The Khaki Kook Book

Read by Clarica

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We cannot ignore the fact that we must eat, and that much as we dislike to acknowledge it, we are compelled to think a great deal about filling our stomachs. This is especially true these days, when prices have soared and soared and taken along with them, far out of the reach of many of us, certain articles of food which we heretofore have always felt were quite necessary to us.

About ten years ago the idea of writing a little cook book had its birth. We were in Almora that summer. Almora is a station far up in the Himalayas, a clean little bazaar nestles at the foot of enclosing mountains. Dotting the deodar-covered slopes of these mountains are the picturesque bungalows of the European residents, while towering above and over all are the glistening peaks of the eternal snows.

The people of India since Vedic times have eaten curry and always will. (Excerpt from text) (1 hr 52 min)


Preface 13:17 Read by Clarica
Curry 22:17 Read by Clarica
Savory Dishes from Other Countries 20:01 Read by Clarica
Split Peas or Dal 4:28 Read by Clarica
Rice 11:19 Read by Clarica
Bujeas 4:46 Read by Clarica
Breads 5:55 Read by Clarica
Pickles and Chutneys 2:21 Read by Clarica
Chutney 3:57 Read by Clarica
Most Everything 24:18 Read by Clarica