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Pizza City, USA 101 Reasons Why Chicago Is America's Greatest Pizza Town

Pizza City, USA 101 Reasons Why Chicago Is America's Greatest Pizza Town

Author: Steve Dolinsky Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/08/2018

There are few things that Chicagoans feel more passionately about than pizza. It is the most identifiable food of the city, and neighbors can argue endlessly about who makes the best pie, whether thin crust or deep dish takes the cake, and which essential ingredients are the most important to make up the ideal pizza. With such a broad range of Chicagoland pizzerias, how could anyone ever decide the best of the best, once and for all? Enter Steve Dolinsky, Chicago's very own eminent food journalist and impartial pizza judge extraordinaire. Dolinsky has embarked on a self-described Pizza Quest, methodically taste-testing 101 different pizzas all over Chicagoland to reveal the top five pies in each of seven defined categories. Expertly written, thoroughly researched, and finely detailed, you will learn more about pizza in Chicago than you ever thought possible. Does Lou Malnati's really have the best deep dish in the city? Where should you go to find the best artisan-style thin crust? Did your favorite pizzeria make the list? Find the answers to all of those questions and more in Pizza City, USA.

Our Favorite One-Dish Dinner Recipes

Our Favorite One-Dish Dinner Recipes

Author: Gooseberry Patch Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 01/01/2018

From busy weeknights to casual gatherings, there's nothing more satisfying for dinner than a creamy pot pie topped with a flaky crust, a piping-hot pot roast or a cheesy, crumb-topped casserole. For Our Favorite One-Dish Dinners, we've rounded up 60 no-fuss recipes that will bring everyone running to the table. Whether you'd like to serve up a savory dinner pie, an oh-so-easy skillet supper, a hearty pop-in-the-oven casserole or a tummy-warming soup or stew, you'll find a wide variety of lip-smacking one-dish recipes that are as easy to prepare as they are to clean up!

Not Your Mother's Casseroles Revised and Expanded Edition

Not Your Mother's Casseroles Revised and Expanded Edition

Author: Faith Durand Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/11/2017

The cookbook that brought casseroles into the 21st century is back with 25 glorious new recipes with Not Your Mother's Casseroles Revised and Expanded Edition. Simple, fresh, wholesome, and delicious, these one-dish meals fit the way we eat and live today. Author Faith Durand opens up a whole new world of casserole cookery with more than 225 recipes to suit every taste and lifestyle. Canned vegetables, boxed cheese, condensed soups baked into a grey goop is a thing of the past! In this updated edition, Faith Durand brings together the simplicity of the one-pot meal with fresh and healthy ingredients to create casseroles that are decidedly not your mother's . Not only will get inspired recipes like Lemon Brioche French Toast, Spicy Butternut Squash, and Strata with Bacon, but Faith has included modern interpretations of classics like Green Bean Casserole and Hearty Lasagna with Sausage. Also featuring vegan recipes and gluten-free offerings, Not Your Mother's Casseroles Revised and Expanded Edition will fit any specialty diet.

Family Favorite Casserole Recipes 103 Comforting Breakfast Casseroles, Dinner Ideas, and Desserts Everyone Will Love

Family Favorite Casserole Recipes 103 Comforting Breakfast Casseroles, Dinner Ideas, and Desserts Everyone Will Love

Author: Addie Gundry Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/06/2017

103 Family Favorite Casserole Recipes is the first in a series of RecipeLion cookbooks. RecipeLion is part of Prime Publishing LLC, a lifestyle multi-platform brand focused on cooking and crafting content. The Prime group receives over 68 million monthly page views, and over 7.9 million readers subscribe to Prime's family of email newsletters. The 103 casserole dishes in this cookbook are simple and stress free, but each is packed with flavour, making them your go to family favourites to whip up any day of the week. 103 Family Favorite Casserole Recipes shows that a dish doesn't have to be complicated to be creative. You don't need multiple pots and pans to find flavour. And with the proper tools, tips and techniques, anyone can cook memorable meals. A casserole is something to be shared - something warm, rich, and worthy of a gathering on its own. Every recipe is paired with a beautiful finished dish photograph that will make readers jump at the idea of casserole night.

The One Pot Cook

The One Pot Cook

Author: Hattie Ellis Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/10/2016

It's time to get back to simple home cooking. Mealtimes have become far too complicated. Award-winning food writer Hattie Ellis thinks it's time to rekindle our love for the simple One Pot meal: good food, great flavour, no fuss. Whether you want quick, tasty suppers, or leisurely weekend feasts, The One Pot Cook has 150 mouthwatering recipes to suit all tastes. These include family favourites such as Cottage Pie and Hot Pot; treats from distant shores such as Beef Rendang and Gumbo; and puddings to make the meal complete such as Apple Charlotte and Toffee Banana Tarte Tatin. So grab a pot, sharpen your knives and get ready to become a One Pot Cook.

101 One-Dish Dinners

101 One-Dish Dinners

Author: Andrea Chesman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/05/2016

One-dish is a winning formula for today's busy families. In 101 One-Dish Dinners, Andrea Chesman shows off the versatility of Dutch ovens, skillets, and casserole pans. Classic baked dishes like ham and potato gratin, chicken potpie, and vegetable lasagne go head-to-head with diverse stovetop suppers like jambalaya, seafood paella, and pad Thai. For those looking for something a little lighter but still filling, there are plenty of meal-in-a-bowl salads and timeless soups. Serve up a nourishing meal tonight with little fuss and fewer dishes!

Casseroles & Stews

Casseroles & Stews

Author: Valerie Ferguson Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/04/2016

Casseroles and stews involve cooking meat, poultry, game or fish slowly in liquid along with vegetables, herbs and spices. Because the food is cooked in liquid, a sauce is produced that is bursting with taste and which locks in the nutrients of the main ingredients. The recipes here will suit a variety of occasions. Irish Stew or Harvest Vegetable and Lentil Casserole would make an ideal family supper. For a dinner party, Pheasant with Juniper and Port, or Creole Fish Stew, would win compliments from your guests. The beauty is that all of them can be prepared in advance and reheated, making these one-pot recipes the ultimate flexible dish.

The United States of Pizza America's Favorite Pizzas, from Thin Crust to Deep Dish, Sourdough to Gluten-free

The United States of Pizza America's Favorite Pizzas, from Thin Crust to Deep Dish, Sourdough to Gluten-free

Author: Craig W. Priebe, Dianne Jacob Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2015

Recipes for homegrown pies from all regions of the country. Chef Craig Priebe has scoured the countryside, stopping in promising pizzerias to discover the tastiest pies. Smoked ham and cheddar? Roasted cauliflower and salsa verde? These toppings would be blasphemous in Naples, but in America anything goes-anything that tastes delicious, that is. His findings are collected here-stellar examples representing every style of pizza. What makes this collection of prize recipes especially fun is that each one has its own personality reflecting its local influences. From Seattle's Serious Pie comes pizza with white bean puree, asparagus, and Parmesan; from Los Angeles's Mozza, squash blossoms with burrata. The legendary Pizzeria Bianco in Phoenix offers up a pie with red onion, rosemary, and Arizona pistachios, while Louisiana Pizza Kitchen brings us one with crawfish etouffe. Also included are blueprints for every type of dough (from Sicilian and sourdough to New York and gluten-free), a range of adaptable base sauces, an introduction covering tools and techniques, and an address book for all the pizzerias featured. The United States of Pizza shows that the country is not so much a melting pot, but instead a giant pie bubbling over with a fabulously diverse array of creative flavor combinations.

Best-Ever Casseroles with photos

Best-Ever Casseroles with photos

Author: Gooseberry Patch Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/08/2015

One of our best-selling titles reissued with 20+ beautiful, full-color photos inside! It seems we're all crazy for casseroles! Homestyle and all-American, the oven-to-table recipes in Best-Ever Casseroles are the dishes we grew up loving...tried & true favorites we want to share with our families today. Take a peek inside...Country Coffee Cake and Baked Apple Pancake can easily be popped into the oven and if you like breakfast with a little more kick, make Zesty Sausage Burritos. Chicken Mozzarella and Beef & Potato Casserole are ideal for toting to potlucks. And kids will love Cheeseburger & Fries Casserole and Betty-getti...even the name makes us giggle! Oven-Bake Ragout and Homestyle Pork Chops will have everyone asking for seconds, while Dilly Tuna Casserole and Deep Sea Delight are deliciously easy to prepare. Our veggie casseroles are chock-full of flavor...Tangy Corn Casserole and Summery Herbed Tomato Pie are so tasty! No matter what the occasion...dinner for a new mom, a family reunion or neighborhood block party, the recipes in Best-Ever Casseroles are simply delicious and always welcome. Let's get cooking!

Roasts & Sunday Lunches

Roasts & Sunday Lunches

Author: Annette Yates Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/04/2015

From joints and casseroles to pies and puddings, 70 classic recipes shown step by step in more than 250 photographs. It includes succulent roasts of beef, chicken, pork, goose, duck and pheasant served with all the trimmings, as well as delicious alternatives such as rich casseroles, quintessentially English pies, and non-meat options. Whether your preferred Sunday meal is Rib of Beef with Yorkshire Pudding, Roast Lamb with Mint Sauce, Venison Stew, Poached Salmon or Veal and Ham Pie, this book will inspire you through the year, and delight your guests. It begins with a chapter on the perfect appetizer to start your meal, and ends with a fabulous array of some of England's traditional puddings and desserts. A traditional Sunday lunch often begins with an appetizer followed by a hearty main course, and - just when everyone believes they've had enough - ends with a delicious pudding, often served with custard.This book contains dishes to whet the appetite such as Watercress Soup and Pears with Stilton and Walnuts, main courses such as Stuffed Roast Chicken with Bread Sauce and Pot-roasted Beef with Stout, accompaniments such as Cauliflower Cheese and Roast Potatoes, and classic English desserts such as Eton Mess and Fruit and Wine Jelly. The book contains all you need for entertaining friends and family with a perfect English Sunday lunch.