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    • Risotto with Nettles

    • A Memoir with Food
    • By: Anna Del Conte
    • Narrated by: Rula Lenska
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Anna Del Conte brought Italian cooking to Britain at a time when the nearest most of us came to pasta was a Heinz spaghetti hoop. Sharply observant, evocative, full of tastes and talk of food, hers is a delicious, poignant memoir of an unusual life and the food she loves to cook, which launched a culinary revolution.She arrived in England in 1949 when much of Britain was a culinary wasteland, married an Englishman, and stayed on.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not enough sting

    • By Sue C on 05-15-12

    Regular price: $18.76