Masala Farm: Stories and Recipes from an Uncommon Life in the Country

$ 29.95

Size: 6-7/8 x 9-1/2 in;
Pages: 240 pp;
Format: Hardcover
Publication: November 2011
ISBN: 9780811872331
ISBN10: 811872335
Suvir Saran is a New Delhi–born cookbook author, cooking instructor, Indian food authority, and the executive chef/owner of Dévi in New York. He divides his time between Manhattan and upstate New York. Ben Fink is an award-winning New York–based photographer.

What happens when an Indian chef and consummate city dweller buys a farm in the country and endeavors to raise farm animals and grow vegetables? Delicious food, of course! From acclaimed chef and author Suvir Saran, Masala Farm offers a fresh twist on a farm-to-table approach to cooking and welcomes readers into the kitchen. A steady stream of houseguests, the challenges of animal ownership, and the joys of being a part of a small-town community supply the stories woven throughout this volume. Sixty recipes are organized by season. Exquisite photography captures the lusciousness of Saran’s food and the beauty of the countryside.