Gastronomy is the study of food and culture, with a particular focus on gourmet cuisine.

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Eat a Peach
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
The Physiology of Taste: Or, Meditations on Transcendental Gastronomy
It Must've Been Something I Ate: The Return of the Man Who Ate Everything
The Man Who Ate Everything
Heat: An Amateur's Adventures as Kitchen Slave, Line Cook, Pasta-Maker, and Apprentice to a Dante-Quoting Butcher in Tuscany
The Flavor Bible: The Essential Guide to Culinary Creativity, Based on the Wisdom of America's Most Imaginative Chefs
Salt: A World History
Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking
Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat
The Art of Eating
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life

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225 books — 46 voters
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13 books — 2 voters

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Epicurious' Best Cookbooks of 2010
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Global Citizenship: Food
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Not every change is so subtle. There are chefs in Rome taking the same types of risks other young cooks around the world are using to bend the boundaries of the dining world. At Metamorfosi, among the gilded streets of Parioli, the Columbian-born chef Roy Caceres and his crew turn ink-stained bodies into ravioli skins and sous-vide egg and cheese foam into new-age carbonara and apply the tools of the modernist kitchen to create a broad and abstract interpretation of Italian cuisine. Alba Esteve ...more
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