Hallelujah! the Welcome TableDownloadable Audiobook - 2004
Throughout Maya Angelou's life, from her childhood in Stamps, Arkansas, to her world travels as a bestselling writer, good food has played a central role. Preparing and enjoying homemade meals provides a sense of purpose and calm, accomplishment and connection. Now in "Hallelujah! The Welcome Table", Angelou shares memories pithy and poignant, and the recipes that helped to make them both indelible and irreplaceable. Maya Angelou is renowned in her wide and generous circle of friends as a marvelous chef. Her kitchen is a social center. From fried meat pies, chicken livers, and beef Wellington to caramel cake, bread pudding, and chocolate éclairs, the one hundred-plus recipes included here are all tried and true, and come from Angelou's heart and her home. "Hallelujah! The Welcome Table" is a stunning collaboration between the two things Angelou loves best: writing and cooking.
Publisher: [Santa Ana, Calif.] : Books on Tape, 2004.