Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good: A Memoir of Food and Love from an American Midwest Family

Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good: A Memoir of Food and Love from an American Midwest Family

Kathleen Flinn


A scrumptious memoir from the writer of The Sharper Your Knife, the fewer You Cry
 
A family members heritage with recipes, Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good bargains a flavorful story spanning 3 generations as Flinn returns to the combination of nutrients and memoir readers enjoyed in her New York Times best-seller The Sharper Your Knife, the fewer You Cry. From a path sixty six trek to San Francisco to their Michigan farm to the shorelines of Florida, humor and experience defines her relatives even within the worst of occasions. (Think Jeannette partitions' The Glass Castle meets the works of Ruth Reichl crowned with a dollop of Julia Child.) you will enjoy Uncle Clarence's divine corn flake-crusted fried chook, Grandpa Charles' highly spiced San Antonio chili and her grandmother's birthday-only cinnamon rolls. via those flavors, Flinn got here to appreciate how nutrition may be thoughts and cooking could be conversation. Brimming with heat and wit, enthusiasts of Luisa Weiss' My Berlin Kitchen, Gabrielle Hamilton's Blood, Bones and Butter and particularly Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn will have fun with this revealing examine a kinfolk that simply may well resemble your own.

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