Let the Best Chefs Help You with Dinner
Whether you're making a meal for yourself or planning a dinner party for friends, our selection of cookbook reviews are sure to inspire you. With cuisines ranging from French to Italian and themes like Holidays and Grilling, these culinary tomes include recipes and tips from famous chefs and restaurants in the United States and around the world. So crack open one of our favorite cookbooks and get cookin'!
The New Sugar & Spice: A Recipe for Bolder Baking
Sugar and spice make everything nice, especially the 80 recipes from baker and author Samantha Seneviratne's new cookbook. Upgrade your baking skills with her unique, spice-centric twists on classic dessert recipes — think Salt and Pepper Caramel Brownies — or discover global ones, such as the Sri Lankan Love Cake. Just choose among the seven flavor categories and bake away.
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Fried Chicken Travels The World
In her new book, "Fried Chicken: Recipes for the Crispy, Crunchy. Comfort-Food Classic," Southern chef and writer, Rebecca Lang offers tasty versions of everyone's favorite dish, from her native Georgia
to other parts of the world.
Read the GAYOT review and try a recipe
May is National Salsa Month
In her new book, "Salsas and Moles: Fresh & Authentic Recipes," chef Deborah Schneider brings her culinary expertise to what she considers the heart of Mexican cuisine. Salsa is a more popular condiment than ketchup in Mexico and is eaten with every meal. Made differently in each region, these sauces can be raw or cooked, mild or spicy, using ingredients as varied as red cactus pears and almonds, and the classic chiles and tomatoes. In Schneider's compact, easy-to-use book, you'll discover recipes for a variety of taco and table salsas, classic Mexican snacks, and mole and enchilada sauces.
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"Bob's Burgers" to Get Its Own Cookbook
Inspired by the cult hit animated TV series "Bob's Burgers," fan-turned-home chef Cole Bowden creates renditions of the satirically named burgers from the show — think the "Sound & The Curry Burger" or "Blondes Have More Fun Burger." With the help of the show's creator, Loren Bouchard, the recipes to be compiled into this cookbook will be sure to satisfy your hunger and sense of humor.
Read the full article on the Fox News official website
| LICKETY SPLIT
Eat Fresh: Quick and Easy Meals
Dine fast while staying healthy with recipes from this cookbook by chef Tom Woodbury. Home cooks will find dishes from veggie appetizers all the way down to wholesome desserts.
What's for dinner?
|COOKING GETS REAL
Every Last Crumb Paleo Bread and Beyond
Being allergic to dairy or wheat will no longer keep you away from off-limit meals and treats like grilled cheese sandwiches, cinnamon rolls and pizzas, thanks to the revised recipes in Brittany Angell's new Paleo cookbook.
Say yes to bread and more
A New Napa Cuisine Cookbook
If you’re enchanted by The Napa Valley, or a fan of Christopher Kostow’s work at The Restaurant at Meadowood, then you’re in luck. His first cookbook, A New Napa Cuisine, beautifully explores both Kostow’s journey as a chef, and the ever-developing valley.
Learn more about Kostow's debut cookbook
|GUILT-FREE FRENCH COOKING
Eat Well and Stay Slim
Unlock the secrets to Michel Guérard's health-conscious cuisine minceur with this elegant cookbook. Offering in-depth instructions and inventive, low-fat recipes, Eat Well and Stay Healthy gives a new meaning to balanced French cooking.
Elevate your diet
|A CURE FOR MEAT-LOVERS
Charcuteria: The Soul of Spain
Step-by-step butchering and curing process and authentic, traditional Spanish recipes showcased in this cookbook by Jeffrey Weiss.
Read more about it here
|SOME LIKE IT HOT
The Big-Flavor Grill: No-Marinade, No-Hassle Recipes
The newest collaborative cookbook by food connoisseurs Chris Schlesinger and John Willoughby, The Big-Flavor Grill is a definitive guide on the do’s and don’ts of BBQ.
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|COOKING WITH SCOTT CONANT
The Scarpetta Cookbook
If you have experienced chef Scott Conant's cooking at one of his Scarpetta restaurants, chances are you're hooked. Luckily for you, his new cookbook allows you to recreate his signature dishes at home.
Learn more and watch GAYOT's exclusive interview
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Top 10 Cookbooks
From classic instructional manuals to brand new volumes showcasing modern cuisine, our Top 10 Cookbooks feature great recipes and advice for every type of home chef.
Timeless Classics and More Great Tomes
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From stories about romance and food to aphrodisiac guides, these steamy cookbooks will add some spice to your love life.
Turn Up the Heat!