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The Cheesemongers Kitchen: Celebrating Cheese in 90 Recipes
The Cheesemongers Kitchen
Celebrating Cheese in 90 Recipes
Hardcover      ISBN: 0811877663

Today s specialty cheese market is booming, and many once obscure cheese varieties are now widely available. The Cheesemonger s Kitchen collects 90 delightful recipes that move cheese into a meal s starring role. Culled from chef and cheesemonger Chester Hastings s 25 years of experience, these recipes take full advantage of the varied flavors of cheese in ways both traditional and innovative. A cheese book that focuses on recipes rather than acting as a buyers guide or primer, this substantive and personal exploration accompanied by 50 color photographs plus wine pairing tips from acclaimed sommelier Brian Kalliel is a comprehensive guide to the vast world of specialty cheeses.

The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook
The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook
Hardcover      ISBN: 0740791435

Not your grandma's jam book, Blue Chair Fruit: Jam, Jelly & Marmalade is the definitive jam book of the 21st century approaching the nostalgic preserving kitchen with a modern sustainable eye. Author Rachel Saunders is the owner of the Bay Area's artisanal jam producer, Blue Chair Fruit.

Rachel Saunders's The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook is the definitive jam and marmalade cookbook of the 21st century. In addition to offering more than 100 original jam, jelly, and marmalade recipes, master jam artisan Rachel Saunders shares all of her technical preserving knowledge, as well as her unique jam maker's perspective on fruit.

Rachel combines nostalgia with a modern, sustainable approach to creating fresh and vividly flavored preserves. The recipes are divided into chapters based on the seasons, and each chapter is organized by month and type of fruit. Sample recipes include Strawberry-Marsala Jam with Rosemary, Italian Lemon Marmalade, and Early Girl Tomato Jam.

More than 100 stunning photographs by Sara Remington illustrate each part of the preserving process--from the different stages of cooking to testing for doneness to the final canning stage. Each recipe includes an approximate yield and a suggested shelf life, in addition to details on recommended equipment, including Rachel's beloved copper jam pot. The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook gives all measurements by weight rather than volume, making it the most exact and reliable American jam book on the market. More than 20 recipe variations are provided, along with detailed information about common and rare fruits, hybrid varieties, and flavor combinations. Nothing is left to chance or overlooked; Rachel explains every aspect of jam and marmalade making in step-by-step detail. The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook is a one-of-a-kind, must-have resource for home and professional cooks alike.
Squash & Zucchini: Pumpkin, Butternut, Musk, Hokkaido, and Zucchini
Squash & Zucchini
Pumpkin, Butternut, Musk, Hokkaido, and Zucchini
Hardcover      ISBN: 0764337793

Try wonderful squash and zucchini dishes throughout the year-from the summery, delicate flavors of the zucchini to the robust, mature qualities of autumn and winter squash. Thirty-five recipes ranging from soups, casseroles, and quiche to strudel and muffins show the diversity of these wonderful ingredients. With preparation tips and everything you ever wanted to know about squash and zucchini, this colorful cookbook includes recipes like cream of butternut soup served in a squash vessel and savory zucchini fritters. There are dishes here for every season and every palate. Enjoy baking, stuffing, pureeing, and even pickling a tasty variety of squash and zucchini.

Pasta: Every Way for Every Day
Pasta
Every Way for Every Day
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789465485

The 150 original recipes in this book offer delicious and convenient dishes for people looking for healthy foods.

Vegetables from an Italian Garden: Season-By-Season Recipes
Vegetables from an Italian Garden
Season-By-Season Recipes
Hardcover      ISBN: 0714861170
Vegetles from an Italian Garden features 400 delicious recipes showcasing over 40 different kinds of vegetles newly collected by the editors behind the classic Italian cooking bible, The Silver Spoon. Authentic and easy-to-use, the book will reveal how Italians use vegetles year-round to prepare simple yet crowd-pleasing dishes.

The book is organized by season in four color-coded sections (Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter) to help you conveniently browse for recipes by time of year. Each season is subdivided into chapters for different vegetles highlighting best-known varieties, appearance, storage and preparation and everything you need to know to maximize flavor and nutritional content. It even includes information on how to plant and harvest each vegetle in your own home garden.

Then come the recipes Each season includes approximately 100 recipes organized further by main vegetle ingredient. For example for Spring, the book reveals how to utilize the best of the season's bounty with main ingredients including Spinach, Swiss Chard, Wild Greens, Artichokes, Asparagus, Fava Beans, Peas, Radishes, Avocados, Onions and Belgian Endive.

Offering something for everyone, two-thirds of the recipes are vegetarian, and the remaining third feature beef, chicken, pork or fish as co-stars and are coded with unique symbols to make pleasing any dietary preference easy. As stated in the book's introduction by the Editors, ?Italian cuisine is by no means vegetarian, but vegetles play an important and integral role to every meal.?
Rosalind Creasy's Recipes From The Garden: 200 Exciting Recipes from the Author of the Complete Book of Edible Landscaping
Rosalind Creasy's Recipes From The Garden
200 Exciting Recipes from the Author of the Complete Book of Edible Landscaping
Hardcover      ISBN: 0804837686

Readers can celebrate the incredible falvours of garden-fresh vegetables, fruits and herbs with this collection of recipes from the pioneer of the 'edible landscaping' movement. There are nearly 200 modern and traditional recipes from around the world, perfect for the gardener, the vegetarian and the meat-eater alike.

Squash: A Country Garden Cookbook
Squash
A Country Garden Cookbook
Hardcover      ISBN: 0002553465
Vegetables
Vegetables
Hardcover      ISBN: 0688146589

A collection of over 300 recipes using vegetables, with an encyclopaedic introduction covering topics such as vegetable varieties, uses, selection, preparation, and storage.

Fast, Fresh, & Green: More Than 90 Delicious Recipes for Veggie Lovers
Fast, Fresh, & Green
More Than 90 Delicious Recipes for Veggie Lovers
Paperback      ISBN: 0811865665

This new bible for all things vegetable from Fine Cooking's Vegetable Queen is ideal for the millions of eaters who want to get the recommended five to nine servings of fruits and greens into their daily diet. Susie Middleton shares her love of healthful, delicious veggies with a guide to shopping for and cooking delectable meatless meals, including such delights as Spinach with Shallots and Parmigiano and Roasted Eggplant, Bell Pepper, and Fresh Basil Salad. More than 100 recipes for appetizers, snacks, entrees, and side dishes, many of them vegan, make Fast, Fresh & Green an excellent resource for vegetarians and omnivores.

Ripe: The Search for the Perfect Tomato
Ripe
The Search for the Perfect Tomato
Hardcover      ISBN: 1582434263

Describes the history of tomatoes, their importance to cultures around the world, the plight of migrant laborers, and the journey of a typical tomato from field to table.