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The Resource Home cooking : a writer in the kitchen, Laurie Colwin ; illustrated by Anna Shapiro

Home cooking : a writer in the kitchen, Laurie Colwin ; illustrated by Anna Shapiro

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Home cooking : a writer in the kitchen
Title
Home cooking
Title remainder
a writer in the kitchen
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Colwin ; illustrated by Anna Shapiro
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A unique feast for body and soul, "Home Cooking" shares the delightful pleasures of discovering cooking and eating good, simple food. Colwin combines her insightful, good-humored writing style with her lifelong passion for wonderful food in such essays as "Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant", "Repulsive Dinners: A Memoir" and "Stuffed Breast of Veal: A Bad Idea"
Summary
Discusses eggplant, chicken, potato salad, fussy eaters, bread baking, fish, chocolate, red peppers, dinner parties, soup, English food, and gingerbread, and shares selected recipes
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
195524
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colwin, Laurie
Dewey number
641.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shapiro, Anna
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cooking
  • Cooking
Target audience
adult
Label
Home cooking : a writer in the kitchen, Laurie Colwin ; illustrated by Anna Shapiro
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1988
  • "Portions of this text were originally published in Gourmet magazine, Inside magazine, and 7 Days magazine"--Verso t.p
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Home cooking: an introduction -- Starting out in the kitchen -- The low-tech person's Batterie de cuisine -- Alone in the kitchen with an eggplant -- How to fry chicken -- Potato salad -- Feeding the fussy -- Bread baking without agony -- Friday night supper -- How to disguise vegetables -- Fish -- Feeding the multitudes -- Chocolate -- The same old thing -- Red peppers -- Dinner parties -- How to avoid grilling -- Nursery food -- Bitter greens -- Soup -- English food -- Without salt -- Stuffing: a confession -- Flank steak: the neglected cut -- Kitchen horrors -- About salad -- Repulsive dinners: a memoir -- Chicken salad -- Easy cooking for exhausted people -- How to give a party -- How to make gingerbread -- Stuffed breast of veal: a bad idea -- Black cake
Control code
ocn326529098
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
x, 193 p.
Isbn
9780307474414
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
2010455796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)326529098
Label
Home cooking : a writer in the kitchen, Laurie Colwin ; illustrated by Anna Shapiro
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1988
  • "Portions of this text were originally published in Gourmet magazine, Inside magazine, and 7 Days magazine"--Verso t.p
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Home cooking: an introduction -- Starting out in the kitchen -- The low-tech person's Batterie de cuisine -- Alone in the kitchen with an eggplant -- How to fry chicken -- Potato salad -- Feeding the fussy -- Bread baking without agony -- Friday night supper -- How to disguise vegetables -- Fish -- Feeding the multitudes -- Chocolate -- The same old thing -- Red peppers -- Dinner parties -- How to avoid grilling -- Nursery food -- Bitter greens -- Soup -- English food -- Without salt -- Stuffing: a confession -- Flank steak: the neglected cut -- Kitchen horrors -- About salad -- Repulsive dinners: a memoir -- Chicken salad -- Easy cooking for exhausted people -- How to give a party -- How to make gingerbread -- Stuffed breast of veal: a bad idea -- Black cake
Control code
ocn326529098
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
x, 193 p.
Isbn
9780307474414
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
2010455796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)326529098

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