The Resource Cooked : Finding Ourselves in the Kitchen, Michael Pollan, (eBook)

Cooked : Finding Ourselves in the Kitchen, Michael Pollan, (eBook)

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Cooked : Finding Ourselves in the Kitchen
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Cooked
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Finding Ourselves in the Kitchen
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Michael Pollan
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"[I]mportant, possibly life-altering, reading for every living, breathing human being." —Boston Globe In Cooked, Michael Pollan explores the previously uncharted territory of his own kitchen. Here, he discovers the enduring power of the four classical elements—fire, water, air, and earth—to transform the stuff of nature into delicious things to eat and drink. Apprenticing himself to a succession of culinary masters, Pollan learns how to grill with fire, cook with liquid, bake bread, and ferment everything from cheese to beer. Each section of Cooked tracks Pollan's effort to master a single classic recipe using one of the four elements. A North Carolina barbecue pit master tutors him in the primal magic of fire; a Chez Panisse–trained cook schools him in the art of braising; a celebrated baker teaches him how air transforms grain and water into a fragrant loaf of bread; and finally, several..
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Pollan, Michael
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Cooked : Finding Ourselves in the Kitchen, Michael Pollan, (eBook)
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Cooked : Finding Ourselves in the Kitchen, Michael Pollan, (eBook)
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http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0888218A-D7B1-4A2A-8322-DD427F92096D
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unknown
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multicolored
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845342803
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unknown
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unknown
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online
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
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remote
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0888218A-D7B1-4A2A-8322-DD427F92096D

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