Download Audrey at Home: Memories of My Mother's Kitchen by Luca Dotti PDF

By Luca Dotti

New York Times Bestseller

Enter Audrey Hepburn’s deepest international during this particular New York Times bestselling biography compiled through her son that mixes reminiscences, anecdotes, excerpts from her own correspondence, drawings, and recipes for her favourite dishes written in her personal hand, and greater than 250 formerly unpublished own relations photographs.

Audrey at Home deals fanatics an remarkable examine the mythical megastar, bringing jointly the numerous features of her existence during the foodstuff she loved—from her early life in Holland in the course of international struggle II, to her time in Hollywood as an actress and in Rome as a spouse and mom, to her ultimate years as a philanthropist touring the area for UNICEF.

Here are fifty recipes that replicate Audrey’s existence, set within the context of a particular time, together with Chocolate Cake with Whipped Cream—a social gathering of liberation in Holland on the finish of the conflict; Penne alla Vodka—a favourite home-away-from-home dish in Hollywood; Turkish-style Sea Bass—her romance with and next marriage to Andrea Dotti; Boeuf à los angeles Cuillère—Givenchy’s favourite dish, which she’d organize whilst he’d stopover at her in Switzerland; and Mousse au Chocolat—dinner on the White apartment. Audrey additionally enjoyed the fundamentals: Spaghetti al Pomodoro was once an all-time favourite, quite whilst returning domestic from her travels, as used to be a dish of fine vanilla ice cream. each one recipe is followed by way of step by step directions, together with diversifications and instruction assistance, anecdotes approximately Audrey and her existence, and a poignant number of photos and memorabilia.

Audrey at Home is a private scrapbook of Audrey’s global and the issues she enjoyed best—her teenagers, her buddies, her pets. it's a lifestyles that unfolds via nutrition, photos, and intimate vignettes in a worldly and gorgeous publication that may be a needs to for Audrey Hepburn enthusiasts and nutrition lovers.

Show description

Read Online or Download Audrey at Home: Memories of My Mother's Kitchen PDF

Similar biographies of the rich & famous books

LINCOLN: THE BLACK MAN'S ADVOCATE:A Chronicle Of Abraham Lincoln's Fight For Black Freedom

"Jack Lindeman was once born and raised in Philadelphia. He served 3 years within the military. He has taught at Lincoln & collage, Temple college and Kutztown country collage. He edited The clash of Convictions which critic Edward Wagenknecht in a assessment wrote "". .gives us a brand new perspective at the Civil conflict.

Babylon Confidential: A Memoir of Love, Sex, and Addiction

While actress Claudia Christian flees a youth and strikes to Hollywood at age 17, she steps in the course of the taking a look glass into one other international. From the set of Dallas to her starring function at the sci-fi sequence Babylon five, Claudia’s affairs with billionaires, supermodels, rock stars, and celebrities are combined with shootings, stalking, heartbreak, and betrayal.

Routines and Orgies: The Life of Peter Cundill, Financial Genius, Philosopher, and Philanthropist

Peter Cundill (1938-2011) used to be extremely popular as one of many maximum worth traders of his time, yet he used to be additionally a instructor and mentor who used to be beneficiant along with his wisdom and shared the wealth of his adventure with many aspiring traders. He used to be excited about Aldous Huxley's phrases that the "rhythm of human lifestyles is regimen punctuated through orgies," and spent his lifestyles shaking off the quotidian initiatives that dulled proposal and striving for the buzz of recent reviews.

Evelina: A Victorian Heroine in Venice

Evelina van Millingen Pisani was once a latest lady within the age of Queen Victoria. She used to be born in Constantinople in 1831 to an eccentric French mom and an English father, who was once a physician accused of getting murdered Lord Byron. knowledgeable in Papal Rome till the age of eighteen, she was once whisked again to Constantinople by way of her father, now operating for the sultan.

Additional resources for Audrey at Home: Memories of My Mother's Kitchen

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.51 of 5 – based on 20 votes