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A Gourmet Guide to Oil and Vinegar

Author: Baldwin, Jan (Pht)
Ferrigno, Ursula

Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small

List Price:$24.95
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A Gourmet Guide to Oil and Vinegar : This sumptuously illustrated book provides the reader with an overview of specialty oils and vinegars and offers up a variety of recipes and tips for how to season and cook with them. Along the dry, rocky coast of the Mediterranean Sea, olive orchards and vineyards stretch inland from Spain, France, Italy and Greece, around to Turkey, circling back around North Africa, and to newer producers in North America and South Africa. The aromas are nearly as varied and complex as wine, the flavours at one end of the spectrum buttery; sharp and acrid at the other. Just as with any ingredients in cooking, the flavours must complement each other and bring out the subtleties by layering with other notes of sweet, bitter, acid and salty flavourings. Alongside oils, vinegar is a must-have. Derived from the fermentation of alcohol-based beverages, vinegars have been used for centuries to flavour and preserve foods.

Category   Subject
Cooking, Food & Wine   Specific Ingredients

ISBN 13:9781849755757
ISBN 10:1849755752
Size:10.50" l x 9.00" w x 1.00" h
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