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Cooking with Italian Grandmothers and Roasted Apples

Filed under Home Cooking + Recipes

Every now and again, a cookbook stands out to me with something a little special.  You can pick up pretty much any cookbook and find recipes that turn out well, or that have wonderful photos of the food.

Then there are the cookbooks with stories — personal stories that not only outline the recipe, but so perfectly illustrate the history, the very soul of the food.  These stories bring the recipes to life, give them breath and make them all the more beautiful and relevant, and beg to be prepared. Read More »