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The Resource No experience necessary : the culinary odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken, Norman Van Aken

No experience necessary : the culinary odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken, Norman Van Aken

Label
No experience necessary : the culinary odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken
Title
No experience necessary
Title remainder
the culinary odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken
Statement of responsibility
Norman Van Aken
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This memoir offers a uniquely personal, highly entertaining under-the-tablecloth view of the high-stakes world of American cuisine, told with wit, insight, and great affection
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Aken, Norman
Dewey number
  • 641.5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX649.V36
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Van Aken, Norman
  • Cooks
  • Cooks
  • Autobiography
Target audience
adult
Label
No experience necessary : the culinary odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken, Norman Van Aken
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : the triangle -- Pre-chef -- Deviled eggs -- Carnival rides -- Carny corn dogs -- The fireside : Hainesville, 1972-73 -- Chef salad for Miss Kitty -- The midget : Key West, 1973 -- Bicycle Sammy's potato slaw -- The Deerpath Inn : 1973-1974 -- Toké's beef and mushroom bites -- The Holiday Inn : Greeley, 1974 -- U.S.N. mulligatawny soup -- The Gale Street Inn : Diamond Lake, 1975 -- Gale Street-style slaw -- The Fox Lake Country Club : 1975-77 -- Flame on shish kabob -- 700 Duval : Key West, 1978 -- The jar cocktail -- The Pier House : Key West, 1978 -- The meatloaf contest -- Shit happens -- Tequila races salsa -- The Port of Call : Key West, 1979 -- Oysters Remick -- Chez Nancy : Key West, 1979-80 -- Smothered pork chops adobo -- The port of call (reprise) : Key West, 1980-82 -- Tennessee's streetcar -- Sinclair's : Lake Forest, 1982-84 -- Gordon's artichoke fritters -- Sinclair's American Grill : Jupiter, 1985 -- Daisy Duke's papaya ice cream -- Louie's Backyard : Key West, 1985-88 -- Beer-steamed shrimp with mojo rojo -- Mira : Key West, 1988 -- Tuna tartare -- Boca, Boca, Boca! : Boca Raton, 1989-90 -- Latkes with caviar and sour cream -- A mano : Key West, 1990-92 -- Vietnamese soft spring rolls -- Epilogue: the triangle comes full circle
Control code
ocn855362743
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 321 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781589799141
Lccn
2013030865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B V262 ; XX-AB ; es ; Y13BP024.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 855362743
  • (Sirsi) 855362743
  • (OCoLC)855362743
Label
No experience necessary : the culinary odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken, Norman Van Aken
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : the triangle -- Pre-chef -- Deviled eggs -- Carnival rides -- Carny corn dogs -- The fireside : Hainesville, 1972-73 -- Chef salad for Miss Kitty -- The midget : Key West, 1973 -- Bicycle Sammy's potato slaw -- The Deerpath Inn : 1973-1974 -- Toké's beef and mushroom bites -- The Holiday Inn : Greeley, 1974 -- U.S.N. mulligatawny soup -- The Gale Street Inn : Diamond Lake, 1975 -- Gale Street-style slaw -- The Fox Lake Country Club : 1975-77 -- Flame on shish kabob -- 700 Duval : Key West, 1978 -- The jar cocktail -- The Pier House : Key West, 1978 -- The meatloaf contest -- Shit happens -- Tequila races salsa -- The Port of Call : Key West, 1979 -- Oysters Remick -- Chez Nancy : Key West, 1979-80 -- Smothered pork chops adobo -- The port of call (reprise) : Key West, 1980-82 -- Tennessee's streetcar -- Sinclair's : Lake Forest, 1982-84 -- Gordon's artichoke fritters -- Sinclair's American Grill : Jupiter, 1985 -- Daisy Duke's papaya ice cream -- Louie's Backyard : Key West, 1985-88 -- Beer-steamed shrimp with mojo rojo -- Mira : Key West, 1988 -- Tuna tartare -- Boca, Boca, Boca! : Boca Raton, 1989-90 -- Latkes with caviar and sour cream -- A mano : Key West, 1990-92 -- Vietnamese soft spring rolls -- Epilogue: the triangle comes full circle
Control code
ocn855362743
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 321 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781589799141
Lccn
2013030865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B V262 ; XX-AB ; es ; Y13BP024.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 855362743
  • (Sirsi) 855362743
  • (OCoLC)855362743

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