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The Resource The encyclopedia of spices and herbs : an essential guide to the flavors of the world, Padma Lakshmi ; with Judith Sutton and Kalustyan's Spice Shop ; photographs by Evan Sung

The encyclopedia of spices and herbs : an essential guide to the flavors of the world, Padma Lakshmi ; with Judith Sutton and Kalustyan's Spice Shop ; photographs by Evan Sung

Label
The encyclopedia of spices and herbs : an essential guide to the flavors of the world
Title
The encyclopedia of spices and herbs
Title remainder
an essential guide to the flavors of the world
Statement of responsibility
Padma Lakshmi ; with Judith Sutton and Kalustyan's Spice Shop ; photographs by Evan Sung
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "From the Emmy-nominated host of the award-winning Top Chef, an A-to-Z compendium of spices, herbs, salts, peppers, and blends, with beautiful photography and a wealth of explanation, history, and cooking advice. Award-winning cookbook author and television host Padma Lakshmi, inspired by her life of traveling across the globe, brings together the world's spices and herbs in a vibrant, comprehensive alphabetical guide. This definitive culinary reference book is illustrated with rich color photographs that capture the essence of a diverse range of spices and their authentic flavors. The Encyclopedia of Spices and Herbs includes complete descriptions, histories, and cooking suggestions for ingredients from basic herbs to the most exotic seeds and chilies, as well as information on toasting spices, making teas, and infusing various oils and vinegars. And no other market epitomizes Padma's love for spices and global cuisine than where she spent her childhood--lingering in the aisles of the iconic gourmet food store Kalustyan's, in New York City. Perfect for the holiday season and essential to any well-stocked kitchen or cooking enthusiast, The Encyclopedia of Spices and Herbs is an invaluable resource as well as a stunning and adventurous tour of some of the most wondrous and majestic flavors on earth, "--Amazon.com
  • Lakshmi presents a wealth of explanation, history, and cooking advice as she provides A-to-Z coverage of the spices, herbs, salts, peppers and blends you need to know about. From basic seeds to the most exotic seeds and chiles, you'll find an adventurous tour of some of the most wondrous flavors on earth
Cataloging source
PNX
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Lakshmi, Padma
Dewey number
641.3/383
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX406
LC item number
.L345 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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  • Sutton, Judith
  • Sung, Evan
  • Kalustyan's spice shop (New York, NY)
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  • Herbs
  • Spices
  • Cooking (Spices)
  • Cooking (Herbs)
Label
The encyclopedia of spices and herbs : an essential guide to the flavors of the world, Padma Lakshmi ; with Judith Sutton and Kalustyan's Spice Shop ; photographs by Evan Sung
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1686020
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 335 pages
Isbn
9780062375230
Lccn
bl2016042330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1686020
  • (Sirsi) 1686020
  • (OCoLC)959618292
Label
The encyclopedia of spices and herbs : an essential guide to the flavors of the world, Padma Lakshmi ; with Judith Sutton and Kalustyan's Spice Shop ; photographs by Evan Sung
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1686020
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 335 pages
Isbn
9780062375230
Lccn
bl2016042330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1686020
  • (Sirsi) 1686020
  • (OCoLC)959618292

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