Publisher: Villa Gigli Press (May 1, 2001)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 6.7 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
"POCO PANE, POCO VINO: a bit bread, a bit wine" is greater than a cookbook. Recipes and etchings are intertwined with meals and wine fables and proof -- from prehistoric to modern time. Artist and writer Gina Gigli strains "edible legends" along with her sketched and etched illustrations and builds a university of culinary background in every one bankruptcy with husband Ruggero Gigli's Italian menus. Chef Gigli's recipes are the exact same ones that he serves each one weekend night in his Villa Gigli Trattoria within the Sierra Nevada mountains. site visitors come to the tiny city of Markleeville, California (population one hundred sixty five) in seek of straightforward, earthy Toscano-style nutrition. Former Florentine baker Gigli unearths the secrets and techniques of his culinary good fortune for the 1st time as he tells how he creates his selfmade bread, pasta and unique sauces. Readers might be capable of research "Kitchen Italian" through following his recipes and glancing on the Italian-to-English word list. The heart-healthy Mediterranean Trio of grapes, grain and olives is highlighted through the publication and used to demonstrate front and again covers and frontispiece. even though the 200-page e-book has a smooth hide, the big layout, lined paper and full-page plates mix to name out, "Coffee desk Book".