Before there was Stewart, Lawson or Oliver, before anyone had heard of Morimoto or Batali, there was Child. No one, not even Julia Child herself, could have predicted the impact and legacy that has been spawned as a result of television's first superstar food maven. In "Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child", author Bob Spitz takes us into a her life with care and humanity.
Three gifts for the wine lover on your list this holiday season; one serious, one sentimental and one just for fun. Let's start with something serious... ish. Quickly making it to the best seller list, the recently released, wine soaked adventures of Canada's Natalie MacLean; Unquenchable, A Tipsy Quest for the World's Best Bargain Wines.