The “cheese of kings and popes” is at the core of a mac and cheese-based recipe for salvation
An anorexia sufferer’s relationship with food is anything but simple. Hannah Howard, for example, delighted in cooking decadent foods, from braised short ribs to muffins, and never taking a single bite. While there is no single path to recovery, Hannah’s salvation came in the form of one very special roquefort mac and cheese recipe. Writing in Salon, she shares the hopeful tale of her return to health, as well as the ingredients and directions for the dish that paved the way for her peaceful self- acceptance.