Following the huge success of The Silver Spoon, this edition, adapted especially for children, presents 40 authentic, quick, wholesome and easy-to-make Italian recipes that kids aged 10 and above will love to cook and eat.
The recipes have been chosen for their simple instructions, fresh and healthy ingredients and delicious flavour, and are guaranteed to appeal to the fussiest of children. Each recipe is presented with a short introduction about the origins of the dish, fascinating facts about the ingredients and the Italian culinary culture. There is also information on seasons, ingredients and basic cooking techniques to foster a lifetime love of good food.
A specialist in the field of children's food and nutrition has selected the recipes to ensure they are well balanced, safe and perfect for children to use. The book is fully illustrated throughout, using specially commissioned illustrations to add a lively and charming feel as well as photographs of the finished dishes. The Silver Spoon for Children makes cooking fun, clear and accessible for children aged 10 and up.
About the Illustrator
Harriet Russell has contributed illustrations to a wide variety of periodicals and projects, including Jamie Oliver's School Dinners scheme, and designed covers for numerous novels, as well as writing and illustrating a series of her own books. She lives and works in London.
About the Author
Amanda Grant is a specialist in children's nutrition and cookery.
'Colorful, cleverly illustrated.' The New York Times Magazine
'The Silver Spoon for Children serves up 40 authentic, healthy recipes. . . The book's whimsical illustrations are easy to follow.' Parents Magazine
'If you're lucky, you were born with a silver spoon - the book, that is. This class Italian cookbook has just been published in a kids version, which we think is adorable. . . You'll enjoy the illustrations and cute recipe instructions.' Relish
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
For Grades: 4 - 7
Number Of Pages: 100
Published: 31st October 2009
Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 29.21 x 25.4 x 2.03
Weight (kg): 0.89
Edition Number: 1