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At Home with the Roux Brothers - Albert & Michel Roux

British Broadcasting Corporation [B.B.C./BBC], 1988, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Price Clipped. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper. Leans slightly. Text complete, clean and tight.

Illustrated with colour photographs. From the cover: “In At Home With The Roux Brothers, Michel and Albert Roux bring you over 150 recipes, including some specially created and some adapted versions of the dishes that have brought them world renown, to enable you to entertain with Roux brothers’ flair. They draw on years of culinary experience to explain exactly how to create stunning dishes like Halibut with Mint and Peppercorn Butter, or Meringue Nests with Saffron Ice-cream.

Using easily available ingredients, there are recipes for the inexperienced, the practised and the adventurous, dishes for special occasions and everyday cooking to suit all pockets and purses. Plenty of suggestions for presentation will help you to add those touches that give a professional and expensive look. All the recipes have been tested in an ordinary kitchen with standard equipment so you can be sure they will work in your own home.

In At Home With The Roux Brothers, Michel and Albert put aside formality and pass on easily learnt skills that will impress your guests. There is a mouth-watering array of soups and sauces, hors d’oeuvres and supper dishes, salads and vegetables, main course dishes (including beef, lamb, pork, poultry, game and fish) and desserts, both hot and cold.

There is also a special Dinner Parties section which will help you to plan menus you can prepare with ease and serve with real artistry.

Over 150 recipes, irresistible colour photographs and the Roux brothers’ inimitable style should ensure this book a place in any home where good food is enjoyed. ”


Jacket designed by Roger Hammond. Size: 10" x 7¾". Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 256 pages.
£6.50

This one has already found a new owner.