Stalking The Blue-Eyed Scallop

Stalking The Blue-Eyed Scallop

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Here is a classic collection of inventive recipes and imaginative cooking ideas from the all-time master improviser and gatherer of healthful wild foods. "As valid today as more than two decades ago".--"New York Times".
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Product details

  • Paperback | 332 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 29.46mm | 439.98g
  • Pennsylvania, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 102 Halftones, black and white
  • 0911469052
  • 9780911469059
  • 1,095,886

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This foraging and cooking classic was first published in 1964 and has continued to be one of America's most appreciated works on the subject of seafood. As a young man, Euell Gibbons kept his family alive during the Dust-Bowl era by gathering wild foods. In later years he foraged for seafood all over the coastlines of North America and even Hawaii. He drew on his extensive experience and research to write his "Stalking" series, books which have entered the American lexicon and which remain the starting point for serious foragers.
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Review quote

""(Gibbons) shows how to identify and render palatable some forms not commonly considered food items in this country, such as periwinkles, chitons, dog whelks, goose barnacles, and wild seaside plants, in addition to, of course, the more common shellfish. Those who share Gibbon's own love for the seashore will be anxious to start nibbling away after reading this."
Vincent Caccese, Library Journal"
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107 ratings
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