Marshall Field’s Frango Chocolate Cookbook, 1988: Hard cover book with dust jacket, both in as-if-new condition. Definitely gift quality. Copyright held by Marshall Field & Company. Published by Contemporary Books, Inc., Chicago, in 1988. “Frango” was the premium mint chocolate sold by the department stores beginning in the 1930s. It was also used in the Field’s restaurants very fancy desserts. This cookbook has the recipes for many of those fancy desserts–along with fabulous photographs of them. It also has the true history of Frango chocolates.
Note: Since Macy’s bought out Marshall Field’s, you can now buy Frango chocolates at Macy’s. You can also get them on-line at Amazon!
Recipes include desserts like Frango Truffle Torte, Frango Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Marshall Field’s Famous Frango Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Pie. Don’t forget to click on “Recipes” at the top of the VintageCookbook.com Homepage. You’ll find one great recipe from many of the great antique and vintage cookbooks, including Marshall Field’s Frango Chocolate Cookbook!