"Cucina Rustica proves that you can have style and taste without spending hours in the kitchen. It is a book for today"--"Chicago Tribune""In the overcrowed field of irresistible Italian cookbooks, La Place and Kleiman have carved out a niche with food that is fresh, fast, stylish, ...--"Entertainment Weekly
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About the Author
Viana La Place is the author of numerous books on Italian cooking, including Desserts
and Sweet Snacks, Rustic Italian Style,
and Panini, Bruschetta, Crostini.
She lives in San Francisco and spends part of each year in Italy.
Evan Kleiman is the executive chef and owner of Los Angeles' enormously successful Angeli Caffe. She is the bestselling coauthor (with Viana La Place) of Pasta Fresca, Cucina Fresca,
and Cucina Rustica
. She has also authored two of her own cookbooks, Angeli Caffe Pizza Pasta Panini
and Cucina del Mare
, and is the host of GoodFood, a weekly radio show on Los Angeles National Public Radio Station.