A Pig in Provence
Good Food and Simple Pleasures in the South of FranceBook - 2007
From the publisher of Under the Tuscan Sun comes another extraordinary memoir of a woman embarking on a new lifethis time in the South of France. Thirty years ago, James Beard Award-winning author Georgeanne Brennan set out to realize the dream of a peaceful, rural existence en Provence . She and her husband, with their young daughter in tow, bought a small farmhouse with a little land, and a few goats and pigsand so began a life-affirming journey. Filled with delicious recipes and local color, this evocative and passionate memoir describes her life cooking and living in the Provenal traditionan entrancing tale that will whet the appetite and the spiritperfect for foodies, Francophiles, or anyone who's dreamed of packing their bags and buying a ticket to the good life.
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, 
Copyright Date: ©2007
Branch Call Number: 641.5944 BRE
Characteristics: 223 pages ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: Good food and simple pleasures in the south of France