The Hamptons: Food, Family, and History

by Ricky Lauren

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9781118293270
  • ISBN-10: 1118293274
  • Pages: 256
  • Publication Date: 04/06/2012
  • Carton Quantity: 8

About the book

Fresh, seasonal recipes that perfectly evoke the relaxed luxury of the Hamptons

Combining food with her memories of raising a family in New York's legendary Hamptons, Ricky Lauren's The Hamptons perfectly captures the lifestyle—plus the rich history—of America's most exclusive resort. Written by Ricky Lauren, who is an accomplished author, photographer, and artist, this lush and evocative book is packed with delicious recipes, beautiful photographs, and original watercolors that paint a picture of the Hamptons life.

  • Includes approximately 100 healthy, fresh, seasonal recipes
  • Features tips and advice on entertaining in true Hamptons style and simplicity
  • Offers a glimpse into the life of a beloved family, with archival photos and personal snapshots of the Laurens

About the author
Ricky Lauren

Ricky Lauren is the wife of famed designer Ralph Lauren, and is an accomplished author, photographer, and artist. She is also a psychotherapist and holds a graduate degree from Columbia University's Teachers' College. Lauren has published three previous books: Ricky Lauren Cuisine, Lifestyle, and Legend of the Double RL Ranch, which was inspired by the Lauren family's ranch in Colorado, My Island, which explored Lauren's experiences in Jamaica, and Safari, a photographic essay of her travels across the African continent.


"Intimate, fun, and full of tasty offerings, readers will adopt many of these recipes and make their own family memories." (Publishers Weekly, April 2012)

‘Perfectly captures the lifestyle of America’s most exclusive resort…combines tips and advice on the classic style, plus delicious recipes that offer a glimpse into the life of a well-loved family.’  (Essential Kitchen, Bathroom, Bedroom Magazine, July 2012)