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More than just a cookbook, traditional recipes preserve First Nation’s history
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More than just a cookbook, traditional recipes preserve First Nation’s history

Two authors from L’nui Menuikuk, also known as Indian Island First Nation, hope readers will find more than just recipes in the pages of their new book.  Margaret Augustine and Lauren Beck say historical information and traditional knowledge are just as important as the recipes in Mitji — Let’s Eat! Mi’kmaq Recipes from Sikniktuk. The book was launched Tuesday amid the aroma […]

Can’t face yet another menu offering charred hispi? This 50-year-old cookbook will help | Food and drink books
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Can’t face yet another menu offering charred hispi? This 50-year-old cookbook will help | Food and drink books

Twenty-first century cookbooks are dangerously seductive, their gorgeous, pouting covers and soothingly whispered reassurances inducing an instantaneous culinary swoon. This book, you think, is about to change my life. But alas, only rarely is this so. Confession time (no shame in this column). Last year, I kissed more than a few new cookbooks, each one […]