Heston's Fantastical Feasts

by J.C. Sciaccotta

28 November 2010

 

In this illustrated cookbook, Heston Blumenthal, one of the most progressive chefs of his generation, prepares six incredible new feasts inspired by history, literature and legend! Each chapter charts the realization of said feasts, with its challenges and ideas, culminating in the final tantalizing recipes. Featuring ornate illustrations by artist Tom Lane, this book contains whacked-out creations inspired by the ‘80s, Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory and more! I always wondered what Lickable Wallpaper would taste like…


//comments
//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

READ the article