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Dec 7, 2001 11:22 PM


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Partially because of Christmas giving and also for other reasons, would appreciate recommendations for books in three categories:

1. New Orleans related cookbooks.

2. Guides for first time New Orleans visitors which cover food, whether exclusively or not.

3. Books on food in New Orleans for the serious foodie.


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  1. One of my favorites is "Breakfast at Brennan's and Dinner Too". It has most of the reciepes from Brennans plus a lot of history on the Brennan family. The quality is excellent plus I've tried many of the receipes and they really work! Mind you, this is Creole, not Cajun. Cost's $27.50; call (504) 525-9713 or fax (504) 525-2302. Hard cover, glossy paper, great gift. As for your other questions, I think your best source is this website.
    Happy Holidays,