Risotto With Nettles PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Risotto With Nettles free pdf Born in Milan, Anna del Conte grew up in Italy in a gentler time. When war came to Italy everything changed: her family had to abandon their apartment and the city for the countryside, where the peasants still ate well, but life was dangerous...As a teenager, Anna became used to throwing herself into a ditch as the strafing planes flew over, and was imprisoned, twice. Her story is informed and enlivened by the food and memories of her native land - from lemon granita to wartime risotto with nettles, from vitello tonnato to horsemeat roll, from pastas to porcini. Anna arrived in England in 1949 to a culinary wasteland. She married an Englishman and stayed on, and while bringing up her children, she wrote books which inspired a new generation of cooks. This is a memoir of a life seen through food - each chapter rounded off with mouthwatering recipes.

About Anna Del Conte

Anna Del Conte was born in Milan, came to England as an au pair in 1949, married an Englishman and has lived in Britian ever since. Her books have won many prizes: Gastronomy of Italy received the Duchessa Maria Luigia di Parma award, Entertaining All'Italiana was shortlisted for the Andre Simon award, and The Classic Food of Northern Italy won awards from the Guild of Food Writers and the Accademia Italiana della Cucina. Her most recent book was Amaretto, Apple Cake and Artichokes: The Best of Anna Del Conte. She has contributed regularly to Sainsbury's Magazine and received the Glenfiddich award for her articles in 1999. Anna Del Conte lives in Dorset.

Details Book

Author : Anna Del Conte
Publisher : Vintage
Data Published : 05 August 2010
ISBN : 0099505991
EAN : 9780099505990
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 336 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Risotto With Nettles

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • The Story of Anna P, as Told by Herself free pdfThe Story of Anna P, as Told by Herself

    The Story of Anna P is a sparse disturbing novel reflecting the past. present and future of a woman. Anna P. who lives on an island off the coast of Italy but can no longer remember how she got there. She comes from South Africa but has almost no memories of the place or people there..

  • Italian Food free pdfItalian Food

    Elizabeth David's books have influenced a whole generation of cooks and lovers of good food. Now. Italian Food includes over 400 recipes demonstrating the marvels of Italy's cuisine..

  • Anna's World free pdfAnna's World

    Exploring contemporary life and the penetrating energy of youth. this novel follows Anna. an introspective. alienated teenager without hope. Anna and her friend Michelle have experienced what life today has to offer--they have experimented with drugs and sex and have taken dance and music lessons in an attempt to find some meaning in their existence--and yet they have rejected its premise and instead remain alone and empty..

  • "Saveur" Cooks Authentic Italian

    Finally available in paperback Saveur Cooks Authentic Italian takes a new generation of readers into the kitchens of Italy to sample pasta and risotto made the right way fish and shellfish dishes redolent of the sea hearty treatments of meat and game and tempting desserts..

  • Little Italy - Italian Finger Food free pdfLittle Italy - Italian Finger Food

    With over 50 easy-to-follow recipes. Little Italy is full of tempting finger food for all occasions. From quick and simple snacks to elegant. flavoursome canapes. those who love Italy and its food will delight in the recipes on offer..

  • Risotto With Nettles free pdfRisotto With Nettles

    . Born in Milan, Anna del Conte grew up in Italy in a gentler time. When war came to Italy everything changed: her family had to abandon their apartment and the city for the countryside, where the pea