1,000 Foods to Eat Before You DieDe (autor) Mimi Sheraton
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 13 Jan 2015
The ultimate gift for the food lover. In the same way that "1,000 Places to See Before You Die" reinvented the travel book, "1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die" is a joyous, informative, dazzling, mouthwatering life list of the world s best food. The long-awaited new book in the phenomenal 1,000 . . . Before You Die series, it s the marriage of an irresistible subject with the perfect writer, Mimi Sheraton award-winning cookbook author, grande dame of food journalism, and former restaurant critic for "The New York Times." "1,000 Foods" fully delivers on the promise of its title, selecting from the best cuisines around the world (French, Italian, Chinese, of course, but also Senegalese, Lebanese, Mongolian, Peruvian, and many more) the tastes, ingredients, dishes, and restaurants that every reader should experience and dream about, whether it s dinner at Chicago s Alinea or the perfect empanada. In more than 1,000 pages and over 550 full-color photographs, it celebrates haute and snack, comforting and exotic, hyper-local and the universally enjoyed: a Tuscan plate of Fritto Misto. Saffron Buns for breakfast in downtown Stockholm. Bird s Nest Soup. A frozen Milky Way. Black truffles from Le Perigord. Mimi Sheraton is highly opinionated, and has a gift for supporting her recommendations with smart, sensuous descriptions you can almost taste what she s tasted. You ll want to eat your way through the book (after searching first for what you have already tried, and comparing notes). Then, following the romance, the practical: where to taste the dish or find the ingredient, and where to go for the best recipes, websites included."
Dimensiuni: 132 x 188 x 41 mm
Greutate: 1.06 kg
Editura: Workman Publishing
Locul publicării: United States
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Drawn from cuisines around the globe French, Italian, Chinese, and Indian, but also Senegalese, Lebanese, Thai, and good old-fashioned American here are the tastes, ingredients, restaurants, dishes, and recipes (more than 70) that every food lover should experience or dream about, whether it s dinner at Chicago s Alinea, the perfect empanada, or a stroll in the markets of Palermo. Joyous, surprising, informative, and described in mouthwatering detail, each entry shines with the passion of one of the world s most celebrated food writers saying: You must try this. Nuts-and-bolts information at the end of each entry tells you where to taste the dish or find the ingredients, and where to go for the best recipes or find further information."