Oysters and champagne: choice morsels from Wheeler's review

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Hale, Jan 1, 1986 - House & Home - 253 pages

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Contents

Foreword by Auberon Waugh
9
Grace Before Meat The Rev Simon Phipps
15
Waiter Sir James Laver
21
Old Comptons Fancy
27
Lay That Double Down Babe Patrick Campbell
36
Something Between Somethings Countess Veronica Peel
42
Old Comptons Fancy
53
Capers in Vinegar Monya Danischewsky
59
A Wine By Any Other Name Leonard Bernstein
139
Old Comptons Fancy
149
Camaraderie of the Vendange Stuart Ross
157
Bad Wines I Have Loved Bruce Blunt
164
Meals to Remember D B Wyndham Lewis
171
Drinking in Warm Weather Bruce Blunt
179
The Male Chauvinist Muffin Robin Baillie
185
Old Comptons Fancy
191

Spring Fermentation William Younger
64
Old Comptons Fancy
73
Tax Collector of Blessed Memory Allan Hall
80
The Gloomy Gourmet V Morley Lawson
86
Cordon Bleu Carole Walsh
95
When in Season D B Wyndham Lewis
102
Meals to Remember MajorGeneral Sir Hereward Wake
109
Pursuit of the Grape Merlin Minshall
116
Old Comptons Fancy
123
Miss Vino William Younger
131
The WellMannered Wedge Bruce Blunt
199
Wheeleeta William Younger
207
Old Comptons Fancy
217
Old Comptons Fancy
223
Gordon Glover
229
Stateside Eating Max Hastings
236
Old Comptons Fancy
242
Index of Recipes
251
Copyright

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