Is There a Nutmeg in the House?: Essays on Practical Cooking with More Than 150 Recipes

Is There a Nutmeg in the House?: Essays on Practical Cooking with More Than 150 Recipes

Elizabeth David


The sequel to her much-acclaimed An Omelette and a pitcher of Wine, Is There a Nutmeg within the House? gathers a range of Elizabeth David's writings, spanning 4 many years. Insisting that foodstuff don't need to be complex to be scrumptious, she emphasizes the sensible points of cooking and consuming. greater than one hundred fifty recipes from many nations are integrated, all bearing David's unmistakable personalized touch. continuously dependent and witty, her writing conveys her experience of season and position, in addition to her passionate curiosity in nutrients, its background, its myriad personalities, and its function in civilized society.

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