The Art of Killing Well

The Art of Killing Well

Marco Malvaldi

Nothing may possibly please a chef greater than an opportunity to benefit the secrets and techniques of a Baron's fort kitchen. Having travelled the size and breadth of the rustic compiling his masterpiece, The technological know-how of Cooking and The paintings of consuming Well, Pellegrino Artusi relishes the chance of some quiet days and a boar hunt within the Tuscan hills.

But his peace is short-lived. A physique is located within the fort cellar, and the neighborhood inspector reveals himself baffled by way of an eccentric array of aristocratic suspects. while the baron himself turns into the objective of a moment homicide try, Artusi realises he might have to stick to his infallible nostril to aid locate the wrongdoer.

Marco Malvaldi serves up an impossible to resist dish spiced with mischief and intrigue, and sweetened with classical beauty and wit. His stroke of genius is to convey Italy's first cookery author to existence during this such a lot pleasing of homicide mysteries.

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