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At Oma's Table More Than 100 Recipes and Remembrances from a Jewish Family's Kitchen

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ISBN-10: 1557885214

ISBN-13: 9781557885210

Edition: 2007

Authors: Doris Schechter

List price: $23.95
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An intimate collection of Jewish family recipes spanning three generations. Unlike many in her generation, Doris Schechter was lucky enough to grow up knowing one of her grandparents. Polish by birth, Leah Goldstein-or Oma, as Doris called her-was a capable, nononsense woman and an amazing cook. Through times of great upheaval, fleeing Vienna for Italy, before eventually coming to America, Oma's table was always plentiful, with delicious home-cooked meals that brought together Viennese, Italian, and American flavors. Now a successful restaurateur, Doris Schechter pays homage to her brave grandmother and the food traditions she fostered with this moving and appealing collection of…    
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Book details

List price: $23.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 8/28/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 240
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Doris Schechter was born in Vienna to Jewish parents. Forced to flee Austria for Italy, she and her family eventually settled in the United States. In 1982 she opened My Most Favorite Dessert Company in Great Neck, New York, and in 1986 moved the bakery to Manhattan, where it is now combined with a restaurant. Doris lives in New York City.