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Title Just enough : vegan recipes and stories from Japan's Buddhist temples / Gesshin Claire Greenwood ; foreword by Tamar Adler ; illustrations by Seigaku D. Amato.
Author Greenwood, Gesshin Claire, author.
Publication Novato, California : New World Library, [2019]
Description xiv, 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # 641.5636 G
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Oryoki : the practice of "just enough" -- Rice -- Broth -- Bamboo -- Balance -- Just enough lust -- California -- Just enough bridezilla -- Ramen -- Bento -- End means beginning : leftovers -- How to cook well -- Epilogue : don't look in other people's bowls.
Summary Fresh out of college, Greenwood found her way to a Buddhist monastery in Japan and was ordained as a Buddhist nun. At the monastery she discovered an affinity for working in the kitchen, especially the practice of creating delicious, satisfying meals using whatever was at hand. Based on the philosophy of oryoki, or "just enough," this book combines stories with recipes, showing food to be a direct, daily way to understand Zen practice. -- adapted from back cover
Subject Vegan cooking -- Japan.
Veganism -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism.
Food -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism.
Cooking, Japanese.
Buddhist temples -- Japan.
Addl. Author Amato, Seigaku D., illustrator.
Related To Online version: Greenwood, Gesshin Claire, author. Just enough Novato, California : New World Library, [2019] 9781608685837 (DLC) 2018058683
ISBN 9781608685820 (paperback ; alkaline paper) :
1608685829 (paperback ; alkaline paper) :

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