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Food and movies were born to be put together. Food in films can be as important as the cast. When you think about it, food has had a major role in many classic cinema moments.
Becky Thorn takes the “dinner and a movie” concept to a new mouth-watering level in Movie Dinners: Reel Recipes From Your Favourite Films (Portico, and imprint of Anova Books, January 2011), bringing delectable dishes from the silver screen to the kitchen table.
Movie Dinners offers a collection of food and drink recipes for meals from breakfast to dessert that stretch across every movie genre from The Sound of Music to American Pie and Pulp Fiction. With film quotes, photos and bonus features, Movie Dinners features such enticing recipes as Boeuf Bourguignon from Julie and Julia , Spaghetti Sauce with Wafer Thin Garlic and Meatballs from Goodfellas and Pecan Pie from Hairspray.
Movie Dinners highlights irresistible pairings of cuisine and cinema in a fun and quirky style, making it the ultimate movie menu guide and gift for film fanatics and foodies. A feast for the eyes and your tastebuds!
Just think about how spectacular your Academy Awards party will be this year with all these movie recipes!
Disclosure of Material Connection: I wrote this feature on behalf of Independent Publishers Group and was supplied with a sample and information through them, the review and opinions are my own.
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