Recipes in pursuit of the American Dream
I'm not sure what I admire more in this world than a tough woman. You find a high concentration of this type at La Cocina, a commercial kitchen and business incubator in San Francisco that assists low-income and mostly immigrant women in transforming their informal entrepreneurial food endeavors into legit enterprises. Their businesses are usually based on family traditions, so working on this project felt like being invited into their home kitchens. Get this book to taste their food, learn their stories, and bask in their glow.