By Elisabeth Lambert Ortiz
This award-winning cookbook through Elisabeth Lambert Ortiz comprises 500 recipes from the unique culinary traditions of the Latin American international, overlaying the coasts, mountainous parts, and fertile plains among Mexico and Chile. Ortiz selects appetizers, soups, major classes, salads, and muffins from each one quarter and explores the wild array of spices and types that make those recipes unique.
Using scrumptious examples, she describes how the Spanish, Portuguese, African, and center jap affects have mixed with the indiginous cooking of the Maya, Aztec, and Inca civilizations. Her recipes variety from well-known favorites resembling Guacamole and Feijao Preto (black beans), to more odd recipes: Sopa de Topinambur (Jerusalem Artichoke Soup -- Chile), Matambre (Stuffed Rolled Flank Steak -- Argentina), Pichones con Salsa de Camarones (Squab in Shrimp Sauce -- Peru), Salada de Palmito (Hearts of Palm Salad -- Brazil), Quimbolitos (Steamed Puddings -- Equador), in addition to a wide selection of sauces and breads.
This ebook is the prototype for all books on Latin American cooking and continues to be the definitive textual content at the subject.
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