The Fonio Cookbook: An Ancient Grain Rediscovered (Hardcover)
About the Author
Author: Pierre Thiam, known for his advocacy of West African cuisine, is a celebrated chef, restaurateur, and cookbook author. His books, Yolele! Recipes from the Heart of Senegal and Senegal: Modern Senegalese Recipes from the Source to the Bowl, were IACP and James Beard finalists, respectively. His TED GLOBAL talk on the subject of fonio in November 2017 has received more than 1.1 million views. He also shared his love of Senegalese food with the late Anthony Bourdain on CNN's Parts Unknown, Season 7. Pierre is the Executive Chef and co-owner of Teranga at The Africa Center in New York, the Executive Chef of Nok by Alara in Lagos, Nigeria, and the Signature Chef of Teranga Lounge at the five-star Pullman Hotel in Dakar, Senegal. Photographer: Adam Bartos is an internationally-known photographer whose work is included in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, and others.