Kitchen yarns : notes on life, love, and food (Book, 2019) []
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Kitchen yarns : notes on life, love, and food

Kitchen yarns : notes on life, love, and food

Author: Ann Hood
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
In a collection of personal essays-- each accompanied by a recipe (or two)-- Hood describes her Italian American childhood, detailing how the kitchen became the heart of her own home. Tracking her lifelong journey in the kitchen, she spills tales of loss and starting from scratch, family love and feasts with friends, and how the perfect meal is one that tastes like home. -- adapted from jacket.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Livres de cuisine
Named Person: Ann Hood; Ann Hood
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Hood
ISBN: 9780393249507 0393249506 9780393357530 0393357538
OCLC Number: 1021802808
Description: xviii, 232 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The golden silver palate --
The best fried chicken --
Pie lady --
Gogo's meatballs --
Love, lunch, and meatball grinders --
Fancy food --
Confessions of a Marsha Jordan Girl --
My father's pantry --
Carbonara quest --
Sausage on wheels --
Dinner for one --
Party like it's 1959 --
Soft food --
One potato, two --
Allure --
How to butcher a pig --
Risi e bisi --
Five ways of looking at the tomato --
How to smoke a salmon --
The summer of Omelets --
IKEA life --
How to cook fish when you really don't like fish --
Three potato --
With thanks to the chicken --
Let us now praise the English muffin --
Comfort food II --
Tomato pie.
Responsibility: Ann Hood.


In this warm collection of essays and recipes, best-selling author Ann Hood nourishes both our bodies and our souls.  Read more...


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"These tales of ingredients, recipes, and meals will lift your spirits." -- Bethanne Patrick - The Washington Post "Hood's essays are like hot chocolate, cozy and warm. Her collection of meditations Read more...

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