About this title: Sumptuous, little-known regional Italian recipes, an atmospheric photo-journey to the soul of Italy, and a celebration of a mother's culinary legacy, are all rolled up into one fantastic cookbook that reads like a cultural history or biography. Savor wonderful Southern Italian specialties handed down for generations, like homemade Pasta and Pizza, Fig Jam, Codfish in Crazy Water, Sea Salad, Feast Day Ragout in Meat Sauce, Grandmother's Butter Cake and rich, chocolate-y Christmas Snake. A feast for the eyes, belly, and soul, it's the perfect gift for anyone in love with Italy or Italian cuisine.
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