Fed, White, and Blue

Finding America with My Fork
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (8.60 hours)
Product Number: Z100102862
Released: Oct 13, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781469061511
Narrator/s: Tim Andres Pabon
Publisher: Gildan Media, Inc
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Description

Simon Majumdar is probably not your typical idea of an immigrant. As he says, "I'm well rested, not particularly poor, and the only time I ever encounter 'huddled masses' is in line at Costco." But immigrate he did, and thanks to a Homeland Security agent who asked if he planned to make it official, the journey chronicled in Fed, White, and Blue was born. In it, Simon sets off on a trek across the United States to find out what it really means to become an American, using what he knows best: food. Simon stops in Plymouth, Massachusetts, to learn about what the pilgrims ate (and that playing Wampanoag football with large men is to be avoided); a Shabbat dinner in Kansas; Wisconsin to make cheese (and get sprayed with hot whey); and LA to cook at a Filipino restaurant in the hope of making his in-laws proud. Simon attacks with gusto the food cultures that make up America-brewing beer, farming, working at a food bank, and even finding himself at a tailgate. Full of heart, humor, history, and of course, food, Fed, White, and Blue is a warm, funny, and inspiring portrait of becoming American.

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Author(s): Simon Majumdar
Genre: Cooking
Original Publish Date: May 01, 2015

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Author(s): Simon Majumdar
Product Number EB00456033
Released: Apr 07, 2015
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Avery
ISBN: #9780698186453

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