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#66: Chicken Soup for the Soul: Food and Love

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Food and Love will stir up those delectable feelings and memories that certain aromas and tastes always bring. Readers will relish in the succulent and tasty stories on how love and food together played a flavorful part in life, leaving them with a divine aftertaste and a pungent yearning to read more.
  • Paperback: 416 pages
  • Publisher: Chicken Soup for the Soul; Original edition (November 22, 2011)
  • ISBN: 9781935096788
My Opinion:
If you have been reading my blog a while then you know how much I like the Chicken Soup series.  If you're new, let me tell you how much I love this series. A lot! I always reach for a book from this series when I am feeling my lowest. Yes, I have bad days like everyone else, and these stories always pick me up. It doesn't even have to be relevant to my situation, it's just nice hearing inspirational stories of strength, faith, love, respect and perseverance.
Food and Love didn't disappoint either. The best part is, the food lover in me got recipes! And you know I had to pick one to try. Tonight we tried the Cauliflower in Spicy Tomato Sauce.
MMM... 
It accompanied other things, but we'll focus on this dish from the book. 
It was an Indian flavor, which is my absolute favorite! It wasn't very hard to make at all, and it tasted delicious. My only criticism is to cook the veggies a tad longer than required in the book, but it's also per taste.
I think food lovers will enjoy the book for the recipes and the great stories that are all food related.
I definitely recommend!


5/5


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Recommend? Yes.


DISCLAIMER: I won my copy. I was not compensated for my opinion or this post.

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