Erin Gleeson, New York Times bestselling author, celebrates the cuisines of France, Portugal, Spain, and Italy with a gorgeously illustrated cookbook and 100 vegetarian recipes that will transport you to the Mediterranean coast.
For years, Forest Feast
readers have been transported to Erin Gleeson’s picturesque cabin in the woods through her stunning photography of magical gatherings and vibrant vegetarian cooking. Now, Gleeson transports readers to Europe, with recipes inspired by her exploration of the cultures and cuisines of France, Portugal, Spain, and Italy during an extended family trip.
Reimagining the flavors and signature dishes of this part of the Mediterranean, Gleeson presents 100 vegetarian recipes for creating effortless, unforgettable meals. Recipes include:
- Cherry-Port Cocktail
- Spicy Melon Salad
- Burst Tomatoes & Torn Mozzarella
- Pomegranate Stuffed Avocados
- Cacio e Pepe Spaghetti Salad
- Pappardelle with Brussels Sprouts
- Stuffed Cherry Peppers
- Snap Pea Paella
- And dozens more!
Gleeson and her family traveled to Europe as a vacation and so she could do research. She says in her introduction, “I returned with new ideas, recipes, and a revitalized view of my life at home. One of the resounding lessons I’ve brought back is of slowing down to enjoy my meals.” With the recipes she offers here, you and your family, and guests, will want to slow down and savor every ingredient and flavor of your delicious vegetarian meals.
Filled with atmospheric images of coastal villages, charming watercolor illustrations, and mouthwatering food photography, The Forest Feast Mediterranean
is an irresistible escape from the everyday, no matter where you might live.
Erin Gleeson is the author, illustrator, and photographer behind the New York Times bestselling cookbook The Forest Feast, The Forest Feast for Kids, The Forest Feast Gatherings, The Forest Feast Mediterranean, and the popular blog of the same name. Gleeson also teaches photography in continuing studies at Stanford University. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, the Kitchn, Design*Sponge, Food52, InStyle, Country Living, Better Homes and Gardens, Bon Appétit, and Saveur, and appears in a line of stationery products from Abrams Noterie that includes journals, art prints, and calendars. Gleeson lives in a cabin in the woods in Northern California, where she creates simple and delicious vegetarian recipes, inspired by her weekly farm box.
“A gem of a cookbook that will give you a complete sense of wanderlust. Erin Gleeson’s signature illustrations make her recipes not only easy to follow, but a complete joy to create.”
— Jeanine Donofrio
“Erin Gleeson has captured the very essence of the Mediterranean with her exquisite photographs and watercolors. This book is a must-have for anyone who loves adventure and food.”
— Sonja Overhiser
“Erin Gleeson’s invitation to join her family as they travel from table to table across the Mediterranean—sharing beautiful local meals and inspiring travel stories along the way—is an adventure you won’t want to miss!”
— Ali Martin