summe
Mountain Summer: A Photo Essay
When Asheville Took over the 1970s’ Paper Dress Fad
Bateaux along the James River
On the Appalachian Trail, the Easy Way
BBQ!
Departments
Letters / Worth a Click
Contributors
From the Editor
Mill Creek Stories
Creature Feature
Mountain Report
The Good Walk
Country Roads
Singing in the Garden
Festivals & Events
Guest Column
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Intro
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Cover1
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Cover2
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 3
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 4
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 5
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Letters / Worth a Click
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Contributors
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 8
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 9
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - From the Editor
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 11
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Mill Creek Stories
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 13
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 14
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 15
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Creature Feature
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 17
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 18
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 19
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Mountain Report
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 21
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - The Good Walk
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 23
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Country Roads
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 25
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 26
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 27
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Romance, Reunions and Family Fun for Summe
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 29
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 30
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 31
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 32
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 33
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 34
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 35
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Mountain Summer: A Photo Essay
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 37
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 38
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 39
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - When Asheville Took over the 1970s’ Paper Dress Fad
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 41
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 42
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 43
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Bateaux along the James River
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 45
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - On the Appalachian Trail, the Easy Way
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 47
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 48
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 49
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 50
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 54
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 55
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - BBQ!
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 57
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Singing in the Garden
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 59
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 60
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 61
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 62
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 63
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Festivals & Events
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 65
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - Guest Column
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 67
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 68
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 69
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2017 - 70
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