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Hot Sun, Cool Shadow: Savouring the Food, History and Mystery of the Languedoc

Murrills, Angela Author

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9780749083540: Hot Sun, Cool Shadow: Savouring the Food, History and Mystery of the Languedoc

An unabashed celebration of the joys of food and cooking, Hot Sun, Cool Shadow follows the story of award-winning food-writer Angela Murrills and the artist Peter Matthews, who travel together to the southerly French region of Languedoc. The Languedoc is famed for its landscape, legendary gastronomical pleasures and rich culture, stretching from the Rhone to the Pyrennees, it is one of Europe's oldest provinces and one of it's most fertile regions. Hot Sun, Cool Shadow, is a vivid account of their quest for the finest wines, cuisine and characters. Along the way they discover ancient houses, take in the scenery that inspired great artists like Henry Matisse, retrace the steps of Toulouse-Lautrec, and recreate typical dishes of the region; finally settling themselves in this staunchly independent agricultural region, where life moves at a steady pace under the mellow sun. Hot Sun, Cool Shadow includes over eighty illustrations by renowned artist Peter Matthews.

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Co-authors Angela Murrills an award - winning magazine food writer and renowned artist Peter Matthews currently divide their time between Vancouver and the Languedoc.

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