Food and Cooking
The Splendid Table
Recipes from Emilia-Romagna, the Heartland of Northern Italian Food
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0688089631
A guide to creating northern Italian dishes features recipes for two hundred specialties of the Emilia-Romagna region, including classic pasta dishes such as Tagliatelle with Carmelized Onions and second courses such as Crisped Chicken. 50,000 first printing. $75,000 ad/promo.
A Cook's Tour
Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines
Paperback ISBN: 0060012781
From Japan where he eats traditional fugu, a poisonous blowfish that can only be prepared by specially licensed chefs, to a delectable snack in the Mecong Delta, follows the author as he embarks on a quest around the world to find the ultimate meal.
How to Cook Everything
Simple Recipes for Great Food
Hardcover ISBN: 0028610105
Wise to current tastes and cooking trends, a step-by-step, enjoyable guide to the whole art of cooking includes more than one thousand contemporary recipes complemented by a wealth of how-to information, as well as hundreds of illustrations. 250,000 first printing.
A Taste of Cuba
Recipes from the Cuban-American Community
Paperback ISBN: 0452270898
It is said that Cuban food reflects the Cuban spirit—a hearty appetite for the sweetness and richness of life, and a respect for tradition spiced with the spark of adventure. Here are enticing spiced fish and seafood dishes: sweet, creamy flans; savory paella; warm, hearty black beans and rice; and tropical rum drinks. You’ll find almost 200 recipes for appetizers, soups, salads, breads, entrees, vegetables, desserts, and drinks that celebrate the colorful cuisine of Cuba, bringing its flavorful, tropical tastes to your table. Cuban cooking honors the melding of Spanish, Portuguese, and indigenous Cuban culinary traditions in dishes that have become uniquely Cuban. There are many recipes for authentic Cuban specialties, such as pasteles (spiced meat patties), tostones (fried green plantains), churros (fried dough with sugar), and refreshing batidos (fruit milkshakes), as well as gourmet-style recipes for the contemporary Caribbean dishes found in Cuban restaurants. Included too, is an invaluable guide to finding uniquely Cuban ingredients, such as plantain, yucca, malaga, and calabaza. A Taste of Cuba is flavorsome testimony to the ever-growing popularity of Cuban cuisine!