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.
The Gourmet Cookbook
More Than 1000 Recipes
Hardcover ISBN: 0618374086
Gathers recipes published in Gourmet magazine over the last six decades, including beef Wellington, seared salmon with balsamic glaze, and other entrâees, hors d'oeuvres, side dishes, ethnic specialties, and desserts.
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.
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!
Food Co-Ops and the Counterculture
Paperback ISBN: 0813521025
In the 1960s, the cooperative networks of food stores, restaurants, bakeries, bookstores, and housing alternatives were part counterculture, part social experiment, part economic utopia, and part revolutionary political statement. The co-ops gave activists a place where they could both express themselves and accomplish at least some small-scale changes. But these activists could not always agree among themselves on their goals.
Making & Using Flavored Vinegars
Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin A-112
Paperback ISBN: 0882665561
Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.
Classic Indian Vegetarian and Grain Cooking
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0688049958
Describes Indian vegetarian cuisine, discusses ingredients, spices, and cooking techniques, and shares recipes for breakfasts, appetizers, soups, main dishes, side dishes, breads, and desserts