A Culinary Road Trip

Book - 2008
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From Mario Batali, superstar chef and author of Molto Italiano and Italian Grill, comes an eating tour throughout Spain with his friend Gwyneth Paltrow.

Spain...A Culinary Road Trip is the companion book to the prime-time public television series Spain...On The Road Again. The premise is simple: Mario Batali and Mark Bittman are single-minded, food-obsessed friends who are constantly on the lookout for the food, wine, and cooking that is unique to Spain--and in this series they will find it. Gwyneth Paltrow and the Spanish actress Claudia Bassols are eager to enjoy all the pleasures the country has to offer, and each pair will be lured into the worlds of the other.

The foursome take the ultimate road trip adventure, showcasing the pleasures of Spain, the country's regional cuisine, art, history, and culture, as they've never been seen before. Hundreds of gorgeous and candid photos, anecdotes, and more than seventy recipes from Mario appear in this scrapbook of the dream vacation through Spain.

Publisher: New York : Ecco, c2008.
ISBN: 9780061560934
Characteristics: 383 p. :,col. ill., col. map ;,27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Paltrow, Gwyneth 1972-
Turshen, Julia


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Jun 07, 2015

This is a beautiful book about Spain, Spanish cities, their origins with photos. There are many regional recipes that are easy to prepare. Highly recommend it. This book will transform you temporarily into a Spaniard. It is like taking a trip for free.

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