Justin Wilson Looking Back: A Cajun Cookbook

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This culinary trend-setter has taken a look back over his more than three decades as a Cajun cook to select some of his favorite recipes. These recipes serve to illustrate not just the development of his personal cooking style, but also that of the Cajun cuisine that he helped to pioneer.
Wilson's commentaries and remembrances complement his recipes in a prosaic style that is as well known, and as unique, as the recipes themselves. Pictures of his friends and family who played ...

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Overview

This culinary trend-setter has taken a look back over his more than three decades as a Cajun cook to select some of his favorite recipes. These recipes serve to illustrate not just the development of his personal cooking style, but also that of the Cajun cuisine that he helped to pioneer.
Wilson's commentaries and remembrances complement his recipes in a prosaic style that is as well known, and as unique, as the recipes themselves. Pictures of his friends and family who played integral roles in the development of his culinary techniques accompany the text of this cookbook, which is "garonteed"
to help the cook "pass a good time" in the kitchen.
Justin Wilson is internationally known as a Cajun cook and humorist. He is a veteran of both writing cookbooks and preparing his dishes on his public broadcasting television programs for people across the country to enjoy. The companion television series to Justin Wilson Looking Back: A Cajun
Cookbook is currently under production for the Public Broadcasting
System.
His other books include The Justin Wilson Cook Book (1965), Justin Wilson's Cajun Humor (1974),
The Justin Wilson #2 Cookbook: Cookin' Cajun (1979), Justin Wilson's Cajun Fables (1982),
The Justin Wilson Gourmet and Gourmand Cookbook (1984), More Cajun Humor (1984),
Justin Wilson's Outdoor Cooking with Inside Help (1986), all published by Pelican.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781565542822
  • Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/28/1997
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 590,913
  • Product dimensions: 7.35 (w) x 10.27 (h) x 0.84 (d)

Meet the Author

Justin Wilson was internationally known as a Cajun cook and humorist. During his lifetime, he appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and The Tonight Show. He was voted one of the 100 most influential Southerners of the twentieth century by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and his twenty-seven comedy albums once outsold Elvis Presley. His other Pelican titles include The Justin Wilson Cookbook, The Justin Wilson #2 Cookbook: Cookin' Cajun, Justin Wilson Looking Back: A Cajun Cookbook, The Justin Wilson Gourmet and Gourmand Cookbook, Justin Wilson's Outdoor Cooking with Inside Help, Justin Wilson's Cajun Humor, More Cajun Humor, and Justin Wilson's Cajun Fables. Wilson died in 2001.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2000

    coments to my uncle justin.

    I use my great uncle justin wilson's cookbook, I love it. My dad has become the second best cook in our family, justin is the first of course. I GARONTEE.

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