A Kitchen in France: A Year of Cooking in My Farmhouse: A Cookbook
ISBN: 080418559X
EAN13: 9780804185592
Language: English
Publication Date: October 28, 2014
Pages: 304
Dimensions: 1.40" H x 11.10" L x 8.90" W
Weight: 3.95 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
With beguiling recipes and sumptuous photography, A Kitchen in France transports readers to the French countryside and marks the debut of a captivating new voice in cooking. This is real food: delicious, honest recipes that celebrate the beauty of picking what is ripe and in season, and capture the essence of life in rural France. --Alice Waters When Mimi Thorisson and her family moved from Paris to a small town in out-of-the-way M doc, she did not quite know what was in store for them. She found wonderful ingredients--from local farmers and the neighboring woods--and, most important, time to cook. Her cookbook chronicles the family's seasonal meals and life in an old farmhouse, all photographed by her husband, Oddur. Mimi's convivial recipes--such as Roast Chicken with Herbs and Cr me Fra che, C pe and Parsley Tartlets, Winter Vegetable Cocotte, Apple Tart with Orange Flower Water, and Salted Butter Cr me Caramel--will bring the warmth of rural France into your home.