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Food Books

This is not a definitive list of books on Italian food, but it is a list of some of those we regard as the very best. We hope you enjoy!

Just out in time for the holidays !! The Silver Spoon --- Italy's favorite cookbook!

Italian Pride: 101 Reasons to be Proud You're Italian by Federico and Stephen Moramarco. A interesting, lively primer all things great about being Italian. ORDER
Treasures of the Italian Table : Italy's Celebrated Foods and the Artisans Who Make Them by Burton Anderson.This book is essential in my kitchen and is a treasure trove of lore and history about Italian food. ORDER
The Dictionary of Italian Food and Drink The Dictionary of Italian Food and Drink : An A-To-Z Guide With 2,300 Authentic Definitions and 50 Classic Recipes by John F. Mariani. An indispensible reference book for the serious Italian cook. ORDER
The Antipasto TableThe Antipasto Table by Michele Scicolone. Everything you wanted to know about antipasti with wonderful and easy recipes. ORDER
The Splendid Table : Recipes from Emilia-Romagna, the Heartland of Northern Italian Food by Lynne Rossetto Kasper. This award-winning cookbook is one of the most authentic compilations of great Italian recipes available. ORDER

A Tuscan in the Kitchen : Recipes and Tales from My Home by Pino Luongo. Only a gifted Italian chef would urge you to cook without measuring ingredients. ORDER


Italy Today the Beautiful Cookbook : Contemporary Recipes Reflecting Simple, Fresh Italian Cooking by Lorenza De' Medici Stucchi. This update of the 1988 classic is a sumptuous gift for the Italian cook in your life. ORDER


Essentials of Italian CookingEssentials of Classic Italian Cooking by Marcella Hazan. The essential Italian cookbook by the doyen of Italian cooking in America. ORDER


marcella cucinaMarcella Cucina by Marcella Hazan. Marcella's latest treasure trove for all who love to cook Italian food. ORDER
The Food of Italy by Waverly Root. The definitive source of information about Italian food. Not a cookbook, but a goldmine of lore. ORDER
Bugialli--Fine Art of Ital CookingThe Fine Art of Italian Cooking by Giuliano Bugialli. Learn techniques of cooking Italian food from a master. ORDER
bugialli's italyBugialli's Italy : Traditional Recipes from the Regions of Italy by Giuliano Bugialli. All Italian cooking is regional, so sample it region by region with recipes from this great cookbook. ORDER
sophia loren's recipesSophia Loren's Recipes and Memories by Sophia Loren. Yes, she can cook too! ORDER
northern italian cookingNorthern Italian Cooking by Biba Caggiano. Biba is a wonderful cook, a wonderful teacher, and she has a great restaurant in Sacramento. ORDER
Eating in ItalyEating in Italy : A Travelers Guide to the Gastronomic Pleasures of Northern Italy by Faith Heller Willinger. If your planning a trip to Italy, you'll want to take this guide with you. ORDER



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