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Nutmeg, and a touch of spice

Sharon Siddique

Nutmeg, and a touch of spice

the story of Cairnhill Road

by Sharon Siddique

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Sembawang Properties in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cairnhill Road (Singapore),
  • Singapore
    • Subjects:
    • Cairnhill Road (Singapore) -- History.,
    • Singapore -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 52).

      Other titlesStory of Cairnhill Road
      StatementSharon Siddique.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS610.9.C35 S53 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination52 p. :
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL129123M
      ISBN 10981042535X
      LC Control Number99506918
      OCLC/WorldCa45066192

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      Nutmeg is used in sweet baking, especially pumpkin pie and spice cakes, as well as being a common ingredient in Northern European sausage and stew recipes. In the South, a pinch of nutmeg is crucial to macaroni and cheese and stewed greens. Here is an exploration of the centuries-old desire for spice in food, in medicine, in magic, in religion, and in sex—and of the allure of forbidden fruit lingering in the scents of cinnamon, pepper, ginger, nutmeg, mace, and clove. We follow spices back through time, through history, myth, archaeology, and literature.


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