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Women Who Eat Move over, Betty Crocker Women are reclaiming their pots and pans, but it s a new era in the kitchen Today s generation of women is putting a fresh spin on the joy of cooking and eating and entertaining Women both in and out of the culinary profession share their stories about the many ways food shapes and enhances their lives New York Times columnist Amanda Hesser praises the joys of simple food, and Food and Wine editor Kate Sekules discusses the importance of having a restaurant where you re recognized Theresa Lust, author of Pass the Polenta, vividly remembers a childhood making sauerkraut with her grandmother, and Michelle Tea describes her working class Polish family s meals as tripe, kielbasa, shellfish and beer One woman owns up to her culinary ineptitude in an era when being a gourmet cook is all the rage, while another remembers preferring chicken nuggets from the cafeteria to mom s homemade vegetable biryani Women Who Eat not only presents an illuminating look at food today, but dishes out generous helpings of great prose that are sure to titillate the palate Recipes are included. New Download Kindle ePUB Women Who Eat by Leslie Miller – grisedalelodge.co.uk

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  1. This book has twenty nine pieces written by different authors, covering all kinds of delightful ways of enjoying food and drink The collection was meant to counteract all the diets and food trends and forbidden foods and celebrate women who love to cook and eat Can t beat that Some of the pieces even have a recipe or two at the end everything from your basic martini to baklava.I especially enjoyed Big Night or Wound a Sicilian, Pay Through the Mouth , about a Sicilian restaurateur who br This book has twenty nine pieces written by different authors, covering all kinds of delightful ways of enjoying food and drink The collection was meant to counteract all the diets and food trends and forbidden foods and celebrate women who love to cook and eat Can t beat that Some of the pieces even have a recipe or two at the end everything from your basic martini to baklava.I especially enjoye...

  2. Yay A book celebrating women and food Women Who Eat is a collection of about 30 essays written by women about one of my favorite topics FOOD The purpose of this books is to allow women to celebrate food and eating instead of having to dwell on diets or being the happy housewife i.e being duty bound to cook a meal The writers in this collection have a whole range of culinary experiencesome are professional chefs, other s are untrained at home cooksandsome women simply recall chi Yay A book celebrating women and food Women Who Eat is a collection of about 30 essays written by women about one of my favorite topics FOOD The purpose of this books is to allow women to celebrate food and eating instead of having to dwell on diets or being the happy housewife i.e being duty bound to cook a meal The writers in this collection have a whole range of culinary experiencesome are professional chefs, other s are untrained at home cooksandsome women simply recall childhood food memories Some of the esssays include a recipe for the food mentioned by the author.Like any collection, some of the essays shine brighter than others and a few were duds.Amongst my favorites were School Lunch by Pooja Makhijan an Indian American who recalls her school girl days when all she wanted was an American lunch like all the other kids in her class instead of the aloo tikis and daal that her mother packed for her lunch.Sex on a Platter by Kate Chynoweth a food writer that is writing a...

  3. A really good anthology with many high points and a predictable low point in Michelle Tea s contribution A nice blend of personal essays that had were at heart celebratory, though not light or puff pieces by any means Cheryl Strayed s Making Tapioca was taut and well crafted, and Pooja Makjahani s School Lunch made me eager to readof her work Even the weird eating my placenta story wasn t just novelty or squick inducing it had a lot of h...

  4. Despite the marketing, the fact it s Seal Press, and the contributors, this is just food writing by women Only one piece had anything to do with gender issues It s good food writing, but nothing new My favorite was Rachel Fudge s unexpectedly warm piece on the cocktail hour Theresa Lust s piece on sauerkraut didn t grab me as much but her general writing was the most impressive One contributor was a good enough writer but not a very nice person The rest was a nice mix of family and travel Despite the marketing, the fact it s Seal Press, and the contributors, this is just food writing by women Only one piece had anything to do ...

  5. Mediocre collection Would have given this 1 star were it not for Terez Rose s Lessons from Gabon Lisa Jervis s Baking Boot Camp Karen Eng s Paddington s Marmalade, Jo s Apples and Pooja Makhijani s School Lunch.

  6. This was a second time through, but never made it to my Goodreads list It s a book I own, so picked up when I was in between good library reads Like any compilation, some chapters writers areenjoyable than others, but this scratched my itch for food literature.

  7. Most of these stories were just not my fancy, especially the pregnant women stories With the placenta and breast milk Throws up No I think my fav story was with the sisters visiting Italy and having to eat for so many hours, just to not be rude The food sounded amazing.

  8. This book changed the way I fry eggs

  9. Your hands, having left the computer keyboard or steering wheel, are put to use with their muchprimal functions, as tools You must use your senses And while many daily projects are left with loose ends, a meal is not It has a beginning, middle, and end That s Amanda Hesser describing the joys of preparing a simple, classic meal in an essay that s like good poetry or great yoga session There were lots of other essays to love, Camille Cusmano is hilarious and appetizing on the tasty r Your hands, having left the computer keyboard or steering wheel, are put to use with their muchprimal functions, as tools You must use your senses And while many daily projects are left with loose ends, a meal is not It has a beginning, middle, and end That s Amanda Hesser describing the joys of preparing a simple, classic meal in an essay that s like good poetry or great yoga session There were lots of other essays to love, Camille Cusmano is hilarious and appetizing on the tasty revenge of an of...

  10. Given the theme, finding commonalities between the stories should be simple, but the tone of the texts seem disjointed at best In large part because the collection isn t just about women who eat, as one would assume It s about women who cook, either professionally, or domestically It s about women who inherited recipes and traditions, who transgressed them, or who were forced to find their own While none of this is necessarily a bad thing certainly the stories are compelling and the recipe Given the theme, finding commonalities between the stories should be simple, but the tone o...