Sweet Honey, Bitter Lemons: Travels in Sicily on a Vespa

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28 avril 2009|
Sweet Honey, Bitter Lemons: Travels in Sicily on a Vespa

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Replete with authentic Siclian recipes culled directly from the out of the way island stoves and cafe kitchens that cook them, Sweet Honey, Bitter Lemons presents a travelogue for seasoned travelers, and lovers of all things Italian.

At the age of twenty-six Matthew Fort first visited the island of Sicily. He and his brother arrived in 1973 expecting sun, sea and good food, but they were totally unprepared for the lifelong effect of this most extraordinary place.

Thirty years later and a bit wiser—but no less hungry—Matthew finally returns. Travelling around the island on his scooter, Monica, he samples exquisite antipasti in rundown villages and delicate pastries in towns tumbling down vertical hillsides, and goes fishing for anchovies underneath a sky scattered with stars.

Once again this enigmatic island casts its spell as Matthew rediscovers its beauty, the intensity of its flavors, and finds himself digging into the darkness of Sicily's past as well as some mysteries of his own.

Titre :Sweet Honey, Bitter Lemons: Travels in Sicily on a Vespa
Format :livre numérique Kobo
Publié le :28 avril 2009
Publié par :St. Martin's Publishing Group
Langue :anglais
Convient aux âges :Tous les âges
ISBN - 13 :9781429995023

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