An Omelette and A Glass of Wine

David, Elizabeth (Book - 2010)
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An Omelette and A Glass of Wine

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An Omelette and a Glass of Wine, a collection of articles originally written for The Spectator, Gourmet magazine, Vogue, and The (London) Sunday Times, among others, is the penultimate book by Elizabeth David. This revered classic volume contains delightful explorations of food and cooking, among which are the collection's namesake essay and other such gems as "Syllabubs and Fruit Fools," "Sweet Vegetables, Soft Wine," "Pleasing Cheeses," and "Whisky in the Kitchen." Her many admirers will cherish this new edition, and readers coming to know Ms. David for the first time will marvel at her wisdom and grace.
Authors: David, Elizabeth, 1913-1992
Title: An omelette and a glass of wine
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, 2010
Characteristics: xxiii, 368 p. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Elizabeth David ; foreword by John Thorne
Notes: Includes index
ISBN: 1599218607
Branch Call Number: 641.013 D249o 2010
Subject Headings: International cooking Gastronomy
Topical Term: International cooking
LCCN: 2010006369
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Elizabeth David changed the way we think about and prepare food. Her nine books, written with impeccable wit and considerable brilliance, helped educate the taste (and taste buds) of the postwar generation. Insisting on authentic recipes and fresh ingredients, she taught that food need not be com... Read More »

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