"Grub Street" is delighted to be reissuing what is universally acknowledged to be one of the most influential Italian cookbooks in English ever published. This is the ultimate book for people wanting to discover genuine Italian cooking. There are no glossy photos, but very passionate written text that leaves you almost tasting the food and many ...
"Grub Street" is delighted to be reissuing what is universally acknowledged to be one of the most influential Italian cookbooks in English ever published. This is the ultimate book for people wanting to discover genuine Italian cooking. There are no glossy photos, but very passionate written text that leaves you almost tasting the food and many excellent diagrams to demonstrate various techniques. This book is totally comprehensive giving directions for making dishes the traditional, Italian way - and includes an introductory section on cooking fundamentals for ingredients and tools, recipes for Antipasti, Sauces, Soups, Pasta, Risotto, Gnocchi, Polenta, Frittata, Fish and Shellfish, Chicken, Rabbit, Veal, Beef, Lamb, Pork, Vegetables, Salads, and Desserts. Most recipes are complemented with short passages on its origins and her style of writing is pleasant and quirky. This book is suitable for beginners and experts. Each recipe is amazingly simple and the lists of ingredients surprisingly short. The author demonstrates over and over again that good cooking is all about simplicity, patience and, most of all, about using fresh, seasonal, ingredients. Her Bolognese sauce has no competition and is perfection itself.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Hardcover. 8vo. 15th Printing. Hardcover with dust jacket. 8vo with 483 pages. The book and dust jacket are both in very good condition with very slight shelfwear and very slight bumping to the edges. The interior is clean and tight. The spine is orange with black text.
Koizumi, George. Very Good in Good jacket. 8vo-8"-9" Tall. 14th printing illustrated cloth binding. A light bit of spotting to page edges. Unmarked copy showing some use and handling. 483pp., index, line drawings by George Koizumi. Dust jacket is good only, moderately rubbed, with some tears, toned spine, now in a new mylar cover.
Good in J Good jacket. Dust jacket lightly rubbed/bumped, front leaf price-clipped; cover very faintly soiled/unevenly age-toned, spine ends bumped; edges very lightly soiled; ffep, following page, and rfep lightly soiled; binding tight; dust jacket, cover, edges, and interior intact and clean except as noted. Due to the size/weight of this item, additional shipping charges may apply to international/expedited orders.
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