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The Unprejudiced Palate: Classic Thoughts on Food and the Good Lifeby Ruth Reichl
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First issued in 1948, when soulless minute steaks and quick casseroles were becoming the norm, The Unprejudiced Palate inspired a seismic culinary shift in how America eats. Written by afood-loving immigrant from Tuscany, this memoir-cum-cookbook articulates the Italian American vision of the good life: a backyard garden, a well-cooked meal shared with family and friends, and a passion for ingredients andcooking that nourish the body and the soul.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
In a new edition of the classic memoir, first published in 1948, the Italian-born food writer and bon vivant shares his reflections on the influence of the role of food, wine, and family in his life and presents a collection of traditional Tuscan recipes that exemplify the best in authentic Italian cuisine. Reprint.
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