Synopses & Reviews
Now in paperback, an exquisite recipe collection celebrating the wonderful traditions of Spanish and North African food The proprietors of Moro have created fresh and dynamic dishes that reflect their restaurant's ever-changing menu ranging from Asparagus with Parsley and Almonds; Moroccan Courgette Salad; and Chicken with Pine Nuts, Saffron and Fino Sherry to Chestnut, Almond and Chocolate cake. Yet this is much more than a simple catalog of recipes; it evokes Sam and Sam's extensive travels, their first discovery of Spain and Morocco, and their house in the heart of Moorish Andalucia, taking the reader on a journey that resonates with delicious dishes, history, and tradition. With an entire chapter dedicated to the ancient ways and cooking of Andalucia and, more specifically, the village in which Sam and Sam live, this personal, evocative account exudes romance and is written and designed with palpable excitement and elegance. Includes metric measurements.
About the Author
Samantha Clark and Samuel Clark have both cooked at leading restaurants such as The River Cafe and the Eagle gastropub. They joined forces to open Moro in London in 1997. Since then the restaurant has enjoyed impressive reviews and accolades, including being voted Best Restaurant in 2009's Observer Food Monthly awards. The Clarks opened their second venture, Morito, an intimate tapas bar, in 2010. They are also the coauthors of Moro: The Cookbook.