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  • Published: 13 December 1996
  • ISBN: 9780091812553
  • Imprint: Ebury Press
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 320
  • RRP: $59.99
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The River Cafe Cookbook


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Now available in paperback, this immedsely successful cookery book features the exquisite but simple Italian country cookery of THE RIVER CAFE which has become one of London's most innovative, influential restaurants.

THE RIVER CAFE COOK BOOK is one of the most influential cookbooks to have been published this decade and is the winner of both the Glenfiddich Food Book of the Year and BCA Illustrated Book of the Year awards. Acclaimed for their innovative re-interpretation of Italian farmhouse cooking -CUCINA RUSTICA - at the River Cafe restaurant, Rose Gray and Ruth Rogers have produced an outstanding selection of recipes with an emphasis on uncomplicated food which is vibrant with flavour. Beautifully illustrated, THE RIVER CAFE COOK BOOK is a wonderful guide to this approachable and exciting form of Italian cooking and a celebration of a great restaurant.

  • Pub date: 13 December 1996
  • ISBN: 9780091812553
  • Imprint: Ebury Press
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 320
  • RRP: $59.99
Categories:

About the Authors

Rose Gray

Rose Gray and Ruth Rogers created the River Cafe, which opened in 1987. Together they trained many of the new generation of renowned chefs, such as April Bloomfield, Samuel and Samantha Clark and Jamie Oliver.

Ruth Rogers

Ruth Rogers and Rose Gray created the Michelin-starred River Cafe in 1987 and wrote their first book, The River Cafe Cookbook, in 1995. It was a game-changing Italian cookery manual and a global bestseller, which they followed with several more bestselling cookbooks. In 2010, shortly before Rose's death, they were appointed MBE. Many of the new generation of renowned chefs, such as April Bloomfield, Samuel and Samantha Clark and Jamie Oliver, began their careers in the kitchens of the River Cafe.


Praise for The River Cafe Cookbook

“Rose Gray and Ruth Rogers are cooks of unquestioned skill and dedication. River Cafe Cook Book defined a new era in the worship of food-as-lifestyle accessory. That alone guarantees a place in history”

Guardian Weekend


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