Recipes from the Kitchen of the American Academy of Rome
Hardcover ISBN: 1936941023
"Even if you haven't landed one of the coveted internships in the kitchen at the American Academy in Rome, you can have a behind-the-scenes tutorial in the way that pastas and sauces are made in its kitchen. The recipes in Pasta are arranged in the same order as the interns are taught to make them, from simple to more complex, and are organized in the way Italians think about pasta, not only as fresh or dry, but by the base of the sauces (oil-, tomato-, meat-, and vegetable). Even the most sophisticated cooks will be intrigued by Chef Chris Boswell's engaging notes that explain what makes the flavors work together, why and how the sauces work with the pastas, and what makes a dish not only great, but unforgettable."--
Easy Tasty Italian
Add Some Magic to Add to Your Everyday Food
Hardcover ISBN: 1402780559
With a unique voice, Laura Santtini combines the practical, magical, and delicious in a visually stunning guide to everyday Italian cooking. Santtini's approach to harvesting the power of umami (the savory component in cooking) will have flavor bombs” going off in the kitchen. Flavor bombs” are simple variations on classic recipes that produce unforgettable taste sensations: a sage leaf and slice of Parma ham give soul to bland veal scallopine, and the twist in melanzane alla parmigiana is generous layers of grated Parmesan and 100% cacao powder. Simple, original, and unexpected, this daring collection shows how to master the classics-and move beyond them to create something original.
Real Italian Food: Ingredients & Recipes
Hardcover ISBN: 1848094205
Taking different elements of Italian cooking and exploring their origin and provenance, the author intends to explode myths and expound facts surrounding some of the key ingredients in Italian cooking. He also includes 100 delicious recipes.
Essential Cooking/Cucina Essenziale
Hardcover ISBN: 1862053979
Stefano Cavallini is one of the most talented and original young Italian chefs cooking in London today. At his Michelin-starred restaurant, Stefano Cavallini at the Halkin, he creates modern Italian dishes with focus and precision. His approach is bold and concentrated—flavors are exquisitely intense, yet the overall effect is light and perfectly balanced. In Cucina Essenziale, Cavallini presents his signature dishes, including a selection of step-by-step "masterclass" recipes that demonstrate key techniques. Among the recipes, which range from antipasti to dolci, are a Salad of Fois Gras with Baby Spinach and Balsamic Vinegar; Eggplant and Taleggio Ravioli with Butter and Pine Nuts; Leg of Lamb with Artichoke Sauce and Roast Potatoes; and a Lemon Mousse with Thyme Syrup. Elegantly designed and filled with color photos, Cucina Essenziale offers a fresh look at authentic Italian cooking.