The Menu

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ITEM CODE: 24306
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The British Library
A celebration of 200 years of memorable meals from 1808 to 2011. Featuring fascinating glimpses into Escoffier's menu for the Paris Ritz in 1900, dini...
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The British Library
A celebration of 200 years of memorable meals from 1808 to 2011. Featuring fascinating glimpses into Escoffier's menu for the Paris Ritz in 1900, dining in style at the Waldorf Astoria in 1897, and a Suffragettes’ Victory dinner to the dining car of the Flying Scotsman, the last dinner served aboard Titanic, on-the-road fare at Little Chef or the dishes served at the UK's first Indian restaurant. An insightful collection of changing gastronomic fashions and the gastronomic fashions which changed society. Entertaining and enthralling chapters consider food inventions, meals that changed history, events that changed menus, a history of cookbooks, famous feasts, last meals, and more.
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Hardback
25.5 x 17.5cm
224 pages
With over a hundred colour illustrations
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Overall product rating 4.3/5
03 April 2020
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No more and less than expected
25 February 2020
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This book is a birthday gift, not sent yet. It looks interesting and is well laid-out. I think it will be well received.
24 February 2020
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This item is for my son's 60th birthday in June,I think it is great and hope he does too!!