The Physiology of Taste, or Meditations on Transcendental Gastronomy
by Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
Publisher: [email protected] 2007
The book offers meditations not just on matters of cooking and eating, but extends to sleep, dreams, exhaustion, and even death. Brillat-Savarin, whose genius is in the examination and discussion of food, cooking, and eating, proclaims that the discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the discovery of a star.
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by Catherine Owen - Cassell, Petter, Galpin and Co.
Although this is not a cookery book, insomuch as it does not deal chiefly with recipes, I shall yet give a few; but only when they are better than those in general use, or good things little known, or belong to the domain of a French chef.
by W. G. Waters - W. Heinemann
The Cook's Decameron: A Study In Taste is a book about the life in Italy, the cooking style and the recipes. The author describes very interesting details about life in the old days in Italy. Containing over two hundred recipes for Italian dishes.
by James Long, John Benson - Chapman and Hall
Instruction on the manufacture of specific cheeses. The authors pay particular attention to gourmet cheese varieties that were more usually produced in Europe, before turning their attention to the manufacturing traditional English cheeses.
by Shirley McNevich
Mom's collection Volume II contains the 250 best recipes from their cooking blog: cakes, cheesecakes, brownies and cupcakes, pies, icings, frostings, fudge and candies, breads, entrees, side dishes, puddings, cookies and cookie bars, beverages, etc.