"Carolina Doriti stirs an obviously deep knowledge of the Greek landscape into every dish she lovingly and generously prepares. To have captured the traditional soul of the Greek table and to give it a breath of fresh air is a beautiful thing." – Diane Kochilas, author and presenter of My Greek Table
"A sun-kissed, glorious book you’ll want to jump headfirst into – delectable and refreshing like a dip in the Mediterranean Sea." – Itamar Srulovich, Honey & Co
A beautiful, enticing cookbook rooted in tradition and love for the land, its history and ingredients.
Evoking a strong sense of place, this vibrant book shines a spotlight on local produce and traditional techniques. Carolina Doriti reveals the defining characteristics of Greek food, set against the irresistible backdrop of the mainland and islands. Through these pages explore Mediterranean dishes and flavor combinations in depth, and immerse yourself in Greek cuisine.
Salt of the Earth is the ultimate celebration of the food and flavors of Greece from one of its most forward-thinking and historically knowledgeable cooks.
About the Author
Carolina Doriti was born in Athens. She has worked as a chef, recipe developer, restaurant consultant, and food journalist, and is the culinary producer of the USA TV series My Greek Table presented by Diane Kochilas. Carolina is also the Athens bureau chief for Culinary Backstreets, a company that runs gastronomy tours around the world.