The New Food Lover's Companion
Comprehensive Definitions of Nearly 6000 Food, Drink, and Culinary Terms
3rd Edition Paperback ISBN: 0764112589
This culinary reference contains some 6,000 entries on subjects related to food and drink, encompassing foods from around the world, cooking techniques, meat cuts, kitchen utensils, wine, and cocktail terms. There are 68 pages of appendices, covering everything from ingredient equivalents to consum
White House Cookbook
Paperback ISBN: 0471347523
The most tasteful text to come out of the White House in the last 100 years, The White Cookbook arrives just in time for the 1996 presidential election. The original 19th-century American standard (first sold through the Sears Roebuck catalog), this edition has been modified for today's tastes and health and time constraints.
The Gallery of Regrettable Food
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0609607820
A hilarious collection of photographs, illustrations, food ads, recipes, and culinary miscellany from classic American cookbooks of the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s presents a horrible array of the "best of the worst" dishes from the period, including such treats as 7-Up Cottage Cheese Pancakes. 35,000 first printing.
The New Food Lover's Tiptionary
More Than 6,000 Food and Drink Tips, Secrets, Shortcuts, and Other Things Cookbooks Never Tell You
Paperback ISBN: 0060935707
An alphabetical culinary guide furnishes more than 4,500 tips and shortcuts on hundreds of subjects, including cooking techniques, kitchen equipment, food substitutions, labeling, measuring, foods and beverages, and more. Original.
A Cook's Tour
In Search of the Perfect Meal
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 1582341400
From Japan where he eats traditional Fugu, a poisonous blowfish that can only be prepared by specially licensed chefs, to a delectable snack with the Viet Cong in the Mecong Delta, a fascinating book follows the author, who combines his two greatest passions--cooking and travelling, as he embarks on a quest around the world to find the ultimate meal.
A Memoir of the Senses
Paperback ISBN: 0060930179
A best-selling novelist offers a combination of memoir and meditation that explores the nature of the passionate life, especially the delights of food and sex, and includes family recipes, musings on aphrodisiacs, poems, retellings of ancient tales, and more. Reprint. Tour.
Tender at the Bone
Growing Up at the Table
Paperback ISBN: 0767903382
A national bestseller penned by a renowned New York Times restaurant critic explores her intimate relationship with food, begun at an early age, and even includes several favorite recipes. Reprint. $50,000 ad/promo. Tour.