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CLR 100 Research Project
Students will research a chef who has had a positive influence on the contemporary culinary industry including:
- Alice Waters
- Jose Andres
- Marcus Samuelsson
- Michael Solomonov
- Julia Child
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Search for information from major cooking and nutrition magazines
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Search comprehensive biographical information on people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas. Show me how
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Access magazine and journal articles about people in the news and a full range of history-makers.
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Culinary publications include Bon Appetit; Restaurant Hospitality; Food Science & Technology International; Choices: The Magazine Of Food, Farm & Resource Issues; and Prepared Foods.
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Chef's Story by
This companion book to The French Culinary Institute's Public Television series hosted by Dorothy Hamilton brings together twenty-seven extraordinary chefs to tell the personal stories behind their culinary triumphs.
Encyclopedia of American Food and Drink
The Encyclopedia of American Food and Drink has long been the go-to book on all things culinary. In addition to updates on food trends and other changes to American gastronomy since 1999, for the first time the Encyclopedia of American Food and Drink will include biographical entries, both historical and contemporary.
The Making of a Chef by
Now in paperback, the eye-opening book that was nominated for a 1998 James Beard Foundation award in the Writing on Food category.
My Life in France by
NATIONAL BESTSELLER * Julia's story of her transformative years in France in her own words is "captivating ... her marvelously distinctive voice is present on every page." (San Francisco Chronicle).
The Business of Food by
The business of food covers the complexity of the production and consumption of food, in a variety of social and cultural contexts. Topics include the growth of organics and local farm movements, which have provided Americans with an alternative food chain to the big food business industry.
Foodnetwork.com includes content from Food Network television programs, including information on prominent chefs.
PBS.org includes information from PBS Food. This site features articles and videos on many pre-eminent chefs.
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