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Another in the series of Williams-Sonoma cookbooks, this one presents a wide range of recipes from France that make you drool. Aided by the sensuous photographs, the text gives you a great sense of what makes France a culinary giant. After just a short time dipping into its pages we were compelled to rush out to find the ingredients to make many of the recipes. They are easy to replicate if you know your way around the kitchen.
Publishers Weekly, 1999-12-20 The latest entry in this Williams-Sonoma series provides a wide-ranging, if unsurprising, look at Gallic cuisine. Brennan (The Food and Flavors of Haute Provence) divides the recipes into appetizers, entr?es, vegetables and desserts, and each dish is derived from a specific region: Pissaladi?re from Provence, Gratin?ed Mussels on the Half Shell from Languedoc and Fondue from Franche-Comt? and the Alps. Meat entr?es tend to be grilled (Grilled Lamb chops with Fresh Thyme, Grilled Eel) or roasted (Duck with Lavender Honey, Roasted Veal with Whole Garlic). Some of the most appealing fare can be found in the chapter on vegetable dishes, many of which, such as Saut?ed Asparagus and Artichokes with Black Olives and Parmesan and Stuffed Turnips filled with sausage, hazelnuts and currants, could be served as main courses. Desserts, such as Cherry Custard Cake, are generally fruit-based. The glossary is admirably thorough, the photography is lovely throughout and Brennan's sidebars (on topics such as foraging for mushrooms) are certainly competent, but the large format and full-color presentation may make this a cookbook destined for the coffee table rather than the kitchen counter. (Jan.) Copyright 1999 Cahners Business Information.
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