The Resource A sweet taste of history : more than 100 elegant dessert recipes from America's earliest days, Chef Walter Staib with Molly Yun and Diana Wolkow ; photographs by Todd Trice ; foreword by David McCullough, (electronic resource)

A sweet taste of history : more than 100 elegant dessert recipes from America's earliest days, Chef Walter Staib with Molly Yun and Diana Wolkow ; photographs by Todd Trice ; foreword by David McCullough, (electronic resource)

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A sweet taste of history : more than 100 elegant dessert recipes from America's earliest days
Title
A sweet taste of history
Title remainder
more than 100 elegant dessert recipes from America's earliest days
Statement of responsibility
Chef Walter Staib with Molly Yun and Diana Wolkow ; photographs by Todd Trice ; foreword by David McCullough
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eng
Summary
  • "From the chef and host of A Taste of History comes a beautiful cookbook that features 100 elegant dessert recipes from America's earliest days and will capture the grandeur of the sweet table--the grand finale course of an 18th century meal. At this time it was common for hostesses to arrange elaborate sweet tables that were designed as works of art. A Sweet Taste of History will blend American history with exquisite recipes and it will show the reader not only how to recreate these incredible desserts but will also discuss the importance of each one, the social story behind them, and how these dishes landed on the tables of early Americans"--
  • "A Sweet Taste of History captures the grandeur of the sweet table--the grand finale course of an 18th century meal. Rather than serving something simple, hostesses arranged elaborate sweet tables, displays of ornate beauty and delicious edibles meant to leave guests with a lasting impression. A Sweet Taste of History will have the same effect, lingering in the minds of its readers and inspiring them to get in the kitchen. This gorgeous cookbook blends American history with exquisite recipes, as well as tips on how to create your own sweet table. It features 100 scrumptious dessert recipes, including cakes, cobblers, pies, cookies, quick breads, and ice cream. It includes original recipes from first ladies well-known for entertaining, such as Martha Washington's An Excellent Cake and Dolley Madison's French Vanilla Ice Cream. Chef Staib also offers sources for unusual ingredients and step-by-step culinary techniques, updating some of the recipes for modern cooks. This wonderful keepsake will bring a bygone era in America to life and inspire readers who love to cook, entertain, and follow history"--
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TEFOD
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Staib, Walter
Dewey number
641.86
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX773
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yun, Molly
  • Wolkow, Diana
  • Trice, Todd
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  • Desserts
  • Cooking, American
  • Desserts
  • Cooking, American
  • COOKING
  • Cooking, American
  • Desserts
  • United States
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A sweet taste of history : more than 100 elegant dessert recipes from America's earliest days, Chef Walter Staib with Molly Yun and Diana Wolkow ; photographs by Todd Trice ; foreword by David McCullough, (electronic resource)
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beverages -- Cakes -- Cobblers & Crisps -- Pies & Tarts -- Custards, Puddings & Fools -- Cookies -- Quick Breads -- Pastries -- Ice Creams & Sorbets -- Petits Fours & Sweetmeats -- Crusts & Complements
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ocn861220250
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unknown
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1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781493001910
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3146CB91-4C43-40F8-AA19-9ADEEF315CE6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o861220250
  • (OCoLC)861220250
Label
A sweet taste of history : more than 100 elegant dessert recipes from America's earliest days, Chef Walter Staib with Molly Yun and Diana Wolkow ; photographs by Todd Trice ; foreword by David McCullough, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beverages -- Cakes -- Cobblers & Crisps -- Pies & Tarts -- Custards, Puddings & Fools -- Cookies -- Quick Breads -- Pastries -- Ice Creams & Sorbets -- Petits Fours & Sweetmeats -- Crusts & Complements
Control code
ocn861220250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781493001910
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3146CB91-4C43-40F8-AA19-9ADEEF315CE6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o861220250
  • (OCoLC)861220250

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