GG Archives Website - Link to Homepage

Diamond Back - Defined

Diamond Back-Name of the terrapin that inhabits the salt marshes of the Chesapeake, and is generally sold by the inch, 7 to 8 inches being in the best of condition, and bringing the highest price, from $6 to $I0 each.

Return to Top of Page

Epicurean Cooking Terms

Definitions, Usage, Recipes, Etc.