Mamushka

By Olia Hercules

Original Publisher
Octopus/Mitchell Beazley
Date of publication
2015
ISBN
1616289619

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Recommended by

Nicola Miller

Editor and writer

I thought long and hard about whether such a new book should be included but having cooked solidly from it ever since means that here it is. Olia Hercules is Ukrainian and was born in Kakhovk and her book celebrates a familial rich cultural diversity, a "messy geopolitical mosaic" (her words) with its Siberian, Moldovan, Jewish, Uzbekistani and Ossetian roots. Her book and writing bear a richness that transcends these geopolitical boundaries.

Pip McCormac

Lifestyle Director at Red Magazine

Ukrainian food wasn't on my radar until this book - and now it's all I want to eat. Lots of walnuts, lots of herbs, lots of citrus. Heavenly.

Thom Eagle

Chef and writer

Opens up a totally unfamiliar (to me) cuisine. Her pickle recipes are absolutely outstanding.

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