After enjoying hours just paging through the book, you will want to find the time to read it.
LOVELY photographs, wonderful recipes, nice "coffee table" type book to thumb through, or settle into your easy chair and read the family story.
Romney Steele tells the story of growing up in Big Sur, CA at her families restaurant Nepenthe.
I have made two of the cakes in the book so far and was more than pleased with the outcome. I have enjoyed reading the story about Nepenthe. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Joyce D. Hill
This book is beautifully written from the heart. The pictures of Big Sur and the use of Kaffe Fassett lovely prints make this book sumptuous. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Ann Smith
What a family and history. And the recipes are mouthwatering. I love the story telling and evolution of this book. The photos brought it home. Read morePublished 1 month ago by D. RENSHAW
Quirky Big Sur draws me into its isolated California charm, and Nepenthe, with its unique history, is pretty much the center of the Big Sur World. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Peggy Vincent
Beautiful book, gorgeous photos, wonderful recipes, and a well-told story. Highly recommend!Published 2 months ago by lisas
If you have ever been to Nepenthe, this book is a perfect gift to yourself! It's beautiful to look at, and is filled with fabulous stories and recipes that take you back to the... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Laurie Smith
A gift for my best friend who collects cookbooks. It's hard to find one she doesn't have already. We live in the West and this is an area she has visited frequently buy she didn't... Read morePublished 7 months ago by The Sensible Shopper