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10 edition of My Nepenthe found in the catalog.

My Nepenthe

Romney Steele

My Nepenthe

bohemian tales of food, family, and Big Sur

by Romney Steele

  • 224 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Andrews McMeel Pub. in Kansas City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steele, Romney,
  • Nepenthe Restaurant -- History,
  • Cookery, American -- California style

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRomney Steele ; photography by Sara Remington.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX945.5.N38 S74 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23202561M
    ISBN 100740779141
    ISBN 109780740779145
    LC Control Number2009013259
    OCLC/WorldCa316831962

    My Nepenthe is a most beautiful book and A ‘must read’ about Big Sur’s history and culture. It is beyond doubt that if you read this before coming to Big Sur you will have a .   My Nepenthe is a cookbook memoir written by Bill and Lolly’s granddaughter, Romney Steele, who menu planned, cooked, and served at Nepenthe’s Cafe Kevah. Romney’s family harkens to old California, back to the second-half of the s, when her great-great grandfather, Albert Gallatin, built the Governor’s Mansion in Sacramento.

    Still life images from my forthcoming book, My Nepenthe:Bohemian Tales of Food, Family, and Big Sur (Andrews McMeel, ). Photographs taken on location by the awesome Sara Remington.   This book came out in November of last year and I’ve been reading it and using its recipes all year. It’s the memoir of a very special place, Nepenthe, a restaurant perched on a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean in California’s Big Sur area. It’s also a cookbook, with recipes from the restaurant and the family of author Romney Steele.

      New Nepenthe Book Published Novem • Updated on Novem at pm It is a rare and lovely thing for a beautiful spot to remind some of . For that reason alone, Kind Nepenthe deserves five starts."--Marvin Vernon, The Novel Pursuit "This story has twists and turns that will be a true pulling factor for thriller readers everywhere. With building suspense, this novel gets darker and darker as the pages turn. 4 out of 4 stars."--Online Book Club "An edgy, unsettling tale.


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"A very special book about a very special place." --Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma and In Defense of Food (Michael Pollan) "What a world Romney Steele has given us in My Nepenthe!This personal tale is as tender and bright as a bite of Nepenthe Cheese Pie and will transport me--and you--to Big Sur and the days and nights of this magical place/5().

In celebration of Nepenthe Restaurant’s 70th year—still today a favorite tourist destination on the scenic drive along Highway 1 to Big Sur, California—comes a new edition of My Nepenthe. This revised edition includes stories that capture the interesting history and people, natural disasters, myriad wild tales, delicious recipes, stunning.

"A very special book about a very special place." --Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma and In Defense of Food "What a world Romney Steele has given us in My Nepenthe!This personal tale is as tender and bright as a bite of Nepenthe Cheese Pie and will transport me--and you--to Big Sur and the days and nights of this magical place/5.

About this Item: Andrews McMeel Publishing, Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition.

First edition, 1st printing. "MY NEPENTHE weaves together stories and recipes from the famous California restaurant perched on the majestic cliffs of Big Sur. Nepenthe has become a cultural icon synonymous with Big Sur and the free-living bohemian lifestyle.

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My Nepenthe readers will enjoy a collection of 85 tempting recipes from the Fassett family, the restaurant, and the cafe, along with the history, anecdotes, archival black-and-white photos, and breathtaking color photography by Sara Remington. Also of interest: The art and architecture that made Nepenthe revered around the world.

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