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General cookery & recipes

See below for a selection of the latest books from General cookery & recipes category. Presented with a red border are the General cookery & recipes books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great General cookery & recipes books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Lunch in Paris Delicious and simple French recipes

Lunch in Paris Delicious and simple French recipes

Author: Suzy Ashford Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/09/2019

Lunch in Paris is an instant and tantalizing transportation to the Avenue des Champs-Elysees. Plus: it's quite a bit cheaper than a return ticket to France. Each chapter focusses on one of Paris' arrondissements (neighbourhoods) and is studded with dreamy location photography. With 50 simple and classic examples of French cuisine, this book proves that you need not go to Le Cordon Bleu culinary school to perfect a Pork and Pistachio Terrine. Or a Caramelized Onion and Goat's Cheese Tartlets. Or an Olive and Anchovy Pissaladiere. Or a Comte and Asparagus Tart (among many more). With poetic and loving descriptions of each arrondissement featured, Lunch in Paris lets you bring the City of Light to your very own kitchen. Trust us: your family and friends will love you all the more for it. Bon appetit!

Pasta-topia 60+ twirl-tastic recipes

Pasta-topia 60+ twirl-tastic recipes

Author: Deborah Kaloper Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/09/2019

Circumnavigate the delicious world of pasta with this one-of-a-kind, illustrated cookbook. Californian-born Deborah Kaloper lays down the law with over 60 incredible recipes, from rustic Italian classics to New World fusions. Each of the chapters is based on pasta shape, namely: Long Pasta, Short Pasta, Flat and Ribbon-Cut Pasta, and so on. Satisfy the whole family with recipes for Spaghetti and Meatballs, Traditional Macaroni Cheese. Then experiment with the really long and fun-sounding Italian words: Penne Arrabbiata, Mussels with Fregola, Gorgonzola Gnocchi al Forno, and many more. Beautifully bold and detailed illustrations by Alice Oehr make this more than a cookbook - it's a work of pasta-art. It's also the third in Alice and Devorah's Topia Series, following Ramen-topia and Taco-topia. Pick up a copy and join the cult of Pasta-farianism now.

A Place at the Table

A Place at the Table

Author: Gabrielle Langholtz, Rick Kinsel Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/09/2019

Today, some of the country's most exciting chefs hail from distant shores and they're infusing their restaurants' menus with the flavors of their heritage. Featuring the recipes of forty top foreign-born chefs, this book presents dishes from luminaries including Dominque Crenn (France), Michael Solomonov (Israel), Marcus Samuelsson (Ethiopia/Sweden), Corey Lee (Korea), and Daniela Soto-Innes (Mexico). Learn how to make Thai Dang's shrimp with sweet onions and Vietnamese coriander; Emma Bengtsson's salmon gravlax and lovage; and Miro Uskokovic's Hungarian pancake torte. These chefs are running the kitchens of the country's most exciting restaurants and each of them has a compelling story to tell, from tackling economic injustice to redefining restaurant culture. With mouthwatering photography and short contributions from America's leading food writers, this sumptuous, global, and inspiring cookbook brings a world of flavor into home kitchens.

Sour the magical element that will transform your cooking

Sour the magical element that will transform your cooking

Author: Mark Diacono Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/09/2019

From cheese to vinegar, throughout the centuries we have deliberately let - and even encouraged - food to go sour to enhance its flavour. Now, sour foods have never been more fashionable, with the spotlight falling on foodstuffs as disparate as Belgian sour beer and Korean kimchi. But what is it that makes sourness such an enticing, complex element of the eating experience? And what are the best ways to harness sour flavours in your own kitchen? Sour offers a series of invitations to the modern cook, to learn the life-enhancing skills behind the everyday transformations that hold the key to this most enduring taste. Award-winning food writer Mark Diacono sets out to demystify the sour world, and explore why everyone's extolling the virtues of kombucha and fermenting for their digestive health. By grappling with gooseberries and turning his hand to sourdough, experimenting with ultra-cool shrub cocktails, and making his own yoghurt, keffir and pickles, Mark tells the story of what makes things sour, and offers recipes that maximise the transformative power of this amazing taste. From sumac-roasted duck and kombucha mayonnaise to roasted plums with labneh and cherry sour cream clafoutis, it is time to let a little (or a lot) of sour into your life.

Kosher Style Over 100 Jewish Recipes for the Modern Cook

Kosher Style Over 100 Jewish Recipes for the Modern Cook

Author: Amy Rosen Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/09/2019

Fix-It and Forget-It Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes Quick and Easy Dinners, Casseroles, Soups, Stews, and More!

Fix-It and Forget-It Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes Quick and Easy Dinners, Casseroles, Soups, Stews, and More!

Author: Hope Comerford Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2019

150 delicious slow cooker chicken recipes-from the series that has sold more than 11 million copies! Chicken is so versatile, such a crowd-pleaser, and with a slow cooker and this cookbook, so easy to prepare! Whether you're looking for a super simple way to roast a chicken, a comforting casserole, or an easier way to prepare a more gourmet dish such as coq au vin, you'll find plenty of options here. You can trust these recipes because they are- Collected from some of America's best home cooks Tested in real-life settings Carefully selected from thousands of recipes Sections include recipes made with five or fewer ingredients; those made with ten or fewer ingredients; Casseroles; Soups, Stews & Chilies; and a whole section just for wings! Find recipes such as: Orange Garlic Chicken Cranberry Chicken Barbecue Bacon-Feta Stuffed Chicken Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Pasta Apricot-Glazed Chicken Wings And many more!

Cook House How to leave your job and open a restaurant - even if you don't know how

Cook House How to leave your job and open a restaurant - even if you don't know how

Author: Anna Hedworth Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/09/2019

Have you ever dreamed of quitting your 9-5, starting a little business of your own and spending your days growing gorgeous vegetables and cooking delicious food to make people smile and warm their hearts? This is exactly what Anna Hedworth did three years ago creating Cook House: an award-winning restaurant built out of two shipping containers and a stunning collection of recipes. In this book, self-taught chef and proprietor Anna tells the unique story of how she plucked up the courage to leave her desk job in architecture and create a new career for herself; running a tiny restaurant, menu planning, greeting customers, growing her own produce, foraging and cooking every day. Cook House is a book filled with more than 100 delicious recipes as well as an inspiration for the millions of others who dream of jumping ship.

The Jewish Cookbook

The Jewish Cookbook

Author: Leah Koenig, Julia Turshen, Julia Turshen Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/09/2019

A rich trove of contemporary global Jewish cuisine, featuring hundreds of stories and recipes for home cooks everywhere The Jewish Cookbook is an inspiring celebration of the diversity and breadth of this venerable culinary tradition. A true fusion cuisine, Jewish food evolves constantly to reflect the changing geographies and ingredients of its cooks. Featuring more than 400 home-cooking recipes for everyday and holiday foods from the Middle East to the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa - as well as contemporary interpretations by renowned chefs including Yotam Ottolenghi, Michael Solomonov, and Alex Raij - this definitive compendium of Jewish cuisine introduces readers to recipes and culinary traditions from Jewish communities the world over, and is perfect for anyone looking to add international tastes to their table.

Beer Snacks Tasty bites from around the world

Beer Snacks Tasty bites from around the world

Author: Oscar Smith Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/09/2019

This is the perfect volume for anybody who enjoys drinking beer and snacking... So basically, every (adult) human being on earth. As we all know, beer is enjoyed the world over. And wherever beer is imbibed, there's usually some kind of delicious and salty snack to go with it. We know for a fact that beer has existed at least as early as the fifth millennium BC, so author Oscar Smith's only remaining question is: why didn't anyone make this book sooner? Beer Snacks starts its journey at smaller snacky fare like moreish Malaysian ikan bilis, Japanese otsumami, USA-style boiled peanuts and Mexican Chicharron. These are the sort of tiny bites that are designed to be grabbed by the fistful and basically inhaled, or scooped into the mouth, rather than eaten in any classy sort of way. Beer Snacks then advances to more substantial drinking-friendly food like spicy buffalo wings and currywurst (German), chorizo cooked in cider (Spain) and the ultimate in beer-soaking technology: Canadian poutine. Oscar Smith himself says: I don't speak Quebecois myself, but I can only assume that `poutine' translates directly to English as `heaven on our undeserving Earth'. Indeed. Well, finally, Beer Snacks brings you the world's best of what to eat, while you drink.

Thermo Cooking for Busy People 100+ Healthy Recipes for All Thermo Appliances

Thermo Cooking for Busy People 100+ Healthy Recipes for All Thermo Appliances

Author: Olivia Andrews Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/09/2019

New owners of thermo devices may find themselves wondering how they ever managed without them. These kitchen robots weigh ingredients, chop, grate, blend, cook, steam, and so much more. Batch cooking is a breeze, and you can say goodbye to that stack of dirty dishes and pans. Thermo Cooking for Busy People puts your thermo appliance-no matter what the brand-to good use so you don't have to work. Combine the convenience of thermo cooking with innovative healthy meals that have been tried, tested, and loved, all in the messy reality of family life. These recipes have been created for cooks of any level, from beginners to avid thermo users. All are quick, easy, healthy, nutritious, and family friendly. More than 100 recipes cover Everyday Basics, Super Soups, Weeknight Wonders, Slower Dinners, and Sweet Somethings, including: * Cauliflower Pizza * Jerk Chicken with Coconut and Corn Rice * No- Bake Carrot Cake * Tropical Fruit Sorbet

Cozy Christmas Comforts

Cozy Christmas Comforts

Author: Gooseberry Patch Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2019

Warm gingerbread, the smell of fresh pine and loved ones gathered 'round...it's Christmastime! Filled with heartfelt memories, the tastiest recipes and homespun gifts to delight family & friends, Cozy Christmas Comforts is sure to become a holiday favorite. For Cozy Christmas Comforts we've selected the yummiest recipes for the holidays. Warm up on a chilly evening with simmering Slow-Cooker Chicken & Apples...enjoy Peppermint Eggnog Punch and Snowdrift Snack Mix with family & friends while trimming the tree. On Christmas morning, gather everyone together for a scrumptious breakfast of Cream Cheesy Scrambled Eggs and Caramel Sticky Rolls just like Grandma used to make. For a memorable Christmas dinner, what could be better than Maple-Glazed Turkey Breast, Holiday Sweet Potato Puffs and Angel Cream Biscuits? We've included delightful desserts too, like Cran-Apple Cobbler and Cherry Snowballs. You'll also find heartfelt Christmas memories plus simple decorating ideas and homemade gifts that everyone on your Christmas list will love. So pour yourself a steamy mug of hot cocoa and curl up by the fire...it's that time of year again! 233 Recipes.