How we fell in love with: Italian Food
How we fell in love with: Italian Food
Diego Zancani

How we fell in love with: Italian Food



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Filled to the brim with mouthwatering Italian delicacies and captivating images, this recipe book is for both the historian and for the culinary enthusiast. Beautifully illustrated and interspersed with classic recipes, it maps the extraordinary progress of Italian food, from the legacy of the Roman invasion to its current, ever-increasing popularity.

In addition to a vast array of delectable recipes, ‘Italian Food’ details how Italian immigrants – from ice-cream sellers and grocers to chefs and restaurateurs – had a transformative influence on British cuisine, and how Italian food was championed at pivotal moments by pioneering cooks such as Elizabeth David, Anna Del Conte, Rose Gray, Ruth Rogers and Jamie Oliver.

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  • Hardback
  • 256 pages
  • 68 colour illustrations
  • ISBN: 9781851245123
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