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Seed to plate, soil to sky : modern plant-based recipes using native american ingredients

ISBN: 9780306827297
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing (ADS)
Origin: US
Release Date: December, 2023

Book Details

This enriching cookbook celebrates eight important plants Native Americans introduced to the rest of the world: corn, beans, squash, chili, tomato, potato, vanilla, and cacao-with more than 100 recipes. When these eight Native American plants crossed the ocean after 1492, the world’s cuisines were changed forever. In Seed to Plate, Soil to Sky , James Beard Award-winning author and chef Lois Ellen Frank introduces the splendour and importance of this Native culinary history and pairs it with delicious, modern, plant-based recipes using Native American ingredients. Along with Native American culinary advisor Walter Whitewater, Seed to Plate, Soil to Sky shares more than 100 nutritious, plant-based recipes organized by each of the foundational ingredients in Native American cuisine as well as a necessary discussion of food sovereignty and sustainability. A delicious, enlightening celebration of Indigenous foods and Southwestern flavours, Seed to Plate, Soil to Sky shares recipes for dishes such as Blue Corn Hotcakes with Prickly Pear Syrup, Three Sisters Stew, and Green Chile Enchilada Lasagne, as well as essential basics like Corn Masa, Red and Green Chile Sauces, and Cacao Spice Rub. The “Magic 8” ingredients share the page-and plate-to create recipes that will transform your world.