Books tagged: historical recipes

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Stonehouse Cooks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,240. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by Five Rivers Publishing Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
Timeless recipes for the 21st century. Lorina Stephens examines the real food revolution from both a modern and historical perspective.
Tacuinum De Coquina: Medieval Italian Cookery Manual
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,000. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
Tacuinum de Coquina is not just a collection of typical Italian recipes from the Middle Ages, it is insight into why certain foods were used and how they were cooked, dictated by medical science and social and religious customs. Their simplicity makes these recipes an easy way to amaze your dinner guests, their presentation as wonderful as their taste.
Harvey Shmidlap Seeks the Perfect Cheesecake
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,780. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Distilled from Polish peasant stock Harvey Shmidlap is only destined for greatness in terms of his belt size. But he has a half baked plan to achieve fame. When the Eponymous Food Association, the international body for naming foods, tastes his mother's cheesecake, the name Shmidlap will live forever on people's lips! Harvey's hilarious quest to get the recipe from his mother is a delicious tale.
Viv's Family Recipes
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
The recipes in this book come from those collected throughout her life by the author. They include some from the turn of the 19th century to the present day, including one that her son invented when he was about 7 years old. There is a little bit about the author's family and how they lived in previous generations as well as some old-fashioned hints and tips.