Subject: Cooking / General

Subject: Cooking / General

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The Fallingwater Cookbook

|9780822943570|Elsie Henderson’s Recipes and Memories|Hailed as the most architecturally significant private residence in the United States, Fallingwater was a welcome retreat for Edgar J. Kaufmann, his wife, Liliane, their son, Edgar jr., and their many guests. The Fallingwater Cookbook captures the experience of fine and casual dining at this famed home. Suzanne Martinson, former food editor and writer for the Pittsburgh Press and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, relates recipes from Elsie Henderson, the longtime and last cook for the Kaufmann family at Fallingwater, along with Henderson’s memories and anecdotes of life in the renowned house on the waterfall. Henderson also recounts…

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More than Moonshine

|9780822953470| Sydney Saylor Farr is a woman who knows Appalachia well. Born on Stoney Fork in southeastern Kentucky, she has lived much of her life close to the mountains, among people whose roots are deep in the soil and who pass on to their children a love for the land, a strong sense of belonging and of place.Mountain food and how it is cooked is very much a part of this sense of place. Ask any displaced Appalachians what they miss most and they will probably talk about soup beans, country ham, and homemade buscuits. They may also remember the…

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Festive Ukranian Cooking

|9780822936466|More than a cookbook, Festive Ukrainian Cooking is also a definitive account of traditional Ukrainian culture as perpetuated in family rituals and lovingly celebrated with elegantly prepared food and drink.| Marta Pisetska Farley|| Cooking / General Cooking / Regional & Ethnic / European Social Science / Ethnic Studies / General

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