Dinner & A Book: The Sun Also Rises

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About This Episode

Episode #710

 The Sun Also rises is considered the first great novel by Ernest Hemingway. Set in France and Spain, a group of American and English expatriates, scarred by the effects of World War I, follow the action of the bull fight festival in Pamplona, Spain. The novel has undercurrents of suppressed emotion and hidden values.

Original Airdate:
November 10, 2007
Last Re-airdate:
June 2, 2008

The Book

The Sun Also Rises
By Ernest Hemingway

The Menu


White Asparagus with homemade mayonnaise
Patatas Bravas
Cumin-Flavored Carrot Salad
Cubes of cheese marinated in olive oil and rosemary
Asparagus wrapped in proscuitto
A bowl of almonds and a bowl of Spanish olives

Episode Resources

  1. Patatas BravasRecipe

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