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Bill Buford

Dirt : Adventures in French Cooking

€13,95
From the author of the widely acclaimed Heat, an exhilarating account of Bill Buford's adventures in the world of French cooking. 'A romping, chomping, savoury tour de force... Hilarious' Simon SchamaWhat does it take to master French cooking? This is the question that drives Bill Buford to abandon his perfectly happy life in New York City and (with his wife and three-year-old twin sons in tow) move to Lyon, the so-called gastronomic capital of France.

But what was meant to be six months in a new city turns into a wild five-year odyssey. As Buford apprentices at Lyon's best boulangerie, studies at a legendary culinary school and cooks at a storied Michelin-starred restaurant, he discoveries the true grit, precision and passion of the French kitchen.


Format: Paperback
Published: UK, 2021
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Pages: 432
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780099464440
ISBN 10: 0099464446

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Dirt : Adventures in French Cooking

€13,95