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by Allen C. Kupfer,Joseph R. Gannascoli
A Meal to Die For is deliciously sinful and fattening. A Meal to Die For" is truly facsinating! This book is top notch. I had the honor of meeting Mr. Joseph Gannascoli in person at the Golden Age of Gangsters Convention in Chicago
A Meal to Die For is deliciously sinful and fattening. Not since I read Rex Stout’s Too Many Cooks while stuck on an Amtrak train have I been so entertained and famished at the same time. I hope Joseph Gannascoli and Allen C. Kupfer will dish up many more courses in the future. Loren Estleman, author of Nicotine Kiss. Joseph Gannascoli in person at the Golden Age of Gangsters Convention in Chicago. Mr. Gannascoli is a very nice gentleman and a huge star on the HBO television series, the Sapranos. I highly recommend this book!
A Meal to Die For book. Benny Lacoco is a food fence
A Meal to Die For book. Benny Lacoco is a food fence. A load of frozen shrimp falls off. Joseph Gannascoli is Vito, the Soprano's hitman, and it's a pleasure to read his culinary mystery featuring Benny Lacoco, a guy on the fringe of the mob who prepares a command meal for the bosses' sit down. How's that for niche? Benny's a smart guy and figures out early how to bend the rules within tolerable bounds of the mob's rightness and wrongness. Sure he fences frozen shrimp and bad olive oil, but he is loyal to those who've helped him and besides, he's a damn good cook.
Joseph R. Gannascoli, Allen C. Kupfer. Tom Doherty Associates, 28 нояб Even with the "help" of cowriter Kupfer, Gannascoli's book. Tom Doherty Associates, 28 нояб. Benny Lacoco is a "food fence". Even with the "help" of cowriter Kupfer, Gannascoli's book. Joseph R. Gannascoli is an actor who has appeared in numerous movies and is a regular on HBOs phenomenally successful TV series The Sopranos. He has been a guest on such shows as Emeril, Bobby Flay, Donnie Deutsch, and Howard Stern as well as on VH1's Celebrity Fit Club. He is also a skilled restauranteur. Allen C. Kupfer teaches at Nassau Community College.
Gannascoli, Joseph R; Kupfer, Allen C. (Allen Conrad). While preparing a ten-course meal for some of his old Mafia friends, Benny Lacoco, "the Food Fence," speculates about rumors that someone in their inner circle is preparing to turn state's evidence and enter the Witness Protection Program.
A Meal to Die For: A Culinary Novel of Crime. A Meal to Die For - Joseph R. Gannascoli. by Joseph R. Gannascoli and Allen C. This gives Benny the chance to prepare the meal of his life, A MEAL TO DIE FOR, because word has it that someone in their midst is a rat, and some things just can't be forgiven. maravedi 1Go to maravedi 1's profile, opens in a new window.
A book to die for. By Thriftbooks. com User, January 13, 2006. I bought this for my husband because he is such a big Soprano fan, but I wound up reading it in two days, loved the food, and the story, I know he will too, as will other readers. It was filled with such excitement and anticipation that I couldn't put it down. The setting is present day Brooklyn with flashbacks of Brooklyn in the "good old days". In fact, many of the places mentioned in his book brought back fond memories of my childhood. It's an adventure filled with dreams, reality and the will to overcome adversity.
Author: Gannascoli, Joseph . Kupfer, Allen C. Published: 01/10/2006. ISBN-13: 9780765314444. Featured Vendors Price Offers. Gannascoli (born February 15, 1959) is an American actor, most notable for his portrayal of Vito . Gannascoli (born February 15, 1959) is an American actor, most notable for his portrayal of Vito Spatafore on the HBO series The Sopranos. Prior to acting, Gannascoli was a professional chef. Gannascoli AkA "Joe Soup". Gannascoli in June 2011.
The conceit of this "novel" is that an actor who plays a gangster on a TV show has written a book about restaurants and cooking for mobsters. Even with the "help" of cowriter Kupfer, Gannascoli's book falls painfully short of a good read, and only qualifies as "writing" in the sense that it does have words inside, though not always grammatically correct ones. This whole mess pains me, because I think the basic premise of the book is quite good. As a professional cook, I long for great books featuring engaging chefs in compromising situations
Benny Lacoco is a "food fence".
Benny Lacoco is a "food fence". A load of frozen shrimp falls off of a truck, or perhaps a few cases of olive. What is Kobo Super Points? A loyalty program that rewards you for your love of reading. Explore rewards Explore Kobo VIP Membership.
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