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"Red Sparrow" one recipe/chapter


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#1 rotuts

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Posted 05 June 2013 - 09:38 AM

Red Sparrow is not a cookbook:

 

http://www.nytimes.c...n-matthews.html

 

but is has one recipe for a dish mentioned in the previous chapter.  the reviewer didnt care for this but I think its interesting, and the author uses food to good effect.

 

He has paid attention:

 

In chapter 10 there is a tapas function at the spanish embassy.  "Spanish Embassy Tortilla Espanola" is the read deal.

 

if you happen to read this book and make anything let us ( me ) know

 

Chapter 7:  Tarik's Adana Kebab  looks interesting to me.  Granted the atmosphere created in each chapter add to each dish.

 

nothing complicated here.  vary spare Rx's


Edited by rotuts, 05 June 2013 - 09:40 AM.


#2 Toliver

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Posted 06 June 2013 - 10:13 AM

Nora Ephron did something similar with her novel "Heartburn", where the food (and recipes) popped up regularly in the book (the protagonist was a cookbook author and cooking show host). I never attempted any of the recipes from the book but they did sound good.



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