Spices of Life: Simple and Delicious Recipes for Great Health

Spices of Life: Simple and Delicious Recipes for Great Health offers a collection of 175 recipes from different areas of the world, including many Asian dishes. Each recipe is designed to showcase ingredients that support health and well-being.


Format: Hardcover with dust jacket, 383 pages. 

Copyright: 2005, Second Printing 

Publisher: Albert A. Knopf 

Author: Nina Simonds 

ISBN: 9780375411601

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Description: In this groundbreaking cookbook, Nina Simonds offers us more than 175 luscious recipes, along with practical tips for a sensible lifestyle, that demonstrate that health-giving foods not only provide pleasure but can make a huge difference in our lives.  

With her emphasis on the tonic properties of a wide variety of foods, herbs, and spices, this book also brings us up to date on the latest scientific research. In every recipe -- gathered from cultures around the world in which good eating is a way of life -- Simonds gives us dishes that are both irresistible and have a positive effect on one's well-being. 

To help us understand what part these health-restoring foods can play in our lives, Simonds peppers Spices of Life with lively interviews with a variety of experts, including Dr. Jim Duke, who offers anti-aging advice from his Herbal Farmacy; Dr. Andrew Weil, who discusses his latest nutritional findings; and Dr. U. K. Krishna, who explains basic Ayurvedic practices for healthy living. And more. 

With its delicious, easy-to-prepare recipes and concise health information, this delightful book opens up a whole new world of tastes for us to enjoy every day and to share with family and friends. 


Condition: Good condition. 

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