july, 2019

jul12:00 pmjul1:00 pmBook Club - In the Devil's Garden: A Sinful History of Forbidden Food by Stewart Lee AllenFree & Open to the Public Month Long Event (july)

Time

Month Long Event (july)

Location

The Interchurch Center Library

475 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10115

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Event Details

The July selection for this book club is In the Devil’s Garden: A Sinful History of Forbidden Food by Stewart Lee Allen.The Book Club will be meeting On Thursday, July 18th, 2019 from 12PM to 1PM.

In the Devil's Garden: A Sinful History of Forbidden Food by Stewart Lee Allen

About the Book:

Deliciously organized by the Seven Deadly Sins, here is a scintillating history of forbidden foods through the ages—and how these mouth-watering taboos have defined cultures around the world.

Filled with incredible food history and the author’s travels to many of these exotic locales, In the Devil’s Garden also features recipes like the matzo-ball stews outlawed by the Spanish Inquisition and the forbidden “chocolate champagnes” of the Aztecs. This is truly a delectable book that will be consumed by food lovers, culinary historians, amateur anthropologists, and armchair travelers alike. Bon appétit!

For more information, call 212.870.3804 or email tdelduca@interchurch-center.org

Organizer

Tracey DelDucatdelduca@interchurch-center.org

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