The Justin Wilson Gourmet and Gourmand Cookbook

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"He looks like a Southern colonel or someone you might have met on a riverboat who wanted to teach you this new game, 'poker.' The face is handsome, the eyebrows dance when he talks.

It is when he talks that you know you've never met anyone quite like him. He's an original, a one of a kind, and thousands upon thousands of people have laughed as they never laughed before when he tells his stories?tales about the most unique people who inhabit our earth, the great Cajuns of South ...

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Overview

"He looks like a Southern colonel or someone you might have met on a riverboat who wanted to teach you this new game, 'poker.' The face is handsome, the eyebrows dance when he talks.

It is when he talks that you know you've never met anyone quite like him. He's an original, a one of a kind, and thousands upon thousands of people have laughed as they never laughed before when he tells his stories—tales about the most unique people who inhabit our earth, the great Cajuns of South Louisiana. . . .

He is also an artist when it comes to cooking. He can work the same magic with fish and fowl, with vegetables and fruit, as he can with language.

He loves to cook. His mission in life seems to be to make people enjoy life, to make them laugh, and to make them eat."
—From the foreword by GUS WEILL

Justin Wilson, the world's premier representative of Cajun culture, is a master cook. With numerous cookbooks under his belt—rather—suspenders, Justin imparts the recipes, tips, and general culinary expertise that will enable anyone to prepare successfully these tasty, world-famous Cajun dishes. Also included are fifty color photographs of the master at work, at play, and with some of his legion of friends. From alligator to seafood to venison, Justin records here some 150 recipes perfected over a lifetime of cooking:

o How to Make a Roux o Seafood o Appetizers o Fowl and Eggs o Salads and Sauces o Game o Soups and Gumbos o Cooking in a Bag o Breads o Vegetables o Casseroles o Water-Smoker Cooking o Meats o Desserts

This volume is indeed a gourmet/gourmand delight.

Included in this cookbook are many of the recipes demonstated on "Justin Wilson's Louisiana Cookin'," the popular television show, starring everyone's favorite Cajun chef.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780882894300
  • Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/28/1984
  • Edition number: 12
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 1,050,384
  • Product dimensions: 7.23 (w) x 10.99 (h) x 0.63 (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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