This book acquaints readers with traditional Polish foods associated with various occasions and furnished countless cooking tips and serving suggestions. The clearly written recipes facilitate the preparation of the dishes and their incorporation in the Polish-American mainstream culture. Calendar of Polish Festivities is devoted to those holidays and events connected to a specific time of year. Polish Rites of Passage focuses on life's milestones -- the family occasions that take place at various times of year. This qinstruction manual for the culturally aware Polish Americanq offers over 400 recipes, along with a lexicon of basic foods and culinary concepts, ingredients and procedures, and sample menus.And no poet has sung the praises of kawa (coffee) as eloquently as Polanda#39;s Adam Mickiewicz in his epic poem Pan Tadeusz. ... but our Italian fellow- Americans and companies such as Starbucks for introducing America to the darker, richer-tasting blends and such varieties as espresso, caffe latte and cappucino. ... Both the stovetop pot and electronic espresso machines make a superb cup of coffee.
|Title||:||Polish Holiday Cookery|
|Publisher||:||Hippocrene Books - 2003|