Taste Makers Seven Immigrant Women Who Revolutionized Food in America by Mayukh Sen | 529.09 KB
English | 10 Pages
Title: Taste Makers
Author: Mayukh Sen.
One of Literary Hub’s Most Anticipated Books of 2021
America’s trendy culinary historical past instructed via the lives of seven pathbreaking cooks and meals writers.
Who’s actually behind America’s urge for food for meals from across the globe? This group biography from an electrical new voice in meals writing honors seven extraordinary ladies, all immigrants, who left an indelible mark on the way in which Americans eat at present. Taste Makers stretches from World War II to the current, with absorbing and deeply researched portraits of figures together with Mexican-born Elena Zelayeta, a blind chef; Marcella Hazan, the deity of Italian delicacies; and Norma Shirley, a champion of Jamaican dishes.
In imaginative, full of life prose, Mayukh Sen-a queer, brown baby of immigrants-reconstructs the lives of those ladies in vivid and empathetic element, daring to ask why some had been well-known in their very own time, however not in ours, and why others shine brightly even at present. Weaving…