Spain A culinary road trip

Mario Batali

Book - 2008

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Published
New York : Enfield, Ecco c2008.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
Physical Description
383 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 27 cm
ISBN
9780061560934
0061560936
Main Author
Mario Batali (-)
Other Authors
Gwyneth Paltrow, 1972- (-), Julia Turshen
Review by Publisher Summary 1

The renowned chef and author of Molto Italiano traces his eating tour of Spain at the sides of friends Gwyneth Paltrow and Mark Bittman, in a companion to a thirteen-part PBS series that celebrates the country's unique culinary traditions and flavors. TV tie-in. 150,000 first printing.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

The companion book to a prime-time PBS series airing in fall 2008. Mario Batali and Mark Bittman are single-minded, food-obsessed friends who are constantly on the lookout for the food, wine, and cooking that is unique to Spain--and in this TV series they find it. Actresses Gwyneth Paltrow and Claudia Bassols are eager to enjoy all the pleasures the country has to offer. The four of them on the road together make for a fun showcase of the pleasures of Spain, including road trip adventures, and the country's art, history, culture, and music, as it's never been seen before--all in the course of an anything-goes road trip.--From publisher description.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

The renowned chef traces his eating tour of Spain at the sides of friends Gwyneth Paltrow, Claudia Bassols, and Mark Bittman, in a companion to a PBS series that celebrates the country's unique culinary traditions and flavors.

Review by Publisher Summary 4

From Mario Batali, superstar chef and author of Molto Italiano and Italian Grill, comes an eating tour throughout Spain with his friend Gwyneth Paltrow.Spain...A Culinary Road Trip is the companion book to the prime-time public television series Spain...On The Road Again. The premise is simple: Mario Batali and Mark Bittman are single-minded, food-obsessed friends who are constantly on the lookout for the food, wine, and cooking that is unique to Spain'and in this series they will find it. Gwyneth Paltrow and the Spanish actress Claudia Bassols are eager to enjoy all the pleasures the country has to offer, and each pair will be lured into the worlds of the other. The foursome take the ultimate road trip adventure, showcasing the pleasures of Spain, the country's regional cuisine, art, history, and culture, as they've never been seen before. Hundreds of gorgeous and candid photos, anecdotes, and more than seventy recipes from Mario appear in this scrapbook of the dream vacation through Spain.

Review by Publisher Summary 5

From Mario Batali, superstar chef and author of Molto Italiano and Italian Grill, comes an eating tour throughout Spain with his friend Gwyneth Paltrow.Spain...A Culinary Road Trip is the companion book to the prime-time public television series Spain...On The Road Again. The premise is simple: Mario Batali and Mark Bittman are single-minded, food-obsessed friends who are constantly on the lookout for the food, wine, and cooking that is unique to Spain&;and in this series they will find it. Gwyneth Paltrow and the Spanish actress Claudia Bassols are eager to enjoy all the pleasures the country has to offer, and each pair will be lured into the worlds of the other. The foursome take the ultimate road trip adventure, showcasing the pleasures of Spain, the country's regional cuisine, art, history, and culture, as they've never been seen before. Hundreds of gorgeous and candid photos, anecdotes, and more than seventy recipes from Mario appear in this scrapbook of the dream vacation through Spain.