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Secrets of Saffron: The Vagabond Life of the World's Most Seductive Spice

Publisher: Beacon Press, 2002

ISBN: 9780807050095

Product: Book, Paperback

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Pat Willard's enticing exploration of the exotic spice saffron describes its journey from the ancient Sumerian kingdoms, Persia, and the island of Crete to the Pennsylvania Dutch in America. Through a beautiful blend of personal stories, myths, history, quotations, ancient remedies, and modern recipes, Willard takes us from Cleopatra's bath to the medieval court of France and beyond. A practical guide to buying, using, and even growing saffron as well as a cookbook containing recipes ranging from Paella Valenica to Saffron Consomm , this magical account is perfect for anyone who has ever been teased by this seductive spice.
ISBN/UPC:

9780807050095

Product:

Book, Paperback

Title:

Secrets of Saffron: The Vagabond Life of the World's Most Seductive Spice

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Publisher:

Beacon Press, 2002

Pages:

240

Languages:

English

Specification:

8.2 x 5.6 x 0.7 inches, 1 pounds

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Acceptable:Fairly worn but fully readable and intact. Pages may include notes, highlighting, or minor water damage. Dust jacket, CDs, product codes, or other inclusions may be missing or expired.
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Like New:Shows little to no signs of wear. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean without markings. CDs, product codes, or other inclusions may be missing or expired.