Pasta Modern
Pasta Modern

New and Inspired Recipes from Italy

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Dolci Dolci

Italy's Sweets

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Opera Lover's Cookbook Opera Lover's Cookbook

Menus for Elegant Entertaining

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Philosopher's Kitchen Philosopher's Kitchen

Recipes from Ancient Greece and Rome for the Modern Cook

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Shakespeare's Kitchen Shakespeare's Kitchen

Renaissance Recipes for the Contemporary Cook

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Movie Menus Movie Menus

Recipes for Perfect Meals with Your Favorite Films

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"Francine's delectable, timeless, and earthy recipes reaffirm a beautiful and intangible aspect of cooking — that what nourished the souls and bellies of long ago is still the best of what brings us together at the table today."

— Mario Batali

Francine on Italy

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Chocolate on the House
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Chocolate for Dinner, An Italian Tradition
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La Finanziera

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