Zalben, Jane Breskin Beni's Family Cookbook for the Jewish Holidays
Henry Holt and Co. (1996) 0805037357 / 9780805037357 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author & Illustrator
Glossy boards. Bound in ribbon marker. In excellent condition. Very clean. The dust jacket has a 1/4" tear to the top spine end. Nearly fine otherwise. Not price clipped. Light wear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 91 pages;
What better way to celebrate the holidays than to cook-- and eat-- the delicious foods so important to Jewish tradition. Here's a sumptuous collection of recipes for every Jewish holiday through the year.; Signed by Author & Illustrator
Jane Breskin Zalben has gathered treasured mouth-watering recipes from her family and friends. Such favorites as matzoh ball soup, noodle kugel, and gefilte fish are here, as well as kasha varnishkas, hamantaschen, and macaroons.
Each section of the cookbook features a different holiday and includes notes on its religious and cultural importance. There are also amusing introductory notes for every recipe. Ms. Zalben's festive, detailed pastel-watercolor illustrations of her beloved bears grace the pages, making this a feast for the eyes as well as the tummy.
Full of homespun charm and warmth, Beni's Family Cookbook is the next best thing to Bubbe's recipe box-- the perfect holiday gift for the whole family.