Synopses & Reviews
If all the cans of SPAM(r)...ever eaten were placed end to end, they would circle the globe ten times. Residents of Hawaii eat an average of 4 cans of SPAM(r) per person each year--more than any other place on earth! It's retro, it's fun, and it's about lunchmeat! Just think of how many friends you could give this to! And be sure to keep a copy for yourself, because you don't want to miss out on the fun, the lively anecdotes, and the merry memories of SPAM(r) dinners. From the giant SPAM(r) can on a building to the fastest SPAM(r) can on earth (it's a car) to the hilarious SPAM(r) song intoned by the Monty Python troupe, this is an irresistible treat. Packed with drawings and photos from the nostalgic to the wacky, and with 20 recipes that will redefine your idea of the SPAM(r) meal, this scrapbook of SPAM(r) treasures is one delicious treat! "Without SPAM(r), we wouldn't have been able to feed our army."--Nikita Khrushchev.
This cookbook is retro, it's fun, and it's about lunchmeat. Packed with drawings and photos from the nostalgic to the wacky, and with 20 recipes that will redefine one's idea of the Spam meal, this scrapbook is full of anecdotes and merry memories. Full color.
“Now a symbol of American culture, Spam remains wildly popular, being sliceable, diceable, and mashable—a versatile everyday dish, and the 20 mostly retro recipes illustrate that point. Consider a cabbage ‘porcupine studded with toothpicks speared with cubed spam, cheese, and pickles; or a tortilla omelet, savory cheesecake, deep-dish pizza, scones, or chowder.”—Cookbook Digest.
Marguerite Patten's bestselling SPAM® THE COOKBOOK returns in paperback, to offer SPAM lovers another taste of SPAM trivia, SPAM anecdotes and most importantly SPAM recipes, (for the over 90 million cans sold in the United States each year).
From the giant SPAM can on a building to the fastest SPAM can on earth (it's a car) to the hilarious SPAM song intoned by the Monty Python troupe, to SPAM trivia (the average resident of Hawaii eats 4 cans per year) SPAM THE COOKBOOK offers a SPAM-tastic celebration of the ultimate convenience food. And with SPAM sales rising, consumers will appreciate the tasty recipes for SPAM Fritters, Thai SPAM cakes, SPAM Steaks in Port Wine and more!
About the Author
As one of the world's most famous cookbook writers, Marguerite Patten has probably done more for the image of SPAM than any other person in the world.