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Never trust a thin cook and other lessons from Italy's culinary capital, Eric Dregni

Label
Never trust a thin cook and other lessons from Italy's culinary capital
Title
Never trust a thin cook and other lessons from Italy's culinary capital
Statement of responsibility
Eric Dregni
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
I simply want to live in the place with the best food in the world. This dream led Eric Dregni to Italy, first to Milan and eventually to a small, fog-covered town to the north: Modena, the birthplace of balsamic vinegar, Ferrari, and Luciano Pavarotti. Never Trust a Thin Cook is a classic American abroad tale, brimming with adventures both expected and unexpected, awkward social moments, and most important, very good food. Parmesan thieves. Tortellini based on the shape of Venus's navel. Infiltrating the secret world of the balsamic vinegar elite. Life in Modena is a long way from the Leaning
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dregni, Eric
Dewey number
394.1/20945421
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GT2853.I8
LC item number
D74 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dregni, Eric
  • Food habits
  • Cooking, Italian
  • Cooking
  • Restaurants
  • Americans
  • Food writers
  • Modena (Italy)
  • Modena (Italy)
  • Modena (Italy)
  • Dregni, Eric
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Americans
  • Cooking
  • Cooking, Italian
  • Food habits
  • Food writers
  • Manners and customs
  • Restaurants
  • Travel
  • Italy
Label
Never trust a thin cook and other lessons from Italy's culinary capital, Eric Dregni
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Vicolo Forni; Permesso di Soggiorno; A Page Boy in Pavarotti's Restaurant; Sleeping with Nuns; I1 Cappuccino; Lord Arnold and the Knight; Terror and Courtesy at the Esselunga Supermercato; Foiling the Cheese Thieves; Mold Makes a Good Salami Great; "The Poor Meatball!"; Rats in the Canals, Peacocks in the Piazza; The Bicycle Thief; Treachery and Treason amid the Subcommittee of Vespa Paint; Norman the Conqueror; Eat Your Hat, Cowboy; A Night at the Opera; Four, Five, Sex . . .; Lessons from Guido; Arrangiati!; A Risky Subject; Casino or Casin?; Commie Pigs?
  • Never Trust a Thin CookAngry Noodles; Walking over Death; Super Pig Trotter; Reggio's Blockheads and Bologna's Baloney; The Secret World of the Balsamic Vinegar Elite; Pet Pigs; Buon Natale!; Sunny Italy; The Hot Springs of Ischia; Naples at New Year's; San Geminiano and the Festival of Fog; Soccer Season; Truffles and Cotechino; Porn and Puritans; La Tiv; Politics, Italian Style; The Art of Eating; Eating Venus's Navel; Back to High School; La Ferrar
Control code
650350207
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 228 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816670505
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttp437q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650350207
Label
Never trust a thin cook and other lessons from Italy's culinary capital, Eric Dregni
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Vicolo Forni; Permesso di Soggiorno; A Page Boy in Pavarotti's Restaurant; Sleeping with Nuns; I1 Cappuccino; Lord Arnold and the Knight; Terror and Courtesy at the Esselunga Supermercato; Foiling the Cheese Thieves; Mold Makes a Good Salami Great; "The Poor Meatball!"; Rats in the Canals, Peacocks in the Piazza; The Bicycle Thief; Treachery and Treason amid the Subcommittee of Vespa Paint; Norman the Conqueror; Eat Your Hat, Cowboy; A Night at the Opera; Four, Five, Sex . . .; Lessons from Guido; Arrangiati!; A Risky Subject; Casino or Casin?; Commie Pigs?
  • Never Trust a Thin CookAngry Noodles; Walking over Death; Super Pig Trotter; Reggio's Blockheads and Bologna's Baloney; The Secret World of the Balsamic Vinegar Elite; Pet Pigs; Buon Natale!; Sunny Italy; The Hot Springs of Ischia; Naples at New Year's; San Geminiano and the Festival of Fog; Soccer Season; Truffles and Cotechino; Porn and Puritans; La Tiv; Politics, Italian Style; The Art of Eating; Eating Venus's Navel; Back to High School; La Ferrar
Control code
650350207
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 228 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816670505
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttp437q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650350207

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