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Author Welland, Diane A.

Title The complete idiot's guide to eating local / by Diane A. Welland.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Alpha Books, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  641.3 W458c 2011    ---  Available
Description xvi, 320 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Complete idiot's guide
Complete idiot's guide.
Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Provides advice for purchasing, storing, preparing, and preserving fresh, seasonal fruits and vegetables that are available within the local community, with tips on buying food at farmers' markets, food festivals, and local grocery stores, along with recipes for regional dishes.
Contents An introduction to eating local. What is eating local? ; The benefits of eating local ; Myths about eating local -- The local pantry. Local produce ; Meat, poultry, and fish ; Dairy products and eggs ; Local specialties you won't want to miss -- Local food in your community. Farm-fresh markets ; Food festivals and fairs ; CSAs, U-picks, and more ; Supermarkets and specialty stores ; The homegrown advantage ; Food from the wild -- Cooking local. Meal management the local way ; Saving and stories -- Living a local lifestyle. Dining out, dining local ; Fostering a community.
Subject Local foods.
Food supply.
Sustainable living.
Added Title Eating local
ISBN 9781615640768 (pbk.)
1615640762 (pbk.)

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