Keyword: food

    Pure Charcuterie

    Pure Charcuterie

    The Craft and Poetry of Curing Meats at Home

    Full colour photos and illustrations

    Cured meat products arose from the need for preservation, in a time when cooking and refrigeration were not always available. Today, charcuterie is an embodiment of art in the kitchen, combining precision, …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    Invest Like You Give a Damn

    Invest Like You Give a Damn

    Make Money, Change the World, Sleep Well at Night

    You give a damn, right?

    You want your money to do good, but your pension is riddled with oil and defense companies. Besides, investing is a pain in the ass. It's tedious, and most sustainable and responsible investing books are as much fun as a root …

    related subjects: New Economies
    The Permaculture Earthworks Handbook

    The Permaculture Earthworks Handbook

    How to Design and Build Swales, Dams, Ponds, and other Water Harvesting Systems

    In the face of drought and desertification, well-designed water harvesting earthworks such as swales, ponds, and dams are the most effective way to channel water into productive use. The result can be increased food production, higher groundwater …

    Worms at Work

    Worms at Work

    Harnessing the Awesome Power of Worms with Vermiculture and Vermicomposting

    Increasingly, we want to know where our food comes from, who grows it and how it is grown, and interest in permaculture, backyard composting, and gardening in general, is growing. So how does the budding gardener ensure that the soil is healthy and …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    The Food Lover's Garden

    The Food Lover's Garden

    Growing, Cooking, and Eating Well

    Full colour photos and illustrations

    Put off by the origin-unknown, not-so-fresh, pesticide-laden offerings at the grocery store? Hungry for delicious high-quality veg and fragrant herbs, and looking to have some control over where your food comes …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    The Art of Plant-Based Cheesemaking

    The Art of Plant-Based Cheesemaking

    How to Craft Real, Cultured, Non-Dairy Cheese

    Full colour photos throughout

    As plant-based, dairy-free diets continue to expand in popularity for health and ethical reasons, cheese often becomes the "last hurdle."

    Much of what passes for non-diary "cheese" lacks the quality and depth of …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    Homegrown & Handmade - 2nd Edition

    Homegrown & Handmade - 2nd Edition

    A Practical Guide to More Self-reliant Living

    Food recalls, dubious health claims, scary and shocking ingredients in health and beauty products. Our increasingly industrialized supply system is becoming more difficult to navigate, more frightening, and more frustrating, leaving us feeling stuck …