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Welcome to Claire's: 35 Years of Recipes and Reflections from the Landmark Vegetarian Restaurant

Welcome to Claire's

By Claire Criscuolo

Published 2014

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I can never say thank you enough to everyone who has helped to make this book possible. There have been so many people who over the years have led me on this path that I love, the path that now has led to this very book.
First and foremost, I always give thanks and praise to God!

My beloved mother, Anna, passed away before this book was published, but I am grateful to know that she is forever proud of me for my work—really, an extension of her work. Her recipes, her love, her smile, memories of all the delicious smells from her kitchen, even the inflection in her voice when she would ask “Did you wash those greens thoroughly?” will be what helps to sustain me without her.