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Clara's Kitchen: Wisdom, Memories and Recipes from the Great Depression (Hardcover)
CLARA CANNUCCIARI is 94 years old and lives in Skaneateles, New York. Her grandson, CHRISTOPHER CANNUCCIARI, is a filmmaker who lives in Brooklyn. His latest film isNew Brooklyn.
YouTube® sensation Clara Cannucciari shares her treasured recipes and commonsense wisdom in a heartwarming remembrance of the Great Depression
Clara Cannucciari is a 94 year-old internet sensation. Her YouTube® Great Depression Cooking videos have an army of devoted followers. InClara's Kitchen, she gives readers words of wisdom to buck up America's spirits, recipes to keep the wolf from the door, and tells her story of growing up during the Great Depression with a tight-knit family and a "pull yourself up by your bootstraps" philosophy of living. In between recipes for pasta with peas, eggplant parmesan, chocolate covered biscotti, and other treats Clara gives readers practical advice on cooking nourishing meals for less. Using lessons she learned during the Great Depression, she writes, for instance, about how to conserve electricity when cooking and how you can stretch a pot of pasta with a handful of lentils. She reminisces about her youth and writes with love about her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.Clara's Kitchen takes readers back to a simpler, if not more difficult time, and gives everyone what they need right now: hope for the future and a nice dish of warm pasta from everyone's favorite grandmother, Clara Cannuciari, a woman who knows what's really important in life.
|Genre||COOKING / Courses & Dishes / General|
|Publisher Date||2009-10-27 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||St Martins Pr|
|Unit weight||0.7 lb|
|Subtitle||Wisdom, Memories and Recipes from the Great Depression|
|Country of Origin||United States|
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Got this book because the author's picture looks so much like my mom and follows the same food choice principles.Read More
Follow Clara on Youtube...she is awesome! The cookbook tells you the story of Clara growing up, living through the depression, and how they made ends meet with basic, delicious recipes. Great pictures, and common sense bullet points bring the book together for one quality read!Read More
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