Cute Yummy Time by La Carmina


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CUTE YUMMY TIME
70 Recipes for the Cutest Food You'll Ever Eat

Written, photographed and illustrated by La Carmina
Published by Perigee Books / Penguin Group USA
Released worldwide October 6, 2009

Book Tour included NYC, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Los Angeles.

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Cute Yummy Time was recommended by the Washington Post in its holiday cookbook guide. Press includes Today Show TV appearance, The Guardian, LA Times, The New Yorker and Village Voice (see all press here.)

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Description: Enter the magical world of Cute Yummy Time, where simple pancakes become adorable koalas, grilled cheese sandwiches become hippos, and lemon tarts look like puppies.

The Japanese cult of kawaii ("ka-why-ee," or all things cute) has spread to every aspect of living - including food. Japan's newest trend: school lunches dolled up as adorable creatures. They're feast for the eyes, but not all the ingredients may be familiar to Western palates.

Cute Yummy Time thinks outside the bento box, sharing more than 70 recipes for making food "so cute, you could just eat it." Using familiar and nutritious foods, author La Carmina shows you how to easily turn even the most mundane meal into a squeal-worthy sensation.

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(All photos and illustrations are by the young author, La Carmina.)

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La Carmina is the author of three books on Japanese pop culture and food. She contributes articles on travel to major media, and blogs obsessively about Harajuku street style on www.lacarmina.com. For more about the author, check out her biography.

You can view more photos of cute food submitted by readers on the Cute Yummy Time blog.

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MORE INFORMATION

+ BLOG: La Carmina's cute food projects
+ VIDEOS: cute cooking demos, Goth cooking show and more
+ La Carmina's Crazy Wacky Theme Restaurants: Tokyo book



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