Audrey at Home: Memories of My Mother's Kitchen by Luca Dotti

By Luca Dotti

New York Times Bestseller

Enter Audrey Hepburn’s inner most international during this precise New York Times bestselling biography compiled via her son that mixes reminiscences, anecdotes, excerpts from her own correspondence, drawings, and recipes for her favourite dishes written in her personal hand, and greater than 250 formerly unpublished own kinfolk photographs.

Audrey at Home deals enthusiasts an remarkable examine the mythical big name, bringing jointly the various elements of her existence throughout the meals she loved—from her early life in Holland in the course of global battle II, to her time in Hollywood as an actress and in Rome as a spouse and mom, to her ultimate years as a philanthropist touring the area for UNICEF.

Here are fifty recipes that mirror Audrey’s existence, set within the context of a selected time, together with Chocolate Cake with Whipped Cream—a occasion of liberation in Holland on the finish of the warfare; Penne alla Vodka—a favourite home-away-from-home dish in Hollywood; Turkish-style Sea Bass—her romance with and next marriage to Andrea Dotti; Boeuf à l. a. Cuillère—Givenchy’s favourite dish, which she’d arrange whilst he’d stopover at her in Switzerland; and Mousse au Chocolat—dinner on the White condominium. Audrey additionally enjoyed the fundamentals: Spaghetti al Pomodoro was once an all-time favourite, fairly while returning domestic from her travels, as used to be a dish of fine vanilla ice cream. each one recipe is followed by means of step by step directions, together with diversifications and practise counsel, anecdotes approximately Audrey and her existence, and a poignant choice of images and memorabilia.

Audrey at Home is a private scrapbook of Audrey’s international and the issues she enjoyed best—her teenagers, her associates, her pets. it's a existence that unfolds via nutrients, photos, and intimate vignettes in a cosmopolitan and beautiful booklet that may be a needs to for Audrey Hepburn enthusiasts and nutrients lovers.

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