Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Anatomy of Dessert: With a Few Notes on Wine” as Want to Read:
The Anatomy of Dessert: With a Few Notes on Wine
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Anatomy of Dessert: With a Few Notes on Wine

2.86 of 5 stars 2.86  ·  rating details  ·  7 ratings  ·  2 reviews
“Filled with quirky surprises and things you would have never thought to ask, Bunyard’s celebration of fruit is endlessly entertaining.”
–Mark Kurlansky, author of Salt, Cod, and The Big Oyster

When we think of dessert, our mind’s eye sees cakes, pies, and pastries. Yet the truly creative palate imagines things even more tempting, decadent, and, yes, sinful. So claims Edward
...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published June 27th 2006 by Modern Library
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Anatomy of Dessert, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Anatomy of Dessert

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 37)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Amanda
Jan 07, 2008 Amanda rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Food lovers
This is a book about fruit. Just fruit. It was published in 1929 and is dedicated to fruit as dessert. Each chapter is based on fruit.

It's fruit.

This was really well written, I was craving fruits I don't even like while reading it. There is one section at the end about wine which made me want to go get a glass of wine. Which I did. I'm very suggestive, apparently.
Harley Gee
Very entertaining with it's high minded tone and humorous as-sides.
Ariel Braverman
Ariel Braverman marked it as to-read
Apr 11, 2015
Pamela
Pamela marked it as to-read
Feb 10, 2015
Monica
Monica marked it as to-read
Jan 26, 2015
Mollymahli
Mollymahli marked it as to-read
Jul 10, 2014
Lauren Coyle
Lauren Coyle marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2014
Scott
Scott added it
Feb 23, 2014
Grace
Grace marked it as to-read
Mar 03, 2014
Brandon
Brandon marked it as to-read
Jan 11, 2014
Annapops
Annapops marked it as to-read
Dec 26, 2013
Gabrielle
Gabrielle marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2013
Milly
Milly marked it as to-read
Dec 14, 2012
Heather
Heather marked it as to-read
Jun 19, 2012
Emily
Emily marked it as to-read
Mar 01, 2012
Blair
Blair marked it as to-read
Aug 27, 2011
Dan Hanasono
Dan Hanasono marked it as to-read
Aug 13, 2011
Tiffany Anderson
Tiffany Anderson marked it as to-read
Jul 26, 2011
Amelia Greenhall
Amelia Greenhall marked it as to-read
Apr 11, 2011
flo
flo marked it as to-read
Mar 21, 2011
Kamran
Kamran added it
Sep 21, 2010
Cathy
Cathy marked it as to-read
Oct 10, 2009
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book