Partly prompted by gastronomic curiosity and partly by sheer greed, Mr. H entered the kitchen with Mrs. H as his guide. The result is perhaps the most honest food book ever written. While exploring culinary items from pizza to pancakes, Seville orange marmalade to blancmange, they made an important discovery: there are significant differences between men and women in the kitchen. In the devastating heat of the kitchen it was the most perilous of domestic adventures, but the marriage somehow survived. Some couples climb Kilimanjaro, Mr. and Mrs. H made a pork pie.