Saturday, June 27, 2009

Classic Italian Cookbook Making Comeback

COOKING ITALIAN, THE COOKBOOK BY JOE BIANCO (FROM MY DEAR ITALIAN MOTHER'S PEASANT RECIPES) IS MAKE A COMEBACK.
Avellino Press RE-RELEASED THE BOOK AND IT IS SELLING A FOOD FAIRS AND BOOK SHOWS IN THE PORTLAND OREGON) AREA.
THE BOOK GIVES EASY-TO-DO TRADITIONAL ITALIAN RECIPES FROM THE NAPLES REGION OF ITALY CONSIDERED BY MANY FOOD ENTHUSIASTS TO BE THE CENTER OF TRUE ITALIAN COOKING.
THE RECIPES ARE MOSTLY VEGETARIAN AND LOW COST.
COPIES SELL FOR $9.95. THE BOOK IS SOFT COVER WITH ILLUSTRATIONS ON ALL TYPES OF PASTA SOLD BY RONZONI MACARONI COMPANY IN NEW YORK. THE BOOK WHEN ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 1976 WAS REVIEWD BY LEADING NEWSPAPERS AND WIRE SERVICES IN THE COUNTRY INCLUDING THE ASSOCIATED PRESS,THE NEWARK STAR LEDGER, THE OREGONIAN IN PORTLAND OREGON,THE SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE AND SAN DIEGO UNION.