North End Italian Cookbook, Fifth Edition
Can anyone ever get enough of the delicious repetitions of Italian cuisine…the pastas, the tomatoes, the cheeses, the herbs, and the olive oil? Judging from the never ending popularity of this cuisine, the answer must be no. In The North End Italian Cookbook, Marguerite DiMino Buonopane has revised every treasured recipe from earlier editions of this book (which sold 135,000 copies), and added new tried-and-true favorites. Many are family recipes, cooked the way her mother and grandparents used to cook. Using these recipes as guides, readers can incorporate over time a style of their own, one that suits their family’s tastes. And with this book, they willbe guided every step of the way in the art of cooking Italian. It’s as if they were taking a cooking class in which they are the only students. Classic Italian dishes include: Caponata, Zuppa di Venerdi Santo (Good Friday Soup), Farina Dumplings, Marinara Sauce, Frittata di Spaghetti, Manicotti, Veal Scaloppine, Beef Braciole in Tomato Sauce, Calamari Freddo, Gelato, Baked Stuffed Figs, and many more.
List Price: 16.95
Producer and director: Robert Gardner Director of photography: Nick Gardner Editor: David Grossbach Narrator: Sam Mercurio Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (15. April 1452 — 2. May 1519, Old Style) was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist,mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist and writer whosegenius, perhaps more than that of any other figure, epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal. Leonardo has often been described as the archetype of the “Renaissance Man”, a man of “unquenchable curiosity” and “feverishly inventive imagination”. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of all time and perhaps the most diversely talented person ever to have lived. According to art historian Helen Gardner, the scope and depth of his interests were without precedent and “his mind and personality seem to us superhuman, the man himself mysterious and remote”. Marco Rosci points out, however, that while there is much speculation about Leonardo, his vision of the world is essentially logical rather than mysterious, and that the empirical methods he employed were unusual for his time. Born out of wedlock to a notary, Piero da Vinci, and a peasant woman, Caterina, at Vinci in the region of Florence, Leonardo was educated in the studio of the renowned Florentine painter,Verrocchio. Much of his earlier working life was spent in the service of Ludovico il Moro in Milan. He later worked in Rome …
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