Winner of the James Beard/ KitchenAid Cookbook of the Year 2000 and Winner of the Beard Award for the Best Writing on Food 2000.
 
 
June 28, 2017
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Bastila: A Grand Moroccan Pigeon Pie
Bastila
(Morocco)
Spiced pigeon or other birds with eggs, almonds, and saffron, wrapped in phyllo-like pastry as a pie
posted: 01/10/2007

Chicken and Spinach
(International)
Chicken breast sauteed with carrot, red bell pepper with wine and spinach and a hint of cinnamon
posted: 12/14/2006

Chicken Breast with Three Onions
(Italy)
Skillet-fried boneless chicken breast scaloppini with onions, shallots, and scallions
posted: 12/14/2006

Chicken Roll-ups with Mozzarella and Herbs
Involtini di Pollo
(Italy)
Deep-fried breaded chicken roll-ups stuffed with mozzarella and herbs
posted: 12/14/2006

Chicken Roll-ups with Ricotta
Involtini di Pollo #2
(Italy)
Chicken roll-ups stuffed with bread crumbs, pine nuts and raisins with ricotta cheese topping
posted: 12/14/2006

Chicken Saltimbocca
(Italy)
Baked scaloppine of chicken breast topped with mozzarella, basil, and ricotta
posted: 12/14/2006

Chicken Scaloppine with Artichoke Sauce
(Italy)
Scaloppine of chicken breast with artichoke and mascarpone cream sauce
posted: 12/14/2006

Chicken Scaloppine with Lobster Sauce
(Italy)
Scaloppine of chicken breast with lobster sauce
posted: 12/14/2006

Chicken with Sausage
Pollo con Salsiccia
(Italy)
Chicken breasts cooked with Italian sausages and mild chiles and onions in wine and tomato sauce
posted: 12/13/2006

Circassian Chicken
Çerkez Tavugu
(Turkey)
Shredded chicken blended with walnuts, bread, coriander (cilantro) and garlic with walnut oil and paprika dressing
posted: 09/01/2007



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Cucina Paradiso is a wonderfully insightful and refreshingly personal exploration of one of the world’s most exciting cuisines--full of rich, colorful, and highly seasoned dishes unlike any other Italian food you know.  The book is also full of fascinating history.  Food is the prism through which Clifford Wright views Sicily and Sicilian culture.
- Paula Wolfert, author of Paula Wolfert’s World of Food, Mediterranean Cooking, The Cooking of South-West France, an


The directions [in Cucina Rapida] are clear and simple and the results are delicious.  In testing some of the recipes from Cucina Rapida I found that Wright lived up to his promises.  The garlic and parsley shrimp was incredibly easy, took less than 30 minutes and provided one of the best meals my family has enjoyed in some time.
- Ann Wesley, Bloomington Herald-Times

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