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Culinaria European Specialties Günter Beer

Culinaria European Specialties

Günter Beer

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ISBN : 9783833111242
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This feast-for-the-eyes culinary journey through Europe provides an astounding country-by-country coverage of the cuisines and cooking traditions of England, Scotland, and Ireland- Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and Finland- Russia, Poland, the CzechMoreThis feast-for-the-eyes culinary journey through Europe provides an astounding country-by-country coverage of the cuisines and cooking traditions of England, Scotland, and Ireland- Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and Finland- Russia, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary- Austria, Switzerland, Germany, and the Netherlands- Belgium- France- Spain- Portugal, Italy- Greece- and Turkey.Describes the indigenous ingredients used in each countrys cooking, including meats, fish, and poultry- cheeses- wines, liqueurs, and beers- oils and vinegars- condiments and spices- produce- grains- and breads. Meet master chefs and neighborhood bakers- winegrowers, farmers, fisherman, and home cooks- and others who make each countrys cooking traditions and dishes. Outstanding photography (over 2,500 photos in all) and carefully researched commentary describing over 1,700 specialties (with 600 recipes provided) brings to life the foods, customs, and typical character of each countrys cuisine. Where else could you learn about the specialties of the Viennese coffeehouse, get the perfect recipe for Germans Sauerbraten, visit a French Patisserie or wine country, or learn about the pasta and cheeses of Italy -- all in one place? Truly a culinary tour come true. Fully indexed. Glossary. 11 x 12 1/2.