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” I have never ever check out a more enthusiastic and sincere expression of Colombian culture and food in English. I have actually been awaiting years for a book like this to come out.” –– J. Kenji Lóó pez-Alt, New York City Times bestselling author of The Food Laboratory
A dish designer and food stylist—— whose work has actually taken her around the world to deal with customers like Michelle Obama and into the test cooking areas these days’s most renowned cooking publications—— admires her native nation with this lively, aesthetically sensational cooking, the very first committed entirely to Colombian food, including 100 dishes that combine the modern and the conventional.
To Mariana Veláá squez, a local of Bogotáá, the varied mix of heritages, cultures, and areas that consist of Colombian food can be summarized in one easy principle: More is more. No matter what sounded of society, Colombians feed their visitors well, and leave them feeling nurtured in body and soul.
In Colombiana, the acclaimed dish designer and food stylist makes use of the abundant cooking customs of her native land and puts her own contemporary twist on meals cherished by generations of Colombians. Here are dishes for classics such as arepas and empanadas, along with “Colombian-ish” dishes like Lomito de Cerdo al Tamarindo y Menta (Tamarind Pork Tenderloin with Mint), Gazpacho de Papaya y Camaróó n Tostado ( Spicy Papaya and Charred Shrimp Gazpacho), and Cuchuco de Trigo con Pollito y Limóó n (Lemony Bulgur Farmer’s Chicken Soup).
In addition to providing a special point of view on Colombian food, Mariana shares the lively design of Colombian tablescapes and amusing. For her, the very best meals are never ever just about the food on the table—— they are an alchemy of environment, beverages, and easy treats and sugary foods that finish the experience and make it remarkable.
Abundant with culture and stories along with unique dishes and sensational photography, Colombiana is a gastronomic adventure that advises us of the power of food to keep custom alive.