The Best of Lord Krishna's Cuisine: Favorite Recipes from the Art of Indian Vegetarian Cooking

The Best of Lord Krishna's Cuisine: Favorite Recipes from the Art of Indian Vegetarian Cooking

by Yamuna Devi, Yamuna
     
 
A new edition of this classic cookbook is now available in a handy "best of" format.

A decade ago Yamuna Devi's Lord Krishna's Cuisine was named Cookbook of the Year by the International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP). The James Beard Foundation then recognized Devi's second book, Yamuna's Table, as the Best International Cookbook

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A new edition of this classic cookbook is now available in a handy "best of" format.

A decade ago Yamuna Devi's Lord Krishna's Cuisine was named Cookbook of the Year by the International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP). The James Beard Foundation then recognized Devi's second book, Yamuna's Table, as the Best International Cookbook of the year in 1992. Now this beloved author, lecturer, and teacher returns with her favorite dishes from the definitive Lord Krishna's Cuisine. Featuring 172 recipes like Sweet Saffron Rice with Currants and Pistachios, Savory Chickpeas in a Tangy Tomato Glaze, and Pear Chutney with Dates and Pecans, this book brings together the exotic flavors, delicate spices, and superb nutrition for which Indian cuisine is known and loved. Today's time-pressed cooks will appreciate both the simplicity of Yamuna Devi's approach and the dishes she has chosen. And fans of vegetarian Indian cuisine will appreciate the authenticity, the healthfulness, and the exquisite taste of these great recipes.

"Wide-ranging, detailed . . . the product of a spiritual and culinary journey." --The New York Times (on Lord Krishna's Cuisine)

"Definitive." --Gourmet (on Lord Krishna's Cuisine)

A noted cookbook author, lecturer, and teacher, Yamuna Devi began her culinary apprenticeship more than thirty years ago with A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami, with whom she studied for eleven years. As a food historian, she continues to research regional cuisines through extensive travels in India.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780452266834
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/01/2000
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.72(d)

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