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Mediterranean Cookbook

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Mediterranean Cookbook

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SKU: 9781911667193 Categories: , Product ID: 241095

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Title: Mediterranean Cookbook
Author: BOXER ARABELLA
Format: HARDCOVER
Publication date: 28/09/2021
Imprint: GRUB STREET
Price: $40.00
Publishing status: Active

\”To write about the foods of all the countries that surround the Mediterranean could seem an impossibly ambitious task. Some fifteen countries border the sea, to say nothing of its many islands, and they span three continents. Yet when one starts to consider the matter it becomes clear that all these countries have a great deal in common, and the task seems simpler than first imagined. It is as if the sea itself has imposed a strong unifying effect on the areas surrounding it. Different as the countries may be, in terms of race, politics, religion and culture, in the end we are forced to acknowledge that food is based on quite other matters.\”

So says Arabella Boxer in the Introduction to her meticulously researched and beautifully organised book which constitutes a gastronomic grand tour of the region where spices, olives, tomatoes, yogurt, salads, fruit and the clever use of fish and meat combine so satisfyingly and memorably. Within these pages she conjures up the rich and colourful world of Mediterranean food.

‘Her writing is wonderful, and the food utterly delicious’ – Telegraph Magazine

‘The best book on Mediterranean cooking since Elizabeth David’s.’ – Sunday Express

ISBN: 9781911667193
Dimension: 198mm X 129mm

Additional information

Dimensions 198 × 129 mm