Try This by Danyelle Freeman
Traveling the Globe Without Leaving the Table

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Try This is a fresh and saucy beginner’s guide to eating out in the new American food scene. The creator of the popular “Restaurant Girl” blog, Danyelle Freeman is our guide on a delectable Cook’s Tour through a multicultural landscape of delights. Hip, wise, and adventurous, this renowned restaurant world insider encourages us to revel in untried culinary experiences, from Bocadillos to Spotted Dick. After all, as Danyelle herself says, “Life is one long feast. Devour it.”

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Danyelle Freeman is the founder and editor of, a hip and accessible guide to the hottest restaurants, menus, and chefs around the country. She served as the chief restaurant critic for the New York Daily News for over two years and has been featured in various print and online publications, including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Post, and Real Simple. A graduate of Harvard College, she lives in New York City.
Published June 7, 2011 by HarperCollins e-books. 304 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Cooking. Non-fiction

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Freeman encourages readers to take chances by being upfront: “Most people won’t admit it, but half the time we don’t know what we’re eating, what we ordered, or what we might be missing because we’re too embarrassed to ask our servers or look it up.” She entices not only readers’ palate but brain...

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first introduced tea to England in 1662, and shortly thereafter the wealthy followed their royal lead") followed by lengthy paragraphs revealing Freeman's personal opinions on a full English breakfast ("I know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but the English take it a tad too far...

Jul 15 2011 | Read Full Review of Try This: Traveling the Globe...

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