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.
Tofu has long been at the fringes of acceptability as a food in America. The America palate just wasn't ready to completely embrace it--that is, until now. With a clear-cut mandate by the American public for less fat-saturated foods, America's love affair with tofu has just begun. Those cute little tubs of white bean curd can now be found in almost every major supermarket chain in the United States along with tofu-based ice cream, tofu burger mix, tofu franks, and tofu pizza.Here, then, is the definitive book for people who want to use tofu in their everyday lives, but just don't know how. The Tofu Book: The New American Cuisine provides all the essential information you need to make tofu part of your balanced diet. Its highly illustrated text covers tofu's rich and celebrated past, explains why tofu is good for you, tells you how you to shop for and store tofu, and even how to make it at home. It also provides a wide range of recipes, including hundreds of delicious and nutritious ideas for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Written by John Paino, founder and president of Nasoya Foods, and Lisa Messinger, health columnist and author, The Tofu Book is the only guide you and your family will need to make that all important move to the wonderful world of tofu.
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.
Pasta for All Seasons is filled with brilliantly creative ideas, from homey Autumn Harvest Lasagna or Ziti with Winter Vegetables to an elegant Fusilli with garlic, figs, and rosemary.
A guide for cooks who love using fresh herbs combines full-color photographs with recipes for a variety of honeys, teas, oils, and spices that contribute to such recipes as Carrot Soup with Onion and Dill Cream, Leg of Lamb with Rosemary and Mustard Glaze.
A professional pastry chef for twenty years, Janice Feuer has translated delicious, traditional American and French bakery and sweet favorites into healthier, sugar-free alternatives while maintaining the excellent taste, lightness, texture, and appearance one would expect in fine baked goods.
Everyday favorites to celebration specialties are included, from the classic American Beauty Apple Pie, Cranapplenut Muffins, and Cinnamon Swirl Raisin Bread to the rich, tempting Black Forest Torte, Stawberry Custard Cake, and Raspberry Cream Roll.
Now with a revolutionary gluten-free pizza dough recipe, Pizza on the Grill just got a whole lot better. The original edition has been the best-selling grilled pizza book since it was published in 2008. Just when you thought it couldn't get any better, this brand-new edition makes pizza accessible to those who have to -- or want to --cut out gluten from their diet. Bigger and better, this expanded edition includes step-by-step instructions for working with regular and gluten-free pizza dough.
Pizza and Grilling -- a sure-fire combination. Americans love pizza and Americans love to grill. Put them together and you have your own at-home version of a wood-oven pizza, straight from your gas or charcoal grill. In this expanded edition of Pizza on the Grill, you get a delicious, easy-to-work-with gluten-free dough, 10 new creative recipes along with all the original to-die-for recipes for kid-friendly, dessert, and knock-your-socks-off pizzas--plus nibbles & noshes, and more.
Addictively delicious pizzas to satisfy every craving. You can stick with the classics and fire up All-American Pepperoni Pizza or Very Cheesy Pizza, or indulge yourself with Kung Pao Cashew Chicken Pizza. Explore new culinary shores with Smokin' Salmon Pizza and Day after Thanksgiving Pizza or have a field day at the farmer's market and enjoy Fire-Roasted Veggie Pizza and Pumpkin Palooza Pizza.
Pizza isn't just for dinner anymore. Surprise and delight your brunch guests with Artichoke Benedict Pizza, or serve up a memorable ending to your meal with Caramelized Pear and Roasted Walnut Pizza, Orange Chocolate Truffle Dessert Pizza, or the new heart-shaped Sweetheart Pizza. Authors Elizabeth Karmel and Bob Blumer give you the goods you need to make perfect pizza every time, whether you own a gas or charcoal grill. Wine pairings and other beverage suggestions as well as tasty nibbles and salads round out the book.
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.
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.
'Cheese Essentials' provides a comprehensive overview in a convenient guidebook format. It acquaints readers with the cheese fundamentals: the different kinds of milk used, information on rinds and mould, and tips on cooking with cheese.