A Kitchen Witch's Cookbook

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Llewellyn Publications, 1994 - Cooking - 369 pages
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This cauldron of culinary magic forever banishes the ordinary in eating. A Kitchen Witch's Cookbookby Patricia Telesco combines over 300 carefully selected recipes with bewitching information that will change your approach to cooking, whether you are the chef for yourself, your family, or a roomful of friends.

A Kitchen Witch's Cookbookcombines delicious and easy-to-make recipes that span the globe and the centuries. You can use these wonderful dishes for any occasion. You can use a different recipe almost every day of the year and not repeat.

More than a listing of recipes, A Kitchen Witch's Cookbookenables you to use the foods you make to nurture your own magical goals or one provided in the book. Each ingredient's essential magical nature has been carefully considered and combined for a purpose. Here you will discover that apples are good to encourage peace, love, health, and earth magic, while apricots are ideal for romance. Brussels sprouts help in matters of endurance, tenacity, and stability, while horseradish can be used for protection or fiery energy. Over 110 foods are described, from alfalfa sprouts to yogurt.

Every chapter includes some of the tastiest foods you've ever experienced, including:

* Amuletic Appetizers
* Blessed Breadstuffs
* Charmed Cheese
* Enchanted Eggs
* Divine Desserts
* Mystical Meats
* Spellbound Salads
* Visionary Vegies

Mystical and magical lore peppered throughout this book includes how your kitchen utensils are magical tools.

A Kitchen Witch's Cookbookis about making every aspect of your life magical. If you follow a spiritual way of life, or if you just like good food, get this book.


Mercy Bread from Arabia. Oat apricot muffins for forgiveness rituals. Mustard Sauce of Valor for fire festivals. Apricot Fricassee for initiation rituals. These are just a few of the 300 recipes you'll find in A Kitchen Witch's Cookbookby Patricia Telesco.

More than a collection of recipes, A Kitchen Witch's Cookbookweds modern ingredients and utensils with potent traditional preparations for a truly magical resource. Whether in the sacred space of the hearthstone, or anywhere cooking takes you, your meal preparation experience can be both creative and consuming as you sample the helpful hints, superb resources, and fascinating lore in A Kitchen Witch's Cookbook.

From food preparation to mealtime presentation, the goal of this book is to make your world more magical. You'll learn measurement conversions, alternative ingredients, magical correspondences with foods, and appropriate dishes for a wide variety of rituals, celebrations, and festivals.

* Gain insight into how creative personal magic can be ? not only at festivals, but in daily life
* Use these recipes for everyday cooking
* Attain a refreshing historical perspective on the diversity and "flavor" of magic
* Create new approaches to magic at little expense

A Kitchen Witch's Cookbook provides step-by-step instruction for transforming meals into manifestations of your magical life. Get your copy today.

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What a great book full of history family and recipes. Everything is from scratch whole organic fresh food made with is just the way I like to cook. Thanks so much for this wonderful piece. I am lucky to have it added to my collection. Read full review

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This is one of my absolute favorite books in my magickal collection. Filled with terrific and fun recipes and interesting information! I would definitely suggest this to a friend. Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Trish Telesco is a professional author with more than 50 metaphysical titles on the market.

Trish considers herself a kitchen witch whose love of folkore (and a bit of Strega) flavor every spell and ritual. Her strongest beliefs lie in following personal vision, being tolerant of other traditions, making life an act of worship, and being the magic!

Trish travels minimally twice per month to give lectures and workshops around the country. She has appeared on several television segments and maintains a strong, visible presence in the public through journals like Circle Network News, and on the internet through popular sites like Witchvox.com, her home page, and her Yahoo! Clu

Her current pet projects include supporting pagan land funds and coordinating spiritually oriented tours to Europe.

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