The Public Opinion newspaper out of Chambersburg, PA wrote a nice article about Benne Wafers!

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A brand new year is a good time for a fresh start and, around here, people rely on hog maw and pork-and-sauerkraut dinners for their next chance at prosperity, health and just plain good luck.

On a visit to Charleston, S.C., I found a sweet little good luck cookie — benne wafers.

The cookie recipe, hundreds of years old, has become associated with Carolina low country cuisine but the key ingredient — sesame seeds — has its lucky link far beyond the colonial South.

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