Publisher: William Morrow & Co; 1st edition (January 1988)
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“An Italian meal is not only for allaying hunger,” the authors aptly write. “Dining in Italy is an afÞrmation of the preciousness of straightforward issues — of the value of bread, of oil, of wine, and of ourselves. . . . For animals, consuming is survival. For people, consuming is a ceremony of civilization. For Italians, consuming is the one nice paintings obtainable to us all.” Maresca and Darrow’s terrific get together of the Italian desk is a mine of knowledge concerning the cuisines of Italy’s 3 significant culinary areas and the sorts of wine that supplement them. The authors’ appreciate for components and their rankings of fine, expertly validated recipes — masking all classes from antipasti to truffles — supply scholars with an schooling in behavior of husbandry and urge for food that may tell a lifetime’s nutrients.