Julia's Kitchen Wisdom
Essential Techniques and Recipes from a Lifetime of Cooking
ISBN10: 0375711856 ISBN13: 9780375711855 Contributors: Nussbaum, David (Contributor) Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Jun 23 2009 Pages: 135 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 6.75" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
In this indispensable volume of kitchen wisdom, Julia Child gives home cooks the answers to their most pressing kitchen questions. How many minutes should you cook green beans? What are the right proportions for a vinaigrette? How do you skim off fat? What is the perfect way to roast a chicken? Here Julia provides solutions for these and many other everyday cooking queries. How are you going to cook that small rib steak you brought home? You'll be guided to the quick saut as the best and fastest way. And once you've mastered that recipe, you can apply the technique to chops, chicken, or fish, following Julia's careful guidelines. Julia's Kitchen Wisdom is packed with essential information about soups, vegetables, and eggs, for baking breads and tarts, and more, making it a perfect compendium of a lifetime spent cooking.