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Helen Corey's new exciting updated edition of Food from Biblical Lands, Syria and Lebaonon, which is a take-off of her original best seller The Art of Syrian Cookery, carries a health pyramid that stresses healthy eating People from these countries eat a healthful diet rich in grain foods - breads, pasta, rice, bulgur, couscous, lentils, legumes, fruits and vegetables. These are complex carbohydrate foods needed for energy.
These foods are also rich in valuable vitamins, minerals and fiber. Most of the fat in this diet comes from olive oil, which is monounsaturated and better for your heart. Adapted for the American kitchen, this succulent cuisine is profusely illustrated with foods that take you on a culinary trip to the lands of Bible History with an expanation of the background of the foods. From Kibby, Rice Dressing, Baked Eggplant, Roast Lamb, Stuffed Chicken, to Pocket and Cheese Breads along with health-foods recommended by nutritionists throughout the world: cracked wheat, lentils, soups, barley, appetizers, homos, vegetarian foods, stuffed grape leaves, squash and seafood recipes, easy to make yogurt in the microwave, couscous falafel, spinokopeta, balawa, ricotta and more pastries and party foods. The book covers a letter of recommendation from the titular head of the Antiochian Orthodox Church as the only book of its kind that faithfully portrays the religious and cultural significance of foods eaten since the dawn of time.
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The Art of Syrian Cookery by Helen Corey which remained on DoubleDay's best seller list for 24 years has been reborn under the title of Food from Biblical Lands. Due to the great demand for this book, Corey's further research took her on the culinary tour of Bible lands where the ingredients for this food originated. She gives a historical description in every chapter of the recipes; thus the title change. Those looking for The Art of Syrian Cookery will derive much pleasure from this new title which still contains the original recipes plus much more than her original book. The book won first place in the nation out of 1700 entries by the Nat'l Federation of Press Women.From the Author:
The entire contents of the national award-winning book The Art of Syrian Cookery can now be found in Helen Corey's Food from Biblical Lands : A CulinaryTrip to the Land of Bible History.
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Book Description Charlyn Pub House, 1993. Paperback. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # VIB0962637629
Book Description Charlyn Pub House, 1993. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110962637629
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