A wonderful new memoir with innovative recipes from the James Beard Award-winning food writer who has been called the heir to M.F.K. Fisher. Colette Rossant's first two books describe her fascinating and exotic--if often unhappy--childhood in France and Egypt. But the biggest adventure of her life began in 1955, when she sailed to New York with her new husband James Rossant, an American architect. At first she found Americans' manners to be as mystifying as their cuisine. But soon she was raising a family, renovating a town house, and embar...
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Harold Import Company and Rose Levy Beranbaum introdue Rose's Perfect Pie Plate. Rose Beranbaum, author of The Cake Bible, The Pie & Pastry Bible and host of the PBS television series Baking Magic, has dedicated her life to baking pies and other sweet treats. After trying dozens of pie plates over the years, Mrs. Beranbaum decided to design her own ideal - the deep fluted edge serves as a mold to form a lovely scalloped crust that holds up well during baking and the plate is shaped to create an easy decorative border. Measuring a standard 9-in....