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Always Home: A Daughter's Recipes & Stories: Foreword by Alice Waters

Authors: Singer, Fanny
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: BIO026000, BIO029000, CKB030000
ISBN: 9781524732523, Related ISBNs: 0593170350, 0593170369, 1524732516, 1524732524, 9780593170359
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 336,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: A cookbook and culinary memoir about growing up as the daughter of revered chef/restaurateur Alice Waters: a story of food, family, and the need for beauty in all aspects of life.

In this extraordinarily intimate portrait of her mother--and herself--Fanny Singer, daughter of food icon and activist Alice Waters, chronicles a unique world of food, wine, and travel; a world filled with colorful characters, mouth-watering traditions, and sumptuous feasts. Across dozens of vignettes with accompanying recipes, she shares the story of her own culinary coming of age and reveals a side of her legendary mother that has never been seen before. A charming, smart translation of Alice Waters's ideals and attitudes about food for a new generation, Always Home is a loving, often funny, unsentimental, and exquisitely written look at a life defined in so many ways by food, as well as the bond between mother and daughter.
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