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From New York City's popular cookie shop Milk & Cookies comes 89 tried, true, and scrumptious recipes for cookies, bars, and brownies. In Milk & Cookies, pastry chef Tina Casaceli shares classic family recipes, as well as favorites from her bakery. More than 45 good-enough-to-eat photographs, can-do baking formulas, and a friendly Greenwich Village vibe make this cookbook too tantalizing to resist.
Traces the history of the centuries-long effort of philanthropists, scientists, and consumers to make milk a reliably pure and safe product. Other books by this author are available in this library.
Finally, a cookbook that revolves around the one ingredient we all know and love--ketchup! Filled with more than 30 recipes featuring America's favorite condiment, The Mini Ketchup Cookbook also includes fun facts and practical tips on using ketchup to make the best recipes ever like meatloaf and macaroni salad.
The star of Food Network's Dinner: Impossible, Chef Robert Irvine shares the adventurous story of his life, his thoughts on cooking, and his favorite recipes There are few chefs on the planet who do what Irvine does, flying around the world at a moment's notice to cook for heads of state, royalty, and celebrities. Irvine reveals his fascinating past and unorthodox culinary training. His career as a world-renowned chef began at the age of fifteen when he was discovered by Prince Charles while cooking in the mess halls of the British Royal Navy. In Mission: Cook! Irvine tells the wild stories of his career, from studying under the best European chefs to cooking for three thousand refugees on a beach while civil war raged in South Yemen to preparing an Oscars feast while coordinating the biggest chefs in the business. Sprinkled throughout are Irvine's most incredible recipes from his travels around the world, including Roasted Duck with White Bean Ragout, Truffle Oil, and Shaved Parmesan Cheese; Tea-Smoked Chicken; Lobster Risotto with Clams; and his ethereal Windsor Angel Food Cake. Easy to prepare and deliciously satisfying, these are dishes that everyone will savor. Irvine's candid stories and behind-the-scenes look at the creation of his Food Network TV show Dinner: Impossible prove that the life of a celebrity chef is anything but ordinary. As is Mission: Cook!-a unique and fascinating look into the mind and life of one of the world's hottest chefs.
They say that once you learn to ride a bicycle, you never forget how to do it. The same principle, I've discovered, does not apply to cooking. Indeed, I was once a pretty good cook, but my skills have fallen on hard times-and a roast chicken is absolutely the very best I currently can do.
Dare to get more out of your greens! From healthy, superfood packed entrée salads to indulgent affairs featuring premium ingredients, this bold collection of more than 60 recipes for voracious omnivores and vivacious salad lovers features unusual and dynamic ingredient pairings that take salads to a whole new level. In Mixt Salads, the co-founder and executive chef of San Francisco's beloved boutique salad joints shares his inventive, flavor-forward creations. Blending all of the best trends in healthy, mindful eating--seasonal, locally grown, modest portions but big flavor--Swallow develops each entrée salad as if he were in the kitchen of a fine dining restaurant. With his penchant for innovative constructions and unabashed flavor, he reinvents the salad with playful yet elegant offerings such as: Porky mixed greens with pork tenderloin, roasted butternut squash, and port reductionDonald duck confit with persimmons and blue cheesesBurger ground Kobe with grilled onionLobster Boat poached lobster with golden beets Swallow teaches you how to create fresh, delicious, and addictive salads that take center stage as the entire meal, breaking free of side-dish status. Starting from scratch, he walks you through his salad-building essentials and highlights produce availability so that you can create your own imaginative masterpieces year round.
A cookbook that provides tips and cooking techniques for "Mocha Mix Non-Dairy Creamer".
Everyone in Miss Campbell's class has to give a report on George Washington or Abraham Lincoln. Molly is thrilled that her good friend Susan is her partner, until Susan insists on presenting the report by doing more than reading! This book contains historical notes on George Washington and his time. It ends with a delicious recipe for cherry cupcakes. This file should make an excellent embossed braille copy. Other books about Molly are also available from Bookshare.
Everyone loves a home-cooked meal--even babies and toddlers! Experts agree that homemade baby food is the healthiest way to feed young children. By making their own baby food, parents can drastically reduce the sugar, salt, artificial colors, fillers, additives, and preservatives in their child's diet. And now making baby food from scratch has never been easier--with this practical, user-friendly cookbook by Martha and David Kimmel, founders of the phenomenally successfulMommy Made*line of baby and toddler food. Updated for a special 10th anniversary edition,Mommy Made*is filled with 140 easy-to-make recipes that are perfect for introducing your baby to wholesome solid foods. These delicious, kid-tested dishes--which include finger foods, shakes and smoothies, snacks on the go, spoonable treats, and a variety of table dishes--were created with your baby's special nutritional needs in mind, and will help your child establish healthful eating habits that will last a lifetime. Mommy Made*also includes: Nutrition advice from birth to three years--incorporating guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics A blueprint for when and how to get your baby started on solid food Answers to parents' most frequently asked questions: from milk and protein needs to determining portion size, preventing "hunger strikes," and detecting food allergies Tips on pureeing, straining, and mashing, as well as storage, thawing and reheating, and using the microwave A handy nutrition glossary, food pyramid, and list of helpful websites And much more!
From the experts at Woman's Day, this essential cookbook, the first in a series tackling one type of food for each night of the week, is full of quick, easy-to-follow recipes for dozens of complete chicken dinners, including variations and side dishes.
Ages 4-8. Henry and Eve are two perfectly delightful children who happen to be going through a terrible phase where they whine all day and night. Their kindly father warns them that monsters eat whiny children. Of course, they don't pay attention, until one day a monster shows up at their door. But that is just the beginning.
Spectacular fireworks, silk lions dancing through the streets, sumptuous family banquets--these are the hallmarks of Chinese New Year. Now, discover how to bring this splendid celebration, and others, into your own home. In this glorious collection, bestselling cookbook author Nina Simonds joins with Leslie Swartz and The Children's Museum, Boston, to offer festival lore, traditional stories, delectable recipes, and engaging activities that will inspire you to enjoy a full year of Chinese holidays. Try such treats as golden New Year's dumplings or tasty moon cakes. Build a kite at Qing Ming or a miniature dragon boat for the Dragon Boat Festival. Share the stories of the greedy Kitchen God or the valiant imperial warrior Hou Yi. Whether your family has embraced these holidays for generations or is introducing new traditions, Moonbeams, Dumplings & Dragon Boats offers exciting ways for the whole family to celebrate year after year.
Winner of the 1995 James Beard Award for Best Vegetarian Cookbook Although many people think that cooking without meat means spending more time in the kitchen, the cooks at the world-renowned Moosewood Restaurant know this isn't so. Busy balancing home, work, and other commitments, they've been cooking for family and friends every day of the week for over twenty years. Moosewood Restaurant Cooks at Home is the result of that experience -- over 150 carefully honed and tested recipes calling for the best ingredients, accompanied by time-saving tips and planning suggestions, add up to a delicious whole-foods cuisine that is versatile and healthful and can be prepared with a minimum of effort. This book contains dishes full of exciting flavors, sure to please every taste, from savory soups to substantial main-dish salads, from hearty stews to palate-teasing "small dishes." Sauces, salsas and dressings, and a collection of almost-instant desserts turn the simplest meal into an occasion. Chapters on techniques and menu planning, lists of recipes for special needs, including nondairy and vegan fare and kid-pleasing food, as well as an in-depth guide to stocking the meatless pantry (including a list of recommended convenience foods), make Moosewood Restaurant Cooks at Home the essential companion to everyday cooking.
More Diners, Drive-ins and Dives: A Drop-top Culinary Cruise Through America's Finest and Funkiest Jointsby Guy Fieri
Join New York Times bestselling author and Food Network star Guy Fieri for a second helping of the best diners, drive-ins, and dives across America! Guy Fieri strikes again with More Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, giving you a road map to road food that's earned its culinary citizenship in "Flavortown." Join Guy on a cross-country noshing parade, mapping out the best places you've never heard of-more than fifty establishments off the beaten path. Compete in a (no hands) apple-pie-eating contest at Bobo Drive-In in Topeka, Kansas, dip your taste buds in Sweet Spicy Love sauce at Uncle Lou's Fried Chicken in Memphis, Tennessee, and get a load of the killer four-cheese mac-and-cheese at Gorilla Barbeque in Pacifica, California. Filled with Guy's hilarious voice and rampant enthusiasm for these hidden culinary gems, More Diners, Drive-ins and Dives is the perfect book for lovers of the American food scene and fans of Triple D.
From "a great teacher and truly a master technician" (Julia Child) comes a new cookbook full of faster-than-ever dishes, including dozens of recipes that are easier than ever to prepare.
Lowfat cooking doesn't have to be low on taste, and More Flavor, Less Fat shows you how. This collection of fat-reducing techniques and recipes emphasizes how to cut the fat and keep the flavor in your favorite meals. Tried and tasted by cooking class participants and their families, the recipes in this booklet include twists on old favorites as well as new foods that your family will look forward to eating. Instead of listing dozens of recipes for unfamiliar foods, More flavor, Less Fat focuses on how you can use and vary a few simple cooking techniques and recipes for healthier, great-tasting meals.
This book is a good introduction to microwave cooking. It discusses what microwaves are and how they work to cook a variety of foods,. Helpful hints accompany many of the recipes. The book also offers more use of variable power settings, more of your favorite recipes--124 in all, more how-to-microwave information, and more ready-reference cooking charts.
An exploration of the food & cooking traditions of Morocco & its people.
The Most Decadent Diet Ever!: The Cookbook That Reveals the Secrets to Cooking Your Favorites in a Healthier Wayby Devin Alexander
Devin Alexander, author of the New York Times bestseller, The Biggest Loser Cookbook, lets you have your cake and lose weight, too, with sinfully tempting--yet amazingly healthy--recipes for America's all-time favorite foods. Chef and former L. A. caterer Devin Alexander has maintained a fifty-five-pound weight loss for over sixteen years by transforming the dishes she and millions of other Americans love best into guilt-free (yet still outrageously mouth-watering) indulgences--Rigatoni with Meat Sauce, BBQ Bacon Cheeseburgers, Eggplant Parmesan, Sinless Yet Sinful Sticky Buns, and even Dark Chocolate Layer Cake with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting. These simple-to-prepare recipe--for the kind of delectable dishes people crave but feel they can't eat when trying to be healthy and trim--actually can be the basis of a personal weight-loss plan. They can also be a way to add "off-limit" foods back into an already successful diet. Or they can simply be part of an exciting new way to eat healthfully--and with pleasure. In The Most Decadent Diet Ever!Devin Alexander proves that even the most decadent dishes--Chipotle Chili with Blue Cheese Crumbles, "Fried" Jumbo Shrimp, Super-Stuffed Steak Soft Tacos, Fettu-Skinny Alfredo, Godiva Brownie Sundaes, and Chocolate Chip Pancakes--can lead to weight loss, good health, and carefree enjoyment.
Take back your health naturally-without the drugs, side effects, and hassle! Acclaimed nutritionist and best-selling author Jonny Bowden, Ph.D., C.N.S., identifies and explains the best in alternative medicine today using extensive research, wide-ranging expertise in nutrition and health, and advice from myriad health experts. Jonny empowers you to take charge of your health by showing which alternative treatments work, how to use them effectively, and in what dosages. He tells you which foods, vitamins, minerals, herbs, amino acids, and natural treatments, such as exercise and relaxation therapies, will treat your conditions. Backed by scientific studies. Jonny shows you how to use: CINNAMON to moderate blood sugar MELATONIN to relieve jet lag VITAMIN C to protect against cancer CELERY to lower blood pressure BLACK COHOSH to ease hot flashes ACUPUNCTURE to treat infertility specific diet modifications to help with ALLERGIES, ACNE, and ULCERATIVE COLITIS This book details the most effective combinations of different "cures," plus Jonny picks the top six treatments that he'd take with him if stranded on a desert island. His treatments address more than seventy-five specific health concerns, including cancer, high cholesterol, eczema, hypertension. PMS. stress, menopause, diabetes, autism, depression, and high blood pressure.
With Mr. Cheap's Guide to Wine, you will learn how, why, and which inexpensive wines can be as good, if not better, than their pricier counterparts! This informative guide briefs you on all the secrets of bargain hunting, including: The best wines you can get for $10, What makes expensive wine expensive (and how to get around it!), Pairing wine with food for an inexpensive party, Layouts of liquor stores and a crash course in bargain wine. Perfect for the sophisticated palate with a tight budget, Mr. Cheap's Guide to Wine is all you need to fill your wine cellar-for less! Book jacket.
Mr. Food knows you're running all over town buying gifts and preparing for the holidays, so he's put together simple, tasty menus using readily available ingredients, many of which are already on your pantry shelves. The recipes in Mr. Food 's menus can be mixed and matched with one another and with your own classic holiday recipes. There's Fiesta Shrimp, Edible Tree Ornaments, and other goodies for your tree decorating party. From quick meals for the days before Christmas to make-ahead Christmas breakfast recipes, it's all here, even a Christmas Dinner complete with everything from Angel Biscuits to Apple-Glazed Turkey. A Mr. Food Christmas: Homemade and Hassle-Free has all the recipes you'll need to celebrate a tasty Christmas with family and friends and ring in the New Year with a hearty "OOH IT'S SO GOOD!!."
Mr. Food has been delivering recipes, cooking tips, and kitchen techniques to television audiences for more than 30 years. Now, he and the Mr. Food Test Kitchen have again teamed up with the American Diabetes Association for their fifth project; a brand new cookbook filled with recipes that are nearly too good to be true! Perfect for people with diabetes and pre-diabetes, 'Hello Taste, Goodbye Guilt' is a collection of unbelievable meals and dishes crafted by the culinary professionals viewers nationwide have grown to trust. Specifically designed to meet the nutrition needs of those with diabetes, pre-diabetes, or those just looking to improve their health, these recipes prove that you can eat healthy without sacrificing an ounce of flavor. Drawing on their decades of experience, the Mr. Food Test Kitchen Team has taken well-known favorites and mixed in some new surprises to create meals that are long on taste and short on guilt. Whether it's Sweet Potato Crowns, Carolina Brisket Sliders, or Caramel Walnut Brownies, the recipes in 'Hello Taste, Goodbye Guilt'will leave people looking to control their blood glucose or shave off a few extra pounds amazed at what they can fit into their meal plans. With over 150 recipes designed for every meal and every occasion, including breakfast dishes, desserts, sides, salads, and more, and paired with original photography and an attractive four-color design, this collection covers it all. Plus, each recipe is designed to meet the nutrition guidelines of the American Diabetes Association, which use evidence-based research to craft recommendations shown to help control glucose levels and promote weight loss. With the help of the Mr. Food Test Kitchen and the American Diabetes Association, eating well and controlling diabetes has never tasted so good.
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