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Honey from a weed

Patience Gray

Honey from a weed

fasting and feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades and Apulia

by Patience Gray

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Published by Prospect Books in Totnes .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Re-issued with a new forword, originally published 1986.

Statementby Patience Gray ; with drawings by Corinna Sargood.
ContributionsSargood, Corinna.
The Physical Object
Pagination374p. :
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17308017M
ISBN 100907325823


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Patience Jean Gray (31 October – 10 March ) was an English cookery and travel writer of the midth century. Her two most popular books were Plats Du Jour () – written with Primrose Boyd about French cooking – and Honey From A Weed (), an account of the Mediterranean way of life.

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Instead of honing recipes in some well-stocked test kitchen, Gray described cooking in the rough, surrounded by smoke and grit: fig jam, wild pheasant sealed in damp clay and braised in the embers, Catalan romesco. Booktopia has Honey from a Weed, Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades and Apulia by Patience Gray.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Clarke, Mary Cowden, Honey from the weed. London, C. Kegan Paul, (DLC) (OCoLC)A drizzle of honey in a cup of tea can sweeten up your favorite soothing beverage, but a drizzle of weed-infused honey can really enhance the relaxing nature of the drink.

Honey From A Weed: Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades and Apulia by Patience Gray North Point Press, San Francisco: My copy of Honey From A Weed is a well-loved, battered paperback, a reprint of the book originally published in It is a book about an unusual, interesting, and often chaotic life – told around food and feasting – .