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Title Seasonal European Dishes.
Author Luard, Elisabeth.
Imprint Havertown : Grub Street Publishing, 2013.
Description 1 online resource (841 pages)
Call # eBOOK
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Contents; Introduction; December; Christmas and New Year: Winter Festivals of Renewal; Advent; St Nicholas; St Lucia; Scandinavian Christmas Cold Table; Christmas in Germany; An English Christmas; Southern Christmas; St Stephen/Boxing Day; January; New Year; Epiphany; St Vincent; Burns' Night; Christenings; February; Candlemas; Valentine's Day; Carnival and Pre-Lent; Lofoten Cod Festival; March; Lent; Mothering Sunday; April; All Fools' Day; Western Easter; Easter in Lapland; Eastern Easter; St Mark; St George; May; Walpurgis Night and May Day.
Corpus ChristiJune; Whitsun/Pentecost; Rose Harvest; St Anthony; Midsummer St John; Weddings; July; July Pilgrimages; Sheep-shearing; August; Swedish Crayfish Festival; The Glorious Twelfth; The Assumption; Honey Harvest; September; Oyster Harvest; Spice Harvest; Maize Harvest; Chestnut Harvest; Cork Harvest; Michaelmas; Grape Harvest; October; Kermesse, Kirchweih and Volksfest; Harvest-home; Hallowe'en, All Saints, All Souls, Bonfire Night; November; St Hubert; Pig-killing; Truffle Harvest; Olive Harvest; Funeral Feasts; Bibliography; General Index; Index of Recipes.
Summary From all over Europe from Scotland to the Mediterranean, from Hungary to Cornwall, Elisabeth Luard has collected descriptions of traditional feasts and festivals, many of which she has experienced first hand, and hundreds of recipes for the dishes appropriate to them. As well as being a unique and wonderfully readable cookery book, Seasonal European Dishes is written with the scrupulous attention to detail and authenticity that is the hallmark of Elisabeth Luard's cookery writing, the recipes are peppered with hundreds of fascinating anecdotes and little known facts about local history and fol.
Note Print version record.
Subject Seasonal cooking -- Europe.
Holiday cooking -- Europe.
Fasts and feasts -- Europe.
Festivals -- Europe.
COOKING -- General.
Fasts and feasts. (OCoLC)fst00921741
Festivals. (OCoLC)fst00923329
Holiday cooking. (OCoLC)fst01753824
Seasonal cooking. (OCoLC)fst01749518
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Luard, Elisabeth. Seasonal European Dishes. Havertown : Grub Street Publishing, ©2013 9781908117434
ISBN 9781909808690 (electronic bk.)
1909808695 (electronic bk.)

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