Food of Venice: Authentic Recipes from the City of Romance

Food of Venice: Authentic Recipes from the City of Romance

by Luigi Veronelli
     
 

Venice is famous for its waterways, its gondolas, and its romance—but it's also famous for its extraordinary dishes, perhaps some of the most savory in all of Italy. Now, with simple recipes and gorgeous four-color photographs, cooks of all levels can recreate the Venetian palate, with mouth-watering meals and delectable desserts, including marinated tuna

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Overview

Venice is famous for its waterways, its gondolas, and its romance—but it's also famous for its extraordinary dishes, perhaps some of the most savory in all of Italy. Now, with simple recipes and gorgeous four-color photographs, cooks of all levels can recreate the Venetian palate, with mouth-watering meals and delectable desserts, including marinated tuna with balsamic vinegar in caper sauce, fennel with artichoke, squid risotto, and baked ice cream.

Home cooks will also discover:

  • A history of food in Venice, springing from a rich tapestry of tradition and tolerance
  • An appreciation of the unique relationship between art and food in Venice throughout the centuries
  • Venice's cafes and wine bars, and how they evolved from dens of iniquity to Venetian institutions

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789625935041
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Series:
World Cookbooks Series
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
9.16(w) x 8.15(h) x 0.64(d)

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