What Einstein Told His Cook: Kitchen Science Explained

What Einstein told his cook
By Robert L Wolke

Synopsis: “Like having a scientist at your side to answer your questions in plain, non-technical language.”—Science News

Why is red meat red? How do they decaffeinate coffee? Do you wish you understood the science of food but don’t want to plow through dry, technical books? In What Einstein Told His Cook, University of Pittsburgh chemistry professor emeritus and award-winning Washington Post food columnist Robert L. Wolke provides reliable and witty explanations for your most burning food questions, while debunking misconceptions and helping you interpret confusing advertising and labeling. A finalist for both the James Beard Foundation and IACP Awards for best food reference, What Einstein Told His Cookengages cooks and chemists alike.

Published: August 2008 | ISBN-13: 978-0393329421

Author’s Homepage: http://robertwolke.com

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