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Exotic Brew The Art of Living in the Age of Enlightenment

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ISBN-10: 074562197X

ISBN-13: 9780745621975

Edition: 1998 (Reprint)

Authors: Piero Camporesi, Christopher Woodall

List price: $29.95
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This is an account of the eating and drinking habits of the upper classes in the 18th century. The text examines the shift from a rich, heavy diet to a much lighter one which emphasised exotic foods like tea, coffee and chocolate.
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 11/2/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

The Science of Savoir Vivre
The Revenge of the Night
Good Cooks and Skilful Hairdressers
The Purged Century
Heavy and Viscous Meats
The Strange New Adoptions of Listless Gluttony
Ephemeral Decor
A Blissful and Drinkable Eternity
The Botany of the Palate
Perfidious Art
Indian Broth
Mad and Startling Names
Quintessences of Juices
The Lavish Table