Schenone, Laura. The lost ravioli recipes of Hoboken; a search for food and family.

Author:Reis, Shirley
Position:Brief article - Book review
 
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SCHENONE, Laura. The lost ravioli recipes of Hoboken; a search for food and family. Norton. 331p. illus. bibliog. c2008. 978-0-393-33423-4. $15.95. A

Laura Schenone decided to find the original family recipe for Christmas ravioli, starting with a cryptic scrap of paper. Her culinary sleuthing took Laura to Liguria, Italy, and the hope of unlocking the secrets of her great-grandmother's culinary legacy and her family's history. There Laura discovered a whole new lexicon of Italian tastes and flavors and slowly uncovered a story of love and loss. She even...

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