In Pursuit of Garlic
An Intimate Look at the Divinely Odorous BulbeBook - 2012
In Pursuit of Garlic: An Intimate Look at the Divinely Odorous Bulb tells Liz Primeau 's story of her love affair with garlic-which was ignited when her handsome teenaged boyfriend took her to an Italian restaurant for spaghetti served with heavenly garlic-laced meatballs, a sublime escape from the bland English dinners she was used to at home-and leads us on a tour of garlic's role in history, art, medicine, and science. Primeau invites us into her kitchen, where she begins every dinner hour with the pleasing ritual of chopping garlic, and shares the secret of the knife smack for removing gar.
Publisher: Vancouver : Greystone Books, 2012.
Characteristics: 1 online resource : illustrations