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    The Complete Mushroom Book: Savory Recipes for Wild and Cultivated Varieties (Hardback) By (author) Antonio Carluccio, By (photographer) Alastair Hendy

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    DescriptionThere are not many people who can claim to have been collecting, cooking, and devising recipes for mushrooms for more than sixty years, but Antonio Carluccio is one of them. Carluccio's interest in mushrooms--his mycological education--began at the age of seven when he went on mushroom hunts with his father and has culminated in his Neal Street Restaurant in London. Today, mushrooms are more popular then ever. Chefs everywhere use these delectable morsels to provide a powerful punch of flavor, without adding many calories or fat. The book begins with a complete field guide, in which forty species are identified with photos. To ensure safety, poisonous look-alike species are also meticulously documented. Then comes a veritable feast of more than 150 mushroom recipes--from classic Italian preparations to Asian-inspired creations and contemporary dishes. Mouthwatering photos accompany each recipe and evoke the earthy sensuality that only mushrooms can bring to the table. In "The Complete Mushroom Book," Antonio Carluccio shares the excitement of the hunt and a lifetime of expertise in the kitchen with a new generation of enthusiasts eager to reap the pleasures of cooking with mushrooms.


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    Title
    The Complete Mushroom Book
    Subtitle
    Savory Recipes for Wild and Cultivated Varieties
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Antonio Carluccio, By (photographer) Alastair Hendy
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 211 mm
    Height: 264 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 1,157 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780789315137
    ISBN 10: 0789315130
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: FOO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T16.0
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T General Subject: 240
    Ingram Subject Code: CW
    Libri: I-CW
    BIC subject category V2: WBT
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14510
    B&T Approval Code: A97406044
    DC21: 641.658
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: CKB085000
    DC22: 641.6/58, 641.658
    LC classification: TX804 .C375 2003
    Thema V1.0: WBVG
    Illustrations note
    200 COLOR ILLUSTRATIONS
    Publisher
    Rizzoli International Publications
    Imprint name
    Rizzoli International Publications
    Publication date
    12 September 2006
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY