Honey From A Weed

Author: Patience Gray
Publisher: Lyons Press
ISBN: 9781558215436
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A literary memoir of life, food, and travel in the Mediterranean. Honey from a Weed is a Mediterranean odyssey.

Travelling Europe

Author: Gail Mobley
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443879789
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She is the author of several renowned cookery books, and it is Honey from a
Weed, published in 1986, which forms the subject of this discussion. Much more
than a mere collection of recipes, this book is a celebration of the simple
Mediterranean way of life, presented as the field notes of an anthropologist who
has “gone native”. The book was subtitled "Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany,
Catalonia, the Cyclades and Apulia". These are the places she lived from the late
'60s after ...

Fasting And Feasting

Author: Adam Federman
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603586091
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1970. ———. The Third Day. Translated by Patience
Gray. Presicce, Italy: Levante Arti Grafiche, 1996. Goodden, Henrietta. Robin
Darwin: Visionary Educator and Painter. London: Unicorn Press, 2015. Gray,
Patience, Honey from a Weed: Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the
Cyclades, and Apulia. New York: Harper and Row, 1987. First published 1986 by
Prospect Books. ———. Ring Doves and Snakes. London: Macmillan Publishing,

Tuscany And Umbria The Collected Traveler

Author: Barrie Kerper
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307476731
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Honey from a Weed: Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades
and Apulia, Patience Gray (Harper & Row, 1986). This is one of those books I
read about for years before I finally got my own copy. And it did not disappoint.
There is a wealth of information in this book, and it isn't all about food, or at least
it's not all about recipes. Gray reminds us that “once we lose touch with the
spendthrift aspect of nature's provisions epitomized in the raising of a crop, we
are in danger of ...

Gather Cook Feast

Author: Jessica Seaton
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241298857
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Further Reading & Learning Foraging Marjorie Blamey & Christopher Grey-
Wilson, Wild Flowers of Britain and Northern Europe, Cassell, 1974 Alys Fowler,
The Thrifty Forager: living off your local landscape, Kyle Books, 2015 Patience
Gray, Honey from a Weed: fasting and feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the
Cyclades and Apulia, Prospect Books, 1986 * Fiona Houston and Xa Milne,
Seaweed and Eat It: a family foraging and cooking adventure, Virgin Books, 2008
* Miles Irving, The ...

The Cambridge Guide To Women S Writing In English

Author: Lorna Sage
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521668132
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From this extraordinary life, a nomadic existence of over thirty years spent in
remote impoverished regions, came her great book: Honey from a Weed, Fasting
and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades and Apulia (1986), where she
describes their frugal life, eating local food cooked in traditional ways, as learnt
from the peasants of the region. In the formidable nine-page bibliography, Gray
writes: 'The weed from which I have drawn the honey is the traditional knowledge
of ...

1001 Books For Every Mood

Author: Hallie Ephron
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1598695851
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LITERARY MERIT Honey from a Weed: fasting and feasting in tuscany, catalonia,
the cyclades and apulia by Patience Gray Gray lived for twenty years in Italy,
Spain, and Greece with a sculptor who needed to be near the stones he worked.
She combines vignettes of her life with discussions of vegetables, mushrooms,
weeds, herbs, fish, and meat, and the rustic recipes that use them. This is a
remarkable and original book about food and a handbook on living. Published in
1986 ...

Made From Scratch

Author: Jean Zimmerman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684869594
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and other sobering reflections fill the spiral-bound pages of an unusual series of
cookbooks: Stories and Recipes of the Great Depression of the 1930s, Volumes I,
II, and III by Janet Van Amber Paske, Home Economist (Neenah, WI: Van Amber
Publishers, 1986). 200 For an appreciation of all that is made from scratch,
Patience Gray may be unsurpassed. This passage appears on p. 12 of Honey
from a Weed: Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, The Cyclades and
Apulia (New ...

The Carrot Purple And Other Curious Stories Of The Food We Eat

Author: Joel S. Denker
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442248866
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The New Real Cider & Perry Page, January 15, 1996. Available online at http://
homepage.ntlworld.com/scrumpy/cider/history2.htm. Accessed January 10, 2015.
Gray, Patience. Honey from a Weed: Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia,
the Cyclades, and Apulia. Devon, UK: Prospect Books, 2002. Green, Aliza. Beans
: More than 200 Delicious, Wholesome Recipes from around the World.
Philadelphia: Running Press, 2004. Greenberg, Sheldon, and Elisabeth Lambert

Encyclopedia Of Kitchen History

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135455724
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... 369, 444, 498, 523, 593, 628 Home Helps, 293, 529 Home Made Cakes and
Sweets, 663 The Home-Maker and Her Job, 265 Home-Maker's Magazine, 47
The Home Queen World's Fair Souvenir Cookbook, 180 Homer, 39, 596 Homes
and Gardens, 651, 654 Hominy, 298 Honey, 298–301 Honey from a Weed:
Fasting and Feasting in Tuscany, Catalonia, the Cyclades, and Apulia, 277
Hoofland's Almanac and Family Receipt Bookfor 1875, 457 Horn, 301–302 Horn
& Hardart (H&H) ...