The Piglet

Piglet Day 13: Carmen Maria Machado Goes to Portland in Two Cookbooks

April  2, 2018

Eeek! (Or would the piggie say weeeee?!) We’re down to four books in this year’s Piglet Tournament of Cookbooks.

The first heat of round 3 has Her Body and Other Parties’s author Carmen Maria Machado judging two Portland cookbooks against each other. But will Kachka or Six Seasons take it?

Read the full judgment here.

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The Piglet—inspired by The Morning News' Tournament of Books—is where the 16 most notable cookbooks of the year face off in a NCAA-style bracketed tournament. Watch the action and weigh in on the results!


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