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Characters ↠ Katish: Our Russian Cook (Modern Library Food) 108 ☆ Katish round as a plum and neat as a pin arrived in Los Angeles as a Russian emigre in the 1920s As Wanda L Frolov remembers her house was brought to life by this humble genius of the kitchen whose English was unpredictable and whose love of company At of the downtrodden was unstoppable Soon Katish was nourishing the bellies and the souls of a happy throng with her blini and pilaf her shashlik and borscht On the side she brokered marriages and started bank accounts for new emigres presiding over all from her. So old fashioned it's fashionable This is the coziest little novelmemoir with a kind of Russian Mary Poppins character It describes so sweet and clean an era it's naive in its nostalgia published in 1947 about the 1920s Changing sparkplugs costs 3 The doctor prescribes port sherry and brandy during Prohibition People lend money and feed strangersAdorable illustrations And the recipes all sound good There are many I want to try and I might even have a dinner party made with Katish's recipes

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Katish round as a plum and neat as a pin arrived in Los Angeles as a Russian emigre in the 1920s As Wanda L Frolov remembers her house was brought to life by this humble genius of the kitchen whose English was unpredictable and whose love of company especially th. If I could describe this novel cookbook combo as anything it would be delightful Katish is a joyful soul whose cheery exuberance is only matched by the American family's adoration for her and her cooking A great way to learn about people and their cultures is through their food and this novel offers a great insight into the uniue idiosyncrasies that comprise Russian culture The recipes also paint the accurate picture of how important sour cream and butter are to the overall Russian diet

Characters Katish: Our Russian Cook (Modern Library Food)

Katish Our Russian Cook Modern Library FoodSpotless pastry tableKatish offers deliciously simple Russian country cooking enveloped in a warm and cheering narrative tender as the crust of Katish's own piroshky It includes Katish's Cheesecake one of the most beloved recipes ever published in Gourmet magazi. This is an absolutely delightful collection of stories They blend the experiences of growing up in a single parent family with those of the post war immigrant experience from the perspective of a young woman Of course it doesn't hurt that the text is littered with delectable easy to follow recipes for homestyle Russian comfort foods It's another piece that makes the completed Modern Food Library well worth owning