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Incredible Jello Over 40 Fantastic Appetizers and Desserts
ISBN: HB: 9784865052244, Nippan IPS, September 2020
96 pp., 25.7x18.2 cm, 100 colour and black&white illus., language: English
Forty-one fanciful gelatin recipes. "Incredible Jello: Over 40 Fantastical Appetizers and Desserts" is a collection of gelatin recipes that use fruits and vegetables in their entirety, even their peels! After removing the flesh of the fruit, you can...
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£14,99
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Tomato A Global History
ISBN: HB: 9781789140835, Reaktion Books, May 2019
144 pp., 19.7x12 cm, 60 illus., 50 in colour
In the history of food, the tomato is a relative newcomer, but it would now be impossible to imagine the food cultures of many nations without it. The journey taken by the tomato from its ancestral home in the southern Americas to Europe and back is...
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Food on the Move Dining on the Legendary Railway Journeys of the World
ISBN: HB: 9781789140071, Reaktion Books, February 2019
256 pp., 25x19 cm, 150 illus., 100 in colour
All aboard for a delicious ride on nine legendary railway journeys! Meals associated with train travel have been an important aspect of railway history for more than a century – from dinners in dining cars to lunches at station buffets to foods purch...
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House Husbands' Guide: Our Meal, Their Meal The Little Ones & Grown-Ups Cookbook
ISBN: FLEXI: 9781921024764, Bookport, New Holland Publishers, May 2018
206 pp., 24x19 cm, colour illus.
"Our Meal , Their Meal" is the second cookbook in The House Husbands' Guide series aimed at tackling home cooked meals for those difficult and challenging years with a young family. "Our Meal, Their Meal" contains 60 recipes for breakfast, lunch and...
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Herring A Global History
ISBN: HB: 9781780238319, Reaktion Books, October 2017
208 pp., 19.7x12 cm, 10 colour illus., 50 black&white illus.
For such a small fish the herring has played an enormous role in history. Since the Middle Ages battles have been waged for it. International economic alliances have formed over it. Major cities owe their initial prosperities and structural foundatio...
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Beyond Bratwurst A History of Food in Germany
ISBN: HB: 9781780232720, Reaktion Books, March 2014
384 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 20 colour illus., 80 black&white illus.
Ask about German food and most people think of beer and sausage, or pretzels and Limburger cheese. However, the 82 million inhabitants of modern-day Germany do not all live exclusively on Oktoberfest fare. In fact, as in most modern countries, German...
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£25,00
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Oranges A Global History
ISBN: HB: 9781780230993, Reaktion Books, April 2013
128 pp., 19.7x12 cm, 40 colour illus., 20 black&white illus.
"Oranges" traces our close historic relationship with the pre-eminent member of the citrus clan. Oranges are a fascinating fruit with a long and varied history, wide-ranging cultural resonance, large culinary presence and a golden, glowing beauty. On...
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Vodka A Global History
ISBN: HB: 9781861899293, Reaktion Books, April 2012
128 pp., 19.7x12 cm, 20 black&white illus., 40 colour illus.
A tasteless, odourless and colourless liquid, vodka is the most versatile of spirits. It can be transformed into a classic cocktail; turned into a refreshing drink when combined with fruit juice, tonic water, or ginger beer; or is a powerful beverage...
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Squeezed What You Don't Know About Orange Juice
ISBN: PB: 9780300164558, Yale University Press, June 2010
288 pp., 21x14 cm, 12 black&white illus.
Close to three quarters of U. S. households buy orange juice. Its popularity crosses class, cultural, racial, and regional divides. Why do so many of us drink orange juice? How did it turn from a luxury into a staple in just a few years? More importa...
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Cake A Global History
ISBN: HB: 9781861896483, Reaktion Books, April 2010
144 pp., 19.7x12 cm, 20 black&white illus., 40 colour illus.
Let them eat cake! What birthday, wedding or children's party would be complete without it? It is the ultimate food of celebration in many cultures throughout the world, but how did it come to be so? "Cake: A Global History" explores the origin of mo...
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