Walnut Wine & Truffle Groves

Walnut Wine & Truffle Groves

Culinary Adventrues in the Dordogne : France's Best-kept Culinary Secret

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Baker & Taylor
Through interviews with local home cooks and chefs, visits to local farms, historic sites and wineries, market tours and interesting detours, the author provides a glimpse of the Dordogne region in southern France, augmented by recipes and full-color photos.

Perseus Publishing
Pull up a chair and visit the Dordogne (called Périgord by the locals) the way it should be visited: one bite at a time. Walnut Wine and Truffle Groves is a culinary travel book that navigates the back roads—as well as the menus and markets—of the southwestern region of France with newfound excitement. Through interviews with local home cooks and chefs, visits to local farms, historic sites and wineries, market tours, and serendipitous detours, Lovato provides a glimpse into this unspoiled wonderland. The alluring recipes and stunning photographs let readers discover the true jewels in France’s culinary crown as well as discover the country’s most beautiful and less trod-upon provinces.
Winner of the 2010 Gourmand World Cookbooks Award (USA) for Culinary Travel in the category of Lifestyle, Body and Soul and a Cordon d' Or - Gold Ribbon International Culinary Academy Award in 2011.

The Dordogne region comes alive through stories and recipes that reveal the culinary tradition of France’s best-kept secret.


Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Running Press, [2009]
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9780762437993
0762437995
Call Number: 641.594472 LOV
Characteristics: 247 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Schmalhorst, Laura
Lesko, Lou
Alternative Title: Walnut wine and truffle groves
Bib Control Number: 672889

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