Real Native American Recipes in Olden Times from across the United States for Kids and Teachers Illustration

Native American Recipes

These recipes were shared with us by Native Americans we interviewed to write our unit on the First People in Olden Times. Most of these recipes have been adjusted with modern ingredients and measurements.

Chicken with Corn

Corn Gravy

Cherokee Cornmeal Flapjacks

Sheepherders Pie

Cherokee Sweet Potato Bread

Iroquois Boiled Corn Bread

Buffalo Berry Pudding (Shoshone recipe)

Maple Syrup Candy

Wagmiza Wasna (Sioux Corn Cookies)

Seminole PawPaw Cookies

Honey Drink

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