new england

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new england
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  1. 7 regions?
    • new england
    • midatlantic
    • south
    • midwest
    • west and southwest
    • pacific coast
    • hawaiian islands
  2. first inhabitants?
    • native americans
    • (aboriginals)
  3. what 4 things did the aboriginals do?
    • hunted game
    • fished
    • planted crops
    • gathered nuts and berries
  4. new england states?
    • maine
    • vermont
    • new hampshire
    • connecticut
    • massachusettes
    • rhode island
  5. what groups of people settled in this region?
    british brough tea, biscuits, fish and chips, roasts
  6. geography?
    • rocky
    • mountanious
    • forested
    • long severe winters
    • farms were isolated and self sufficient
  7. ocean provided?
    • lobster
    • crabs
    • oysters
  8. forest provided?
    • wild turkeys
    • geese
    • ducks
    • pheasants
  9. early settlers found?
    • corn
    • squash
    • beans
    • berries
    • maple syrup
    • deer
  10. NE cuisine characteristics?
    • readily available foods
    • hearty
    • substantial
  11. how did the early settlers cook?
    • open hearth
    • dutch oven
    • cast iron pots
  12. baked good included?
    • johnnycakes
    • sally lunn
    • indian bread
  13. sally lunn?
    kinda like potato bread
  14. johnny cakes?
    pancakes
  15. corn was a staple in?
    • indian pudding
    • cornsticks
    • succotash
    • cornmeal mush
  16. lima beans and peppers?
    succotash
  17. favorites?
    • new england potboiler
    • clam chowder
  18. sap from the forest trees?
    maple syrup
  19. maple syrup used in?
    • cakes
    • candies
    • sauces
    • puddings
    • baked beans
  20. clam chowder?
    creamy soup made with potatoes and clams
  21. blueberry mush?
    steamed pudding
  22. blueberry grunt?
    berries simmered in a thickened sauce and topped with fluffy dumplings
  23. other dessert?
    pumpkin pie
  24. red flannel hash?
    • leftovers were ground up, boiled, then fried
    • add beets for red color
  25. what did beets remind them of?
    the red flannel underwear worn in the winter time

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