256 pages, 9.12 × 7 × 0.9 in
September 18, 2012
Adams Media Corporation
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1440538913
ISBN - 13: 9781440538919
About the Book
A collection of delicacies inspired by the Emmy Award-winning series "Downton Abbey," will show readers how to make all of their upstairs and downstairs favorites. Each dish finds its roots within the kitchen of the grand estate.
From the Publisher
Bring Upstairs and Downstairs Fare to Your Table
Nibble on Sybil's Ginger Nut Biscuits during tea. Treat yourself to Ethel's Beloved Crepes Suzette. Feast on Mr. Bates' Chicken and Mushroom Pie with a room full of guests. With this collection of delicacies inspired by Emmy Award-winning series Downton Abbey, you'll feel as sophisticated and poised as the men and women of Downton when you prepare these upstairs and downstairs favorites. Each dish finds its roots within the kitchen of the grand estate, including:
- Mrs. Isobel Crawley's Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches
- Filet Mignon with Foie Gras and Truffle Sauce
- Walnut and Celery Salad with Pecorino
- Decadent Chocolate Almond Cake with Chocolate Sour Cream Icing
- Very Vanilla Rice Pudding
You will love indulging in the splendors of another era with the snacks, entrees, and desserts from this masterpiece of a cookbook.
As featured in Woman's World magazine and The Daily Mail UK!
About the Author
Emily Ansara Baines is the author of The Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook. She has also worked as a professional baker and caterer throughout the East Coast, most recently in New York City. When Emily isn't busy writing, baking, or trying to learn French, she's watching her favorite series, Downton Abbey, in hopes of one day being as elegant as the ladies of Downton. She currently lives in Los Angeles, CA.
"Whip up a Christmas plum pudding and settle in for season 3." --People Magazine"American fans have to wait until January to return to the lives of the fascinating upstairs and downstairs residents. To hold yourself over, try some of these delicious dishes before returning to the big house." --The Today Show Bites Blog"Add a bit of sophistication and style to your Downton Abbey watching parties in the months to come. The great thing about the book is that it is not only laid out by meal course from Hor D'Oeuvres to the Finishing Touches of Sweets and Desserts, there are also some bits and bobs that will help you prepare Afternoon Tea, course pairings, tips for table seatings and etiquette guidelines." --Tellyspotting.org"Downton Abbey fans in America may be feeling hard up for some period drama, and the knowledge that we won't get to watch season 3 until January 2013 has us scheming up ways to get our fix. There's one other way to consume some Downton Abbey drama: by cooking it. That's right, The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook is on the way, by Emily Ansara Baines, who also gifted us with The Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook. Helpfully, she includes conversion tables for metric measurements, baking pan sizes and temperatures - these alone are worth the $21.95 cover price. Downton Abbey fans, get cooking!" --Wall Street Journal"Not only is the cookbook a fascinating look at the British television series itself, it's a great historical look at the types of foods that were ea