The Abundant Kitchen: Recipes from the Culinary Classroom for the Family Home Cook

The Abundant Kitchen

Recipes from the Culinary Classroom for the Family Home Cook

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ISBN10: 1643439014 ISBN13: 9781643439013 Publisher: Beaver's Pond Press Published: Apr 21 2020 Pages: 96 Language: English

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This cookbook is meant to be read while you're curled up under a blanket, notebook nearby for future grocery lists. Author Becki Melvie-chef, cooking instructor, mom, world traveler, and small business owner-shares a collection of stories and recipes inspired by the needs of the students in her cooking classes. Her down-to-earth approach and easy-to-follow instructions empower families to enjoy wholesome, yummy food. Chef Becki's focus is on easily sourced ingredients, basic cooking techniques, and flavors that remind you of your grandma's (or somebody'sgrandma's) cooking.

This beautifully curated collection of breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, and beverage recipes will inspire you to hit the kitchen in all four seasons. You'll also learn how to

  • store and use CSA veggies,
  • find and use wild mushrooms,
  • fix a proper cup of tea,
  • make a cartouche,
  • brine wild game and use caul fat,
  • improvise seasonal salads,
  • can homemade salsa,
  • turn a perfect French omelet,
  • handle a cast iron pan,
  • bake fish en papillote,
  • prepare bone broth,
  • use local produce for desserts,
  • cook for a crowd,
  • render tallow,
  • bake quick breads,
  • create the essential kitchen gadget collection.

Vegans, carnivores, picky eaters, and adventurous cooks will all find something satisfying to create and savor within these pages.

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