A Cook's Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines ePUB

A Cook's Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines From the star of No Reservations, Anthony Bourdain s New York Times bestselling chronicle of travelling the world in search the globe s greatest cuilnary adventuresThe only thing gonzo gastronome and internationally bestselling author Anthony Bourdain loves as much as cooking is traveling Inspired by the question, What would be the perfect meal , Tony sets out on a quest for his culinary holy grail, and in the process turns the notion of perfection inside out From California to Cambodia, A Cooks Tour chronicles the unpredictable adventures of America s boldest and bravest chef.Fans of Bourdain will find much to love in revisting this classic culinary and travel memoir.

About the Author: Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain was the author of the novels Bone in the Throat and Gone Bamboo, in addition to the mega bestsellers Kitchen Confidential and A Cook s Tour His work has appeared in The New York Times and The New Yorker, and he was a contributing authority for Food Arts magazine He was the host of the popular Emmy and Peabody Award winning television show Parts Unknown.

10 thoughts on “A Cook's Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines

  1. says:

    Dear Anthony,This is awkward because I am married and you are dead, but I think I m in love with you I guess developing a posthumous crush is a tad creepy, but hey, no one ever called me normal Besides, I know you wouldn t have given me the time of day I eat too much vegetarian food for th

  2. says:

    After fourteen years of contented vegetarianism, it takes a lot to make me want to try roasted lamb testicles I could almost stop writing here the book is that good Bourdain s attitude is part of his charm I m not sure I d want to work in his kitchen, but he writes a damn good story From one end

  3. says:

    Now, I love Anthony Bourdain He s basically full of shit and insane, but honest enough to be aware of it.He s smug, cynical, occasionally snobby and has all the tact of hammer to the forehead.At the same time he s very aware that he s stumbled into a job most people would kill for, he s getting paid t

  4. says:

    Bourdain a privileged, hypocritical, crude bastard manages to write prose that is intriguing, funny, and surprisingly poetic I began the book as a critic of Bourdain, having just read KITCHEN CONFIDENTIAL, which I found to be shallow and boring at best, and also having watched his show NO RESERVATIONS, whic

  5. says:

    Anthony Bourdain s second book has him traveling the globe looking for the perfect meal Visiting locales like France, Portugal, Morocco, Japan, Cambodia and Vietnam, as well as a little bit of his home country, Bourdain s goal is to try true, authentic, fresh food and not be afraid to join in and eat like the loc

  6. says:

    I enjoyed this a lot than Kitchen Confidential, primarily because Anthony Bourdain allows himself to fade into the background in several chapters of the book I loved his descriptions of meals across the world, and almost every single chapter made me hungry and or made me laugh out loud There s a pig roast in Portugal,

  7. says:

    I can t figure what holds me back about his book I love Anthony Bourdain s attitude about food and his philosophy about what makes a great meal I love his desire for absolutely fresh food, right off the bleeding stick or never touching a refrigerator, and I admire the distinctions he makes about how food looks and how it tas

  8. says:

    Goals for my life 1 Write better2 Cook better3 Travel Redefined goal for life BE LIKE ANTHONY BOURDAIN.I ve listened through this book twice now, and I ve loved it both times In every case there s a new discovery to be had, a new element to enjoy, a new allusion to catch Bourdain s voice doing the narration, a comforting mix of pr

  9. says:

    Kim says I have a man crush on Anthony Bourdain So what s a man crush My favorite urban dictionary definition of the term reads Respect, admiration and idolization of another man Non sexual Celebrities, athletes and rock stars are often the object of the man crush.Let s see Do I have a man crush on Anthony Bourdain by that definition Le

  10. says:

    Book Club Read Loved this travel memoir so much Anthony Bourdain s writing captures a precarious balance of cynicism and true wonder that s very hard to achieve His genuine passion for good food and good people leaps off the page, as he revels in the simplicities of tradition and family in the places he explores My mouth watered, my feet itch

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