6 DELIGHTS FROM THE GARDEN OF EDEN
By Nawal Nasrallah
Published by Equinox
Price $ 45.00 hardback
Delights from the Garden of Eden is luxuriously illustrated throughout with colour photos, paintings, medieval miniatures and sketches, it displays the diversity of the region's traditional culinary practices. The book contains more than 400 recipes and the ingredients and cooking techniques indigenous to the region are fully explained. It charts the development of Iraqi cuisine over the centuries, starting with the ancient Mesopotamians, through medieval times and right up to the present day. Of particular interest are the book's numerous...