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Vegetables from an Italian Garden: Season-by-Season Recipes
Vegetables from an Italian Garden
Season-by-Season Recipes
by Phaidon
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.?
Apple Cookbook
Apple Cookbook
Paperback      ISBN: 1580173896
Honey Crisp. Puritan. Fuji. Twenty-One. Rhode Island Greening. Newtown Pippin. Jerseymac. What's a cook to do with the varieties of apples appearing at supermarkets, orchards, and farmer's markets all over North America? Apples most often bring to mind sweet desserts, such as pies and cakes, but their superb texture and flavor can also be used to great effect in savory dishes. Grated, sliced, or cubed, an apple adds instant flavor without overwhelming other ingredients. APPLE COOKBOOK includes more than 150 recipes such as Breakfasts: Sausage and Apple Omelets, Apple Corn Hotcakes, and Apple Raisin Turnovers. Starters: Prosciutto Apple Wedges and Apple Cheese Spread. Soups: Black Bean and Mulligatawny. Salads: Potato Apple Salad, Apple Slaw, and Curried Chicken Salad. Side Dishes: Maple Sweet Potato Casserole and Sausage and Apple Stuffing. Entrees: Cod and Apple Curry, Beef and Apple Deep Dish Pie, and Lamb Stew. And, of course, Desserts: Apple and Raisin Deep Dish Pie, Apple Crumb Pie, Apple Cranberry Meringue Pie, Apple Sauce Tart, Hank Keenan's Peach and Apple Pie, Apple Cream Cheese Tart, French Apple Tart, and Pumpkin-Apple Pie. Top the classic Harvest Apple Pie with a slice of Vermont Cheddar cheese, and the pie still represents the best of American cooking - simple and delicious. First published in 1984, the Tastemaker Award-winning APPLE COOKBOOK has been completely revised and updated. Gene Shalit of NBC's Today Show says, "bushels of good recipes...this bounty of apple ideas is a pick of the cookbook crop."
The French Laundry Cookbook
The French Laundry Cookbook
2nd Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 1579651267
Offers one hundred and fifty recipes from the French Laundry kitchen, including "parmigiano-reggiano crisps with goat cheese mousse", "shrimp with avocado salsa", and "strawberry and champagne terrine"
Ramps: Cooking With the Best Kept Secret of the Appalachian Trail
Ramps
Cooking With the Best Kept Secret of the Appalachian Trail
Hardcover      ISBN: 098327262x
This is the only ramps-dedicated cookbook, for everyone who has ever savored this wild seasonal plant at a spring ramp festival or in a fine city restaurant and wants to bring this tasty relative of garlic and leeks into their own kitchen. Ramps have become one of the most sought-after wild-foraged plants from eastern North America, and now available overnight to any chef and home cook from coast to coast. The attractive gift book format is the same as our best-selling Good/Bad series, except that RAMPS has a vertical orientation instead of horizontal. The editors have gathered 50 mouth-watering ramp recipes and photos from well-known chefs, foragers and food bloggers across the Ramps Nation (from Georgia and Tennessee to Toronto and Quebec). In recent years, ramps have become the culinary harbinger of spring, an in vegetable celebrated in dozens of ramp festivals and special events in the Appalachian states and beyond. Gourmet, Bon Appetit, Martha Stewart, Emeril and many other big names have paid homage to the wild ramp. This ancient wild leek is finding fans far beyond its native wooded hills. RAMPS includes a brief history and lore associated with this colorful and highly aromatic plant.
The Atlas of American Artisan Cheese
The Atlas of American Artisan Cheese
Paperback      ISBN: 1933392347
Presents 345 cheesemakers in the United States, with each profile describing the cheesemaker and its history, cheeses, location, and availability.
Pizza on the Grill: 100 Feisty Fire-Roasted Recipes For Pizza & More
Pizza on the Grill
100 Feisty Fire-Roasted Recipes For Pizza & More
Paperback      ISBN: 1600850065
An innovative compilation of pizza recipes designed to be prepared on the grill features such tempting treats as Maine Event Lobster & Corn Pizza, Kung Pao Cashew Chicken Pizza, Very Cheesy Pizza, and All-American Pepperoni Pizza, as well as an assortment of tasty drink suggestions, appetizers, and salads. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Miami Spice: The New Florida Cuisine
Miami Spice
The New Florida Cuisine
Paperback      ISBN: 1563053462
Describes the new Florida cuisine that combines Latin and Caribbean cooking, and shares recipes for fritters, soups, salads, breads, sauces, fish, shellfish, poultry, meat, and desserts
The Gardener & the Grill: The Bounty of the Garden Meets the Sizzle of the Grill
The Gardener & the Grill
The Bounty of the Garden Meets the Sizzle of the Grill
Paperback      ISBN: 0762441119
Nothing says “summer
Pasta: Every Way for Every Day
Pasta
Every Way for Every Day
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789465485
Complemented by more than three hundred full-color photographs, this taste-tempting culinary celebration of pasta introduce 150 original recipes that emphasize fresh, widely available ingredients, convenience, and low-calorie, low-fat dishes.
The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook
The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook
Hardcover      ISBN: 0740791435
Blue Chair Fruit: Jam, Jelly & Marmalade is the definitive jam book of the 21st century.Bringing together a strong focus on sustainability and the seasons and on using the widest possible array of fruits and flavors, this book shows both the home and professional cook how to successfully make over 100 vivid-tasting preserves throughout the year.