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Insatiable: Tales from a Life of Delicious Excess

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With her passion for fine food and, above all, her appetite for love and life, Gael Greene traces her rise from a Velveeta cocoon in the Midwest to powerful critic of New York magazine. Love and food, foreplay and fork play, haute cuisine and social history--all become inextricably linked as the author lifts the lid on her most provocative subject yet--herself. Along the way there are tales of her saucy erotic adventures and intimate portraits of the culinary icons of our time--Julia Child, André Soltner, James Beard, among others--and revealing dissections of New York's legendary "in" spots, including Elaine's, Le Bernardin, Le Cirque, Odeon, and Balthazar.

Synopsis:

An acclaimed restaurant critic dishes up a delectable memoir--complete with her favorite recipes--from a lifelong love affair with food, men, and wine. Two 8-page full-color inserts.

About the Author

GAEL GREENE lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780446695107
Author:
Greene, Gael
Publisher:
Warner Books (NY)
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Cooking
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Biography-Cooking
Subject:
Biography - General
Subject:
Restaurants; Food critics; Journalist; Chefs; Travel; Cooking; Love affairs; Divorced women; Gastronomy; Women s lives; Passion
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20070431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.125 in 0.98 lb

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