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by Matt Lewis Thorne,John Thorne

Author: Matt Lewis Thorne,John Thorne
Subcategory: Cooking Education & Reference
Language: English
Publisher: North Point Pr; 1st edition (October 1, 2000)
Pages: 390 pages
Category: Cooking
Rating: 4.3
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John Thorne is the antidote to trendy food writing, a literate man who produces pleasurable, instructive, even .

John Thorne is the antidote to trendy food writing, a literate man who produces pleasurable, instructive, even profound prose, along with satisfying recipes. -Mark Bittman, The New York Times. Good company, to be sure, but Mr. Thorne is way more fun than David, and even more entertaining than Fischer. I love Mary Francis, her references to a world that ended in the 1930s don't resonate today as they once did.

John Thorne's curiosity ranges far and wide, from nineteenth-century . Pot on the Fire is the latest collection from "the most enticingly serendipitous voice on the culinary front since Elizabeth David and . Fisher" (Connoisseur).

John Thorne's curiosity ranges far and wide, from nineteenth-century famine-struck Ireland to the India of the British Raj, from the Italian cucina to the venerable American griddle.

Thorne, John; Thorne, Matt Lewis. Thorne's curiosity ranges far and wide, from nineteenth-century famine-struck Ireland to the Indian of the British Raj, from the Tuscan bean pot to the venerable American griddle. International cooking, Cooks, Cooks, International cooking. New York : North Point Press. Canon EOS 5D Mark II.

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Pot on the Fire book. John Thorne seems to be the type of ADD-obsessive with whom I can identify. Each chapter is about a dish, ingredient, or technique, normally stumbled upon by accident. Oct 01, 2013 Torrey Lewis rated it liked it. Parts of this book I found fascinating, like the culinary history of Ireland, and the progression of cooking rice through the ages. Other parts got bogged down in needless subtle variations of recipes and praise of cookbooks through the ages.

Pot on the Fire is the latest collection from "the most enticing, serendipitous voice on the culinary front since Elizabeth David and . Fisher" (Connoisseur)

Pot on the Fire is the latest collection from "the most enticing, serendipitous voice on the culinary front since Elizabeth David and . From nineteenth-century famine-struck Ireland to the India of the British Raj, from the bachelor's kitchen to the Italian cucina, Thorne is an entertaining, erudite, and inventive guide to culinary adventuring and appreciation. org to approved e-mail addresses. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read.

Pot on the Fire is the latest collection from "the most enticing . John Thorne makes different assumptions in writing his cooking chronicles.

Pot on the Fire is the latest collection from "the most enticing, serendipitous voice on th. . In sharing elementary information with his readers, he minimalizes the effort that he applied in reaching his ends, and instead focuses on the means.

John Thorne is a culinary writer born in Quincy, Massachusetts, who has written a number of best-selling books on gastronomy. Pot on the Fire : Further Confessions of a Renegade Cook (2000) (with Matt Lewis Thorne). Mouth Wide Open (2007) (with Matt Lewis Thorne). A graduate of Amherst College, he began to teach himself to cook frugally while living briefly in New York City's Lower East Side, where he sought to become a writer of some sort as a young man during the 1960s. By the early 1970s, he was a teacher for several years at Stockbridge School, a progressive New England boarding school that became defunct in 1976.

Pot on the Fire is the latest collection from the most enticingly serendipitous voice on the culinary front since Elizabeth David and . Another treasure by John and Matt Lewis Thorne. com User, November 12, 2001. This most recent compilation of John and Matt Lewis Thorne's Simple Cooking newsletter continues their intelligent, friendly, delicious writing about food and a real life. This book ends with "Last Gleaning," about the final illness of John's father, and the role food and eating played in their sometimes difficult relationship. John Thorne has been compared to MFK Fisher, and there is.

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One of the nation's great food writers offers his own uncompromising take on international food and cooking, from the Irish potato famine to the shores of India. 15,000 first printing.