Larousse Gastronomique has ratings and 58 reviews. Karen said: Highly regarded as a French gourmand’s Bible, I keep this book close to the kitchen. Those Those who who make make a a profession pr()te~;Slcm of gastronomy will will find find in in this this book book matter matter for for comparison between. LARUS GASTRONOMY BOOK EBOOK – Larousse Gastronomique has ratings and 57 reviews. Karen said: Highly regarded as a French.

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You can go straight from “bulgar” to “Bulgarian cooking” without missing a beat. A reminder that as a child and thru fastronomy school my knowledge of the world was greatly dependent on the World Book Encyclopedia and Classic Comics, the precursors to our ability to search for gastronnomy topic on earth thru the internet. If you’re looking for basic information, you’d probably be better suited with another guide. One of the reference books we turn to when we need to know something that we don’t know–with the internet, this is less of a necessary item on every cooks bookshelf, but we are book people, we have hundreds of cookbooks, so we of course have this too and use it farily frequently even to this day–there is alot to know Thanks for telling us about the problem.


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It covers everything–spices, wines, meats, butchery, and all the qualities most important to food snobbery. I have my grandmothers copy. It’s a great reference, quite handy, and pretty enjoyable to just flip through on a lazy afternoon, but This is a great book for the kitchen of anyone who loves food. Feb 03, Ryan rated it really liked it Shelves: It is also available in a concise edition Most excellent and perfecte homish apothecarye or homely physick booke: Lots of outdated dishes but as a historical reference to Classic French foods it is like a bible of sorts.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Apr 25, Jon Britton rated it really liked it Shelves: May 24, Dhara Parekh rated it it was amazing. Don’t get me wrong, the world needs this vook, but you probably don’t.

Write a product review. This page was last edited on 20 January gxstronomy, at All who cook and enjoy food. I highly recommend it! The majority of the book is about French cuisineand contains recipes for French dishes and cooking techniques.

Gilbert was a collaborator in the creation of this book as well as Le Guide Culinaire with Escoffier, leading to some cross-over with the two books.

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Articles needing additional references from February All articles needing additional references Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles. This book took me from someone who could make a passable bowl of spaghetti, to someone not afraid to experiment with tastes and flavour combinations.


Monsieur de Lassoy, who was very young and who had never before been present at o Buried in some of this book’s lengthier entries are gems such as this one, which appears at the end of the page entry why? Aug 20, John rated it it was amazing. Gasronomy 31, Brendan Donegan rated it it was amazing. User-friendly design elements create a whole new Larousse for a new generation of food lovers. It includes over 3, recipes, and pictures and descriptions o Larousse.

I’m not French, but I can pretend. Oct 16, BAC rated it it was amazing Shelves: While reading other reviews, this seemed to be the readers top pick of cookbooks. London, New York, G.

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The depth of my nerdiness knows no bounds, and the hours of pleasure this behemoth has afforded me are infinite. To ask other readers questions about Larousse Gastronomiqueplease sign up. Mar 10, Gerry Pelser rated it it was amazing. It’s not the most recent edition, but Gawtronomy totally scored and I’m very very happy!