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Irish Heritage Cookbook By Biddy & Campbell, Georgina White-Lennon

Irish Heritage Cookbook by Biddy White Lennon

Condition - Very Good
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Includes a comprehensive guide to Irish ingredients, from wild and cultivated harvest fruits to traditional meats and game.

Irish Heritage Cookbook Summary

Irish Heritage Cookbook by Biddy White Lennon

The Irish are renowned fo r their love of good wholesome food and their enjoyment of eating, drinking and socializing. This superb volume, beautifully photographed, is the definitive guide to Irish food and cooking, bringing together the rich and varied ingredients, culinary customs and recipes of the Emerald Isle. The book opens with a rich and evocative introduction to the history of Irish food and cooking and how various events have shaped Irish cuisine, from the time of the first farmers to the resurgence of artisan food producers today. Then a comprehensive guide to the Irish kitchen looks at specialities, including the dairy products, breads and drinks which are now exported all over the world, as well as the everyday ingredients. An inspired collection of 150 authentic step-by-step dishes captures the heart and soul of Irish cooking. Divided into chapters featuring the full range of ingredients from meat, poultry and game to fish and vegetables, together with chapters on the Irish breakfast, first courses, desserts, breads and bakes, preserves, and drinks. Dishes include all the classics from Pea and Ham Soup, Irish Stew, and Guinness and Oyster Pie to Brown Bread Ice Cream, and rich and fruity Porter Cake. It also features more adventurous classics, like Michaelmas Goose with Black Pudding and Apple, Dingle Pies and Fraughan Mousse. For anyone who wants to understand the secrets and mysteries of this ancient culture and its cooking, and who wants to visit the land through its recipes, this is the perfect book.

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Irish Heritage Cookbook by Biddy White Lennon
Used - Very Good
Anness Publishing
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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