Where People Feast: An Indigenous People's Cookbook

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The food traditions of North America’s indigenous peoples are centuries old and they endure to this day. For almost two decades, Dolly Watts and her daughter Annie have served native cuisine that is both traditional and modern; for them, Where People Feast, one of very few indigenous cookbooks available, is the culmination of a lifetime dedicated to introducing people to extraordinary foods that are truly North American. Recipes include Smoked Salmon Mousse, Indian Tacos, Venison Meatballs, Alder-Grilled Breast ...

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The food traditions of North America’s indigenous peoples are centuries old and they endure to this day. For almost two decades, Dolly Watts and her daughter Annie have served native cuisine that is both traditional and modern; for them, Where People Feast, one of very few indigenous cookbooks available, is the culmination of a lifetime dedicated to introducing people to extraordinary foods that are truly North American. Recipes include Smoked Salmon Mousse, Indian Tacos, Venison Meatballs, Alder-Grilled Breast of Pheasant, Blackberry-Glazed Beets, Wild Rice Pancakes, and Wild Blueberry Cobbler. Includes sixteen full-color photos and 120 recipes.

Dolly and Annie Watts run Vancouver’s Liliget Feast House, the only Native American fine dining establishment of its kind, which received a four-star “recommended” rating from The New York Times. In 2004, Dolly won on an episode of the Food Network’s Iron Chef.

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Dolly Watts, who was born in Gitk'san Nation in western British Columbia, and her daughter, Annie, were the chefs/owners of Liliget Feast House, an acclaimed restaurant in Vancouver known for its indigenous specialties from the Pacific Northwest (liligetmeans "where people feast"). Although they recently closed the restaurant, they have collected more than 100 favorite recipes in their first cookbook. Some are traditional, such as Alder-Grilled Marinated Elk, but others, like Sweet Potato Tarts, are not, and the recipe headnotes are fairly brief; however, a separate chapter on smoking and preserving offers a closer historical look at indigenous culinary traditions. Fernando and Marlene Divina's Foods of the Americas: Native Recipes and Traditionsis more comprehensive and wide-ranging, but as one of the few titles on the topic, the Wattses' book is recommended for most subject collections.


—Judith Sutton
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781551522210
  • Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press, Limited
  • Publication date: 5/1/2007
  • Pages: 196
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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Dolly Watts and her daughter Annie Watts are from the Git'ksan territory that lies between the Canadian Rockies and the Pacific Ocean. They own Liliget Feast House and Catering in downtown Vancouver, specializing in serving their native, Pacific Northwest cuisine in a traditional manner. In 2004, Dolly won, beating Japanese Iron Chefs, the Food Network's Iron Chef competition.
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