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The World of Sicilian Wine
University of California Press (2013)
CA$45.92

The World of Sicilian Wine provides wine lovers with a comprehensive understanding of Sicilian...

Cuisine and Empire: Cooking in World History

Cuisine and Empire

Cooking in World History

University of California Press (2013)
CA$34.42

Rachel Laudan tells the remarkable story of the rise and fall of the world’s great cuisines—from the...

Oranges
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2011)
CA$10.99

A classic of reportage, Oranges was first conceived as a short magazine article about oranges and...

Tasting Whiskey: An Insider's Guide to the Unique Pleasures of the World's Finest Spirits

Tasting Whiskey

An Insider's Guide to the Unique Pleasures of the World's Finest Spirits

Storey Publishing, LLC (2014)
CA$20.95

This full-color book on all things whiskey offers whiskey aficionados and fans detailed information...

Thomas Jefferson's Creme Brulee: How a Founding Father and His Slave James Hemings Introduced French Cuisine to America

Thomas Jefferson's Creme Brulee

How a Founding Father and His Slave James Hemings Introduced French Cuisine to America

Quirk Books (2012)
CA$21.95

This culinary biography recounts the 1784 deal that Thomas Jefferson struck with his slaves, James...

Pizza: A Global History

Pizza

A Global History

Reaktion Books (2008)
CA$19.97

Carol Helstosky documents the fascinating history and cultural life of the Pizza.

Korean Cuisine: An Illustrated History

Korean Cuisine

An Illustrated History

Reaktion Books (2008)
CA$49.91

In Korean Cuisine Michael Pettid presents a lushly illustrated historical account of Korean food,...

Pie: A Global History

Pie

A Global History

Reaktion Books (2009)
CA$19.97

Apple pie. Pumpkin pie. Shepherd’s pie. Chicken potpie. Sweet or savory, pies are beloved; everyone...

Bread: A Global History

Bread

A Global History

Reaktion Books (2011)
CA$22.46

William Rubel takes us on a journey to discover breads around the world, from Mexican pan dulce to...

Beyond Bratwurst: A History of Food in Germany

Beyond Bratwurst

A History of Food in Germany

Reaktion Books (2014)
CA$49.08

Thanks to Oktoberfest and the popularity of beer gardens, our thoughts on German food are usually...