Give a girl a knife a memoir amy thielen on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a beautifully written food memoir chronicling one womans journey from her rural midwestern hometown to the intoxicating world of new york city fine dining and back again in search of her culinary roots before amy thielen frantically plated rings of truffled potatoes in some of new york city . Amy thielens give a girl a knife is no exception until it becomes an exception theilen was an english major and she knows how to write an anecdote and describe food for example she captures perfectly the reverence of two line cooks discussing girlfriend built sandwiches and the meaning they carry i cant believe she fried you a . About give a girl a knife before amy thielen frantically plated rings of truffled potatoes in some of new york citys finest kitchens for chefs david bouley daniel boulud and jean georges vongerichten she grew up in a northern minnesota town home to the nations largest french fry factory the headwaters of the fast food nation . Amy thielen reads an excerpt from her book give a girl a knife a memoir recounting the many struggles and support she encountered during her years of working in restaurant kitchens. Give a girl a knife made me consider a move to or at least a summer spent in rural minnesota just to be close to amy and her home kitchen ive read my fair share of chef memoirs full of heroes hard nights and militant discipline amys story is different
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