Home & Garden (102)

Culinaria Italy

ISBN: 9783848008193

Author: Claudia Piras    Publisher: h f Ullmann

How does the blue mold get into Gorgonzola? Where did ice cream come from, in the days before refrigerators? What is there to tell about the wine of Piedmont? H...


How does the blue mold get into Gorgonzola? Where did ice cream come from, in the days before refrigerators? What is there to tell about the wine of Piedmont? How are tomato preserves made? How does one recognize a genuine balsamic vinegar? What are the marks of quality that help to distinguish genuine products from imitations? What food was eaten in ancient Rome which specialties were served at court during the Middle Ages, and what culinary innovations accompanied the Renaissance? Culinaria Italy takes a look behind the scenes and answers these and many other questions of interest to lovers of Italian Cuisine.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 380


Dimensions: 216 x 253 mm


$45.00 $19.99
Culinaria China

ISBN: 9783848008209

Author: Katrin Schlotter    Publisher: h f Ullmann

Tasting, smelling and enjoying China - explore the specialties of the metropolises and the regional cuisine: from the South of China, the melting pot of cuisine...


Tasting, smelling and enjoying China - explore the specialties of the metropolises and the regional cuisine: from the South of China, the melting pot of cuisine, to the rich coast provinces in the North, to the palace cuisine of Beijing all the way to the fiery-hot Szechuan dishes and adventurous dishes from the steppe. This thoroughly researched volume lifts the secrets of the Middle Kingdom: What for example hides behind dishes like blister soup", beggar's chicken" or even ants climbing a tree"? What does the day of a Chinese worker look like and how is a wedding celebrated? What does a big family in Beijing eat on the weekend and which viands are served to a pilgrim after his visit to a cloister? The authors of this book are sinologists and are well versed in China. They offer many exciting details about the history, customs and tradition as well as the modern life in this country, which changes daily and remains yet closely attached to its past. Authentic Chinese recipes, which were deliberately collected in many provinces for this book, help everybody to conjure hitherto unknown tasty dishes onto the table. Aside from the historical dishes of the imperial cuisine, the most modern creations of the world famous five start chefs are presented.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 380


Dimensions: 216 x 253 mm


$45.00 $19.99
Culinaria Germany

ISBN: 9783848008216

Author: Christine Metzger    Publisher: h f Ullmann

Culinaria Germany invites the reader to venture a look into German cooking pots. Whether freshly caught Matjes from the North, Rheinischer Sauerbraten, or origi...


Culinaria Germany invites the reader to venture a look into German cooking pots. Whether freshly caught Matjes from the North, Rheinischer Sauerbraten, or original Swabian Maultaschen, this book's authentic recipes, covering the full range of regional and national specialties, and its wealth of background information, can stir the heart of even the most culinary-spoiled reader. Take a look at just how hearty, sophisticated, or sweet German cuisine can be.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 380


Dimensions: 216 x 253 mm


$45.00 $19.99
Culinaria Greece

ISBN: 9783848008223

Author: Marianthi Milona    Publisher: h f Ullmann

Those who seek out the land of the Greeks with their souls also like to nourish their bodies Greek style. In the homeland of Homer, Sophocles, and Plato, where ...


Those who seek out the land of the Greeks with their souls also like to nourish their bodies Greek style. In the homeland of Homer, Sophocles, and Plato, where historical-cultural treasures and Mediterranean flair are part of everyday life, the love of good food is an integral element of the culture. This volume of Culinaria leads us from the banquet tables of ancient symposia to the sophisticated arrangements of haute cuisine in theme tropolises as well as the simpler fare enjoyed by fishermen, farming families, and shepherds. Naturally, wine, olives, sheep's cheese, fish, and fruits play an important role in Greek dishes. This sensual journey across the mainland and the islands provides a view behind the scenes of Greek culinary culture for fans of this country, in which the Orthodox Easter celebration is just one of the highlights. More than 1,300 colored illustrations on 460 pages as well as numerous authentic recipes make even reading this book an experience for the palate.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 380


Dimensions: 216 x 253 mm


$45.00 $19.99
Hannah Frey's Clean Eating

ISBN: 9783848008667

Author: Hannah Frey    Publisher: h f Ullmann

Make your body feel happy! This book will change the relationship you have with food and lead you to find the right balance your body needs. The clean eating co...


Make your body feel happy! This book will change the relationship you have with food and lead you to find the right balance your body needs. The clean eating concept comprises what is actually common sense strategy: eating healthy by cooking with fresh ingredients and renouncing industrially manufactured foods. This diet will not leave you to a constant feeling of fatigue, frustration, or deprivation like many other diets - - it will help you achieve long-term wellbeing while gaining more energy and a healthful lifestyle. This practical guide to the new concept of clean eating contains much useful background information on the way we process food. It comes with many mouthwatering and beautifully illustrated recipes and preparation techniques for healthy and wholesome dishes. A book for food-conscious gourmets.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 168


Dimensions: 190 x 245 mm


$34.99 $19.99
Friendly Food

ISBN: 9783848008711

Author: Hanna Goransson    Publisher: h f Ullmann

More and more people suffer from food intolerance nowadays. The most common allergens are gluten, lactose in dairy products and refined sugar. This delightful a...


More and more people suffer from food intolerance nowadays. The most common allergens are gluten, lactose in dairy products and refined sugar. This delightful and inspiring cook book by Swedish food blogger Hanna Goransson is the first book of its kind to unite three diets in one. It offers more than 75 delicious and healthy recipes free of refined sugar, dairy products and gluten. You can chose from numerous ideas for breakfast, lunch, dinner, in-between snacks, sweets and even deserts. Whether you like sweet or savory meals, this richly illustrated book with its mouthwatering recipes covers what you're really craving - a healthy yet very tasteful nutrition. It allows you to be creative in the kitchen and enjoy food again.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 170 x 240 mm


$29.99 $17.99
Detox Smoothies

ISBN: 9783848008827

Author: Eliq Maranik    Publisher: h f Ullmann

Detoxing your body while boosting your natural energy has never been more delicious! This book by smoothie expert Eliq Maranik is packed with many healthy recip...


Detoxing your body while boosting your natural energy has never been more delicious! This book by smoothie expert Eliq Maranik is packed with many healthy recipes and easy step-by-step instructions on how to detox and lose weight with smoothies and juices. The detoxing power of those natural goodies lies within the leaching out of fattening toxins from your body, while boosting your metabolism, taking in valuable nutrients, and burning fat more effectively. By the way, you can buy all ingredients at your local grocery store and even your family can benefi t from a healthier nutrition. Whether you are a detox-pro or just crave a healthier lifestyle, this book will be a delight for you.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 144


Dimensions: 170 x 240 mm


$29.99 $17.99
100 Years 100 Landscape Designs

ISBN: 9783791383101

Author: John Hill    Publisher: Prestel Publishing

Beginning with Filoli, the century-old, forward-looking estate situated just south of San Francisco, and closing with The Park, the first public garden ever cre...


Beginning with Filoli, the century-old, forward-looking estate situated just south of San Francisco, and closing with The Park, the first public garden ever created in Las Vegas, John Hill takes readers on a worldwide tour, one per year, of beautiful, inspiring, creatively designed, and historically significant landscapes. From the leafy promenades along the Ljubljanica River in Slovenia and the lush, tropical gardens at Lunuganga in Sri Lanka, to the Peace Memorial Park in Japan and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC, each of these public sites is currently accessible—a fact that makes this grouping a superb “must-see list” for landscape enthusiasts. Double-page spreads feature color images paired with Hill’s insightful texts. An introductory essay lays out Hill’s selection criteria and an overview of major landscape design innovations and trends from 1917 to 2016. Fans of landscape design will treasure this compendium and students in the field will come away with a greater understanding of how and why the creation of outdoor public spaces has evolved over time.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 224


Dimensions: 247 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 01-09-2017


$95.00
Bohemian Residence

ISBN: 9783899559293

Publisher: Gestalten

From vertical living to upscale townhouses, these city abodes showcase inviting and innovative metropolitan interiors and lifestyles. Around the world, more and...


From vertical living to upscale townhouses, these city abodes showcase inviting and innovative metropolitan interiors and lifestyles. Around the world, more and more of us are moving to cities and establishing our homes there. The urban landscape offers a multitude of enticing options: from cozy apartments to chic duplexes to historic townhouses. Whether it be Sao Paolo or Stockholm, Tokyo to Toronto, urban environs influence choices of furniture, accessories, and interior design – perhaps even as much as the character of the inhabitants. This book takes readers across the thresholds of these contemporary dwellings. Conversations with those who outfit the spaces with those who live within the lavish domiciles paint a narrative of modern materials and classic style. Bohemian Residence’s detailed portraits provide a tantalizing tour through contemporary interiors in cities worldwide.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 256


Dimensions: 240 x 300 mm


Publication Date: 25-08-2017


$120.00
Interior Design Review : Best Interior Design On The Planet

ISBN: 9783961710973

Author: Tatjana Seel    Publisher: TeNeues

Living in Style Best Interior Design on the Planet is more diverse than ever, a lavishly-illustrated interior book featuring the 50 most prestigious visionaries...


Living in Style Best Interior Design on the Planet is more diverse than ever, a lavishly-illustrated interior book featuring the 50 most prestigious visionaries in the design landscape. Informative interviews and portraits of influential designers and abundant interior inspiration and ideas. Featured projects selected in collaboration with a high-profile team of experts in the design community. A source of inspiration, visually stunning, and always at the forefront of contemporary design, the teNeues Living in Style series of books captivate all interiors enthusiasts—from personal hobbyists and novice decorators to experienced interior design professionals. A home is not only a refuge, but also an expression of personal style—be it strict minimalism, elegant opulence, or a pastiche of different cultures, Living in Style Best Interior Design on the Planet presents the unique furnishing and décor concepts of 50 handpicked interior design experts. The volume brings together for the first time the most prestigious designers as well as leading interiors companies from across the continent. From elaborate and all-encompassing refurbishment projects to transformative home improvements and custom material and color combinations, this richly-illustrated book showcases a breadth of living styles, architectural solutions, and innovative interiors ideas. Vivid portraits and interviews reveal the protagonists’ professional practice and philosophy, as well as country-specific interior trends, influences, and preferences.


Bind: hardback


Dimensions: 250 x 320 mm


Publication Date: 21-09-2018


$180.00
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