The book is split into sections which explore the culinary traditions from Italy, France, Spain and the USA, with vibrant food photography and illustrations depicting cooking methods, celebrated dishes, eating habits and food festivals. A Visual History of Cookery also takes a look at the iconic branding behind the food we buy and the restaurants we eat inâ€”from McDonalds to the critically acclaimed El Bulli. Alongside features on celebrity chefs including Gordon Ramsay, Delia Smith, Giorgio Locatelli and the fictional Betty Crocker.
Visually stunning with contributions from esteemed food writers, chefs and restaurateurs including AA Gill, Ferran AdriÃ , Anthony Bourdain and Alice Waters, A Visual History of Cookery is a book that all foodies, designers and homemakers will relish.
- Hardcover: 352 pages
- Publisher: Black Dog Publishing; 1st edition (March 2, 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 190615550X
- ISBN-13: 978-1906155506
- Product Dimensions: 9.9 x 8.5 x 1.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 4.1 pounds