Kitchen Yarns: Notes on Life, Love, and Food

Kitchen Yarns: Notes on Life, Love, and Food Book Details

From her Italian-American childhood, through raising and feeding a growing family and cooking with her new husband, food writer Michael Ruhlman, Ann Hood has long appreciated the power of good food. In Kitchen Yarns, pairing her signature humor and tenderness with simple, comforting recipes, Hood spins tales of loss and starting from scratch, family love and feasts with friends, and how the perfect meal is one that tastes like home.


 

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  • Larry H

    "First we eat, then we do everything else."M.F.K. FisherLike music, food often has such an indelible role in our memories. Many of us can remember where and when (and in some cases, with whom) we firs...

  • Diane S ?

    3.5 As with music, I'm sure many of can remember when a particular song was played, food and meals can bring about the same type of memories. Favorite foods from our childhood, comfort food we still c...

  • Diane Barnes

    Perfect light reading for a busy time. Essays on the importance of food, family and friends. With recipes, none of which are fancy or complicated. I intend to try the tomato pie very soon....

  • Toni

    Yummy Cozy 4.5 rounded up to 5 StarsUpdate: Ann Hood fans: This book just published Dec. 4, 2018. Great read for winter!Kitchen Yarns is a casual memoir with food. Ann Hood recounts her life through i...

  • mindful.librarian ??

    Truly, this was one of my most anticipated reads of the year and it took me FOREVER to get my hands on it because my library system only ordered a physical copy in Large Print (NO GO for me) and I had...

  • Kyra Leseberg (Roots & Reads)

    In the postpartum haze after my daughter was born when I began to pick up books again between diaper changes and during nursing sessions, I found a book called The Obituary Writer.  Though all I want...

  • Bree Hill

    A really lovely collection of essays reflecting on life and love interwoven with amazing recipes. I truly recommend picking it up if youre looking for something cozy, felt like I was having coffee wit...

  • JoAnn

    Reminiscent of Laurie Colwin's Home Cooking, I enjoyed this almost as much as Hood's earlier memoir, Morningstar: Growing Up With Books....

  • Julie  Durnell

    A delightful book of essays, ruminations, and recipes! She is very similar to Laurie Colwin's Home Cooking, which I enjoyed just as much....

  • Joan

    In Ann Hood, I can recognize a bit of myself as we are of an age, lived much of our single young adult lives in the somewhat seedy New York of the 80s, and of course, love to cook.I can't say we neces...