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  • Dumplingsby Barbara Gallani

    Reaktion Books 2015; US$ 18.00

    From gnocchi to pierogi to wonton , the dumpling has become synonymous with comfort food around the world. Whether stuffed or unfilled, steamed or boiled, many countries have their own version of the dish. In this book, Barbara Gallani looks at the differences and similarities between the ways dumplings are prepared in a variety of cultures,... more...

  • Sugarby Andrew F. Smith

    Reaktion Books 2015; US$ 18.00

    It?s no surprise that sugar has been on our minds for millennia. First cultivated in New Guinea around 8,000 B.C.E., this addictive sweetener has since come to dominate our appetites?whether in candy, desserts, soft drinks, or even pasta sauces?for better and for worse. In this book, Andrew F. Smith offers a fascinating history of this simultaneously... more...

  • Truffleby Zachary Nowak

    Reaktion Books 2015; US$ 18.00

    What is a truffle? Is it the über-shroom, the highest order of fungal foods? Does it arrive, as some cultures feel, in the moment of a thunderclap? One thing is for sure: despite its unappetizing appearance, the truffle is without a doubt one of the most prized ingredients in the world?s pantry. In this book, Zachary Nowak digs deep into the history... more...

  • Medieval Tastesby Massimo Montanari; Beth Archer Brombert

    Columbia University Press 2015; US$ 34.99

    In his new, must-read history of food, acclaimed historian Massimo Montanari traces the development of medieval tastes—both culinary and cultural—from raw materials to market and their reflections in today?s food trends. He immerses readers in the passionate debates and bold inventions that transformed food from a simple staple to a potent factor... more...

  • Eat Local for Lessby Julie Castillo

    Ruka Press 2015; US$ 9.99

    Julie Castillo is a college anthropology instructor, children?s enrichment instructor, writing instructor, enrichment curriculum designer, entrepreneur, writer, and futurist. She has been the cowriter or ghostwriter of two novels and 13 nonfiction books, including two New York Times bestsellers. She lives in Frederick, Maryland. more...

  • Scotchby Ted Bruning

    Osprey Publishing 2015; US$ 7.95

    How Scotch is Made Scotch Ancient and Modern Barons and Blenders Recession and Recovery Enjoying Scotch Whisky Places to Visit Further Reading  Index more...

  • The WI Cookbookby Mary Gwynn

    Ebury Publishing 2015; US$ 31.98

    As the Women's Institute turns 100, this beautifully packaged book, curated by food journalist Mary Gwynn, brings together the 100 best loved members' recipes nationwide. Organised decade by decade, and setting each recipe in its historical and social context, it spans everything from jams and preserves to main courses, puddings and bakes. Nostalgic... more...

  • Coffeeby H.E. Jacob

    Skyhorse Publishing 2015; US$ 16.99

    “A cup of coffee is a miracle, a wonderful assemblage of relationships?. This classic follows coffee's journey around the world, from London to Brazil, telling in fascinating detail and amusing anecdote the singular history of the legendary commodity, from its discovery that chewing on the beans were keeping goats awake in Yemen to the author?s own... more...

  • Bully Beef and Biscuitsby John Hartley

    Pen and Sword 2015; US$ 23.50

    Napoleon Bonaparte is often credited with saying that 'an army marches on its stomach'. A hundred years after his time, the soldiers of the Great War would do little marching. Instead, they would fight their battles from cold, muddy trenches, looking out across No Man's Land towards another set of trenches that housed the enemy. It is one... more...

  • Taking You Home: Simple Greek Foodby Vikki Moursellas; Helena Moursellas

    Hachette Australia 2015; Not Available

    2014 My Kitchen Rules Finalists, twins Helena & Vikki Moursellas take you home to the simple Greek food they love to eat with their family and friends. more...