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Player favorite recipes featured in newly-released Phillies Cookbook for charity12/08/2010 2:49 PM ET
The Phillies are putting their cooking skills on display for charity with the newly-released From Our Home to Yours, A Collection of Phillies Recipes. This special cookbook, presented by the Phillies Wives and Phillies Charities, Inc., features over 30 traditional recipes and anecdotes directly from the Phillies players, coaching staff and their families. From the Ibañez family's traditional Shrimp Ceviche to Roy Halladay's Aunt Marcia's Never-Fail Rolls to Ryan Howard's Grandmother's cornbread, From Our Home to Yours offers a little bit of everything straight from the team to the fans. Also included are favorite recipes from manager Charlie Manuel, as well as players Joe Blanton, Jose Contreras, Ben Francisco, Ross Gload, Cole Hamels, David Herndon, Kyle Kendrick, Brad Lidge, Ryan Madson, Placido Polanco, Carlos Ruiz, Brian Schneider, Chase Utley and Shane Victorino, among others. Even the Phillie Phanatic shares a tasty dish. "We hope our fans enjoy trying out our favorite family classics," said Johari Rollins, who collaborated with her husband, Jimmy Rollins, to provide a Rollins' "Just Peachy" Homemade Peach Cobbler. "The most important part of this unique cookbook is the assistance it will provide to the kids at the Covenant House Pennsylvania." The shelter serves homeless, runaway and at-risk children and teens. HOW TO PURCHASE: From Our Home to Yours, A Collection of Phillies Recipes is now available for purchase for $20 at the Majestic Clubhouse Store at Citizens Bank Park and phillies.com. ABOUT COVENANT HOUSE: Covenant House Pennsylvania serves homeless, runaway and at-risk youth with absolute respect and unconditional love. Providing a continuum of services for youth in need, including prevention, shelter and support services, Covenant House Pennsylvania is the largest private child welfare agency in the Delaware Valley. To find out more or to make a contribution, please visit www.covenenathousepa.org. ABOUT PHILLIES WIVES: The Phillies Wives support charitable organizations each year by hosting several fundraisers and projects. Through wives' endeavors and continuous fan support, Phillies Charities, Inc., the fundraising arm of the club, is able to award several grants to make a positive impact on charitable organizations in the Delaware Valley each year. For more information about Phillies Charities, Inc. and The Phillies Wives in the community, visit www.phillies.com/community.
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