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Mina Holland - Author

About the Author

Mina Holland is Contributing Editor of the Observer Food Monthly magazine and a food and drink writer. Travelling and living (and eating) abroad inspired her to write about what and why people eat as they do around the globe. The Edible Atlas is her first book. Twitter

Featured books by Mina Holland

The Edible Atlas Around the World in Thirty-Nine Cuisines

The Edible Atlas Around the World in Thirty-Nine Cuisines

Author: Mina Holland Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/06/2015

'A delight to read' Rachel Khoo Winner of UK's Best Culinary Travel Book in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2015 'When we eat, we travel.' So begins The Edible Atlas. Mina Holland takes you on a journey around the globe, demystifying the flavours, ingredients and techniques at the heart of thirty-nine cuisines. What's the origin of kimchi in Korea? Why do we associate Argentina with steak? What's the story behind the curries of India? Weaving anecdotes and history - from the role of a priest in the genesis of camembert to the Mayan origins of the word 'chocolate' - with recipes and tips from food experts such as Yotam Ottlolenghi, Jose Pizarro and Giorgio Locatelli, The Edible Atlas is an irresistible tour of the cuisines of the world for food lovers and armchair travellers alike.

The Edible Atlas Around the World in Thirty-Nine Cuisines

The Edible Atlas Around the World in Thirty-Nine Cuisines

Author: Mina Holland Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/03/2014

The Edible Atlas is a book for intrepid cooks. Mina Holland explores what and why people eat as they do across the world, demystifying the flavours, ingredients, techniques and dishes at the heart of thirty-nine different cuisines. With fully adaptable recipes to suit beginners and confident cooks alike, learn to recreate dishes from different global cuisines - from a South Indian Coconut Fish Curry to a zingy Ceviche, from a yoghurty Jordanian Mansaf to a Danish Dream Cake, from an unbeatable Spanish Tortilla de Patatas to the ultimate Caribbean Jerk Chicken. Weaving snippets of anecdote, history and literature in with recipes and words of wisdom from some of the world's most seasoned food experts - such as Yotam Ottolenghi, Jacob Kenedy, Jose Pizarro and Giorgio Locatelli - The Edible Atlas is as comfortable in the kitchen as it is at your bedside.

Other books by Mina Holland

Mama: tu historia empieza en la cocina

Mama: tu historia empieza en la cocina

Author: Mina Holland Format: eBook Release Date: 24/04/2017

Un delicioso viaje a la memoria de nuestro paladar. Este libro nos propone regresar a nuestros orgenes culinarios, al lugar donde se forja nuestra primera relacin con los fogones: el hogar. En este recorrido, la autora y periodista Mina Holland reivindica el papel de la comida ms all de la pura supervivencia; la emocin que aporta y la imaginacin que supone la composicin de un plato y cmo las recetas que heredamos nos ayudan a analizar quines somos. Para ello, cuenta con la ayuda y las palabras de chefs como Jamie Oliver, Yotam Ottolengui, Claudia Roden y Elena Arzak, quienes le descubren cules son sus herencias culinarias y cmo les han influido. Holland mezcla las recetas de su cotidianidad con sus propios recuerdos, cocinando a fuego lento este delicioso y entretenido libro que nos retrotrae a nuestras propias cocinas. "e;Las recetas no son meras instrucciones para confeccionar platos. Son parte de nuestras biografas; historias vivas y slidas, fragmentos fijados en nuestro pasado, al tiempo que crnicas de nuestro presente y nuestro futuro, adaptables y en continua transformacin."e;Mina Holland"e;Un libro hermoso y sagaz. Imprescindible para quienes desean averiguar qu y de qu modo comemos. Una joya."e;Stanley Tucci

Mamma Reflections on the Food that Makes Us

Mamma Reflections on the Food that Makes Us

Author: Mina Holland Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/02/2017

A collection of oral histories with recipes exploring the influence of family on our relationship with food. Food is key in our culture. Of late there has been a penchant for reinventing nostalgic home favourites in restaurants and cookbooks leading to a desire to know where our food and its traditions come from. For most of us there is a desire to return to our childhood kitchen, the smells and tastes of the dishes evoke comfort and wonderful memories. Those childhood meal times form the foundation of our taste buds and how we now cook. MAMMA: REFLECTIONS ON THE FOOD THAT MAKES US is a collection of oral histories about the food we ate as a child, our mother's cooking and all that it signifies and encapsulates throughout our life. A fascinating trip around the globe, the book features interviews with some of the world's best-loved cooks including Jamie Oliver, Yotam Ottolenghi, Claudia Roden, Alice Waters, Stanley Tucci and many more. MAMMA: REFLECTIONS ON THE FOOD THAT MAKES US is about bringing food back to basics, about going home.

The Edible Atlas Around the World in Thirty-Nine Cuisines

The Edible Atlas Around the World in Thirty-Nine Cuisines

Author: Mina Holland Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/06/2015

'A delight to read' Rachel Khoo Winner of UK's Best Culinary Travel Book in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2015 'When we eat, we travel.' So begins The Edible Atlas. Mina Holland takes you on a journey around the globe, demystifying the flavours, ingredients and techniques at the heart of thirty-nine cuisines. What's the origin of kimchi in Korea? Why do we associate Argentina with steak? What's the story behind the curries of India? Weaving anecdotes and history - from the role of a priest in the genesis of camembert to the Mayan origins of the word 'chocolate' - with recipes and tips from food experts such as Yotam Ottlolenghi, Jose Pizarro and Giorgio Locatelli, The Edible Atlas is an irresistible tour of the cuisines of the world for food lovers and armchair travellers alike.

Edible Atlas

Edible Atlas

Author: Mina Holland Format: eBook Release Date: 06/03/2014

'A delight to read' RACHEL KHOOWinner of UK's Best Culinary Travel Book in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2015The Edible Atlas is a book for intrepid cooks. Mina Holland explores what and why people eat as they do across the world, demystifying the flavours, ingredients, techniques and dishes at the heart of thirty-nine different cuisines. With fully adaptable recipes to suit beginners and confident cooks alike, learn to recreate dishes from different global cuisines - from a South Indian Coconut Fish Curry to a zingy Ceviche, from a yoghurty Jordanian Mansaf to a Danish Dream Cake, from an unbeatable Spanish Tortilla de Patatas to the ultimate Caribbean Jerk Chicken. Weaving snippets of anecdote, history and literature in with recipes and words of wisdom from some of the world's most seasoned food experts - such as Yotam Ottolenghi, Jacob Kenedy, Jos Pizarro and Giorgio Locatelli - The Edible Atlas is as comfortable in the kitchen as it is at your bedside.

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