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Anna Del Conte on Pasta
Anna Del Conte on Pasta

Anna Del Conte on Pasta


208 Pages, 7.5 x 9.25

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $35.00 (US $35.00) (CA $42.00)

Publication Date: May 2016

ISBN 9781909815629

Rights: US & CA

Pavilion Books Group (May 2016)

Price: $35.00


The influential book on pasta has been fully revised and updated, with more than 30 new recipes and specially commissioned illustrations

First published in 1976 as Portrait of Pasta, this book revolutionized the way pasta was perceived internationally. Now it's been fully updated to create Anna Del Conte On Pasta, a delicious collection of 120 recipes, many of which can be cooked within minutes. It starts with a fascinating historical account of pasta, then guides you through how to cook pasta, and explores the different types of pasta. The recipes, which come from every region of Italy, are divided into easy to navigate chapters on meat, dairy, vegetables, soups, stuffed and baked pastas. This classic Italian cookbook will quickly prove essential in your kitchen. Includes dual measures.

Author Biography

Anna Del Conte is widely recognized as the doyenne of Italian cooking. Her books include The Gastronomy of Italy, The Italian Kitchen, and The Classic Food of Northern Italy, which in 1996 won both The Guild of Food Writers Book Award and the Orio Vergani prize of the Accademia Italiana della Cucina. She was also awarded the Guild of Food Writers Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011.