Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History

Eating Our Way Toward Civilization: How food processing shaped human body, mind and cultures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
In the series of short essays the author overviews works of anthropologists, archeologists, cultural sociologists, historians and gastronomists who argue that the cooking played a significant role in human evolution and history, and sometimes even whole Empires “were built not by the sword but by the spoon”.
Grandmother's Cookbook, Egg-cellent, Authentic Antique Recipes from 100+ Years Ago
Series: Grandmother's Cookbook Collection. Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / dairy, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History
A scrumptious collection of sixty genuine old-time recipes for all kinds of egg-cellent dishes – from omelets and soufflés to classic creamy custard, and everything in between. Includes: Eier Brod, Honeycomb Eggs, Omelette Soufflé w/Chocolate, Italian Creamed Eggs, Alpine Eggs, Savory Egg Toast, Eggs Lyonnaise, and much more.
Healthy Breakfast: Food History: The History of our Favorite Breakfast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad and many more....In this volume I take a close look at the history and origins of the most important meal of the day, breakfast. The history of Kellogs, Benedict, Kippers, tea, coffee and so much more is, at last, revealed.
Grandmother’s Cookbook, Salads & Side Dishes, Authentic Antique Recipes from 100+ Years Ago
Series: Grandmother's Cookbook Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Salads, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History
If you’re seeking something to serve with the main course of your meal, you’ve come to the right place. This volume of “Grandmother’s Cookbook” features fifty different antique recipes for salads and side dishes. All are vintage Victorian, yet easy to make and appetizing. Some, in fact, are so simple and good, you may decide you don’t need a main course at all.
Grandmother’s Cookbook, French, Authentic Antique Recipes from 100+ Years Ago
Series: Grandmother's Cookbook Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » French, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History
Sauces, soups, salads, seafood, poultry, egg dishes, meat dishes, side dishes, and desserts… Sixty-six classic French recipes from a hundred years ago or more (plus some favorite French proverbs with English translations). Included are: Bœuf à la Mode, Consommé Royale, Petites Crèmes au Chocolat, Beignets des Pêches, Crème Brulée, and many more. Bon appétit!
Grandmother's Cookbook, International, Authentic Antique Recipes from 100+ Years Ago
Series: Grandmother's Cookbook Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » International, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History
Around the World in 80 Recipes? You bet. Here you’ll find a rollicking collection of eighty antique recipes from the time period in which Jules Verne lived and wrote. There are soups and stews, salads and sandwiches, side dishes, entrees, and desserts. All are genuine vintage Victorian, yet easy to prepare, and all have an international flair.
Grandmother's Cookbook, Candy, Authentic Antique Recipes from 100+ Years Ago
Series: Grandmother's Cookbook Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Courses & dishes / confectionery, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History
The late 1800s and early 1900s are considered the heyday of “penny candy”—and the general store of yesteryear stocked a colorful assortment—yet many confections continued to be made at home. Herein are some of those wonderful old-time candies, authentic antique recipes gathered from the pages of the past for your present enjoyment.
Grandma Jones' Kitchen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Food and cooking are part of social events and family gatherings. Foods often are connected with fond memories of loved ones. Grandma Jones' Kitchen share recipes and memories associated with Bea Jones (1917-2003). Recipes include: Copper Pennies, 'More', Marshmallow Delight, Aunt Melba's Lemon Cake, Pear Honey ...and more! Childhood Memories of Mother in the Kitchen, After the Pumpkin Butter...
Eggs, Cheese and Butter in Old Regime France
Series: Le Grand d'Aussy's History of French Food. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » French
Green eggs were popular once, and long before Dr. Seuss, in France. Poached eggs were served with orange juice and spices. These are just a few of the facts found in the brief but wide-ranging chapter the eighteenth century writer Le Grand d'Aussy included on eggs and dairy products in his three volumes on the history of French food.