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The Pie Academy: 250 Pies & 25 Doughs to Fit Every Taste and Occasion
The Pie Academy: 250 Pies & 25 Doughs to Fit Every Taste and Occasion
By Haedrich, Ken
2020-10 - Storey Publishing
9781635861112 Check Our Catalog

 

"An excellent resource for home bakers looking to up their pie game." - Publishers Weekly, starred review

"The wide-ranging, well-curated mix of classic and contemporary recipes and expert advice make this an essential primer for avid home bakers." - Library Journal, starred review

"Readers will find everything they'd ever want to know about …More
 

Dessert Person: Recipes and Guidance for Baking with Confidence
Dessert Person: Recipes and Guidance for Baking with Confidence
By Saffitz, Claire
2020-10 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9781984826961 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - In her first cookbook, Bon App tit and YouTube star of the show Gourmet Makes offers wisdom, problem-solving strategies, and more than 100 meticulously tested, creative, and inspiring recipes.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST COOKBOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review - Bon App tit - NPR - The …More
 

Ottolenghi Flavor: A Cookbook
Ottolenghi Flavor: A Cookbook
By Ottolenghi, Yotam
Author Belfrage, Ixta
Author Wigley, Tara
2020-10 - Ten Speed Press
9780399581755 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The author of Plenty teams up with Ottolenghi Test Kitchen's Ixta Belfrage to reveal how flavor is created and amplified through 100+ super-delicious, plant-based recipes.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST COOKBOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review - NPR - The Guardian - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

"Bold, innovative …More
 

Martha Stewart's Cake Perfection: 100+ Recipes for the Sweet Classic, from Simple to Stunning
Martha Stewart's Cake Perfection: 100+ Recipes for the Sweet Classic, from Simple to Stunning
By Martha Stewart Living Magazine
2020-10 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780593138656 Check Our Catalog

 

Martha Stewart perfects the art of cakes with 125 recipes for all occasions, featuring exciting flavors, must-try designs, and dependable techniques.

Martha Stewart's authoritative baking guide presents a beautiful collection of tiers and tortes, batters and buttercreams, and sheet cakes and chiffons to tackle every cake creation. Teaching and inspiring like only she can, Martha …More
 

Cook with Me: 150 Recipes for the Home Cook
Cook with Me: 150 Recipes for the Home Cook
By Guarnaschelli, Alex
2020-10 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780593135082 Check Our Catalog

 

Through 150 decadent and smart recipes, the Food Network icon explores how the relationships with her family have shaped her as a chef and home cook.

"Each recipe overflows with love and purpose, technique and soul, and, most of all, genuine joy for nourishing the people in your life who matter most."--Gail Simmons, food expert, TV host, and author of Bringing it Home …More
 

Modern Comfort Food
Modern Comfort Food
By Garten, Ina
2020-10 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780804187060 Check Our Catalog

 

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A collection of all-new soul-satisfying dishes from America's favorite home cook

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST COOKBOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review - Food Network - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

In Modern Comfort Food, Ina Garten shares 85 new recipes that will feed your deepest cravings. Many of …More
 

Instant Pot Cheese: Discover How Easy It Is to Make Mozzarella, Feta, Chevre, and More
Instant Pot Cheese: Discover How Easy It Is to Make Mozzarella, Feta, Chevre, and More
By Lucero, Claudia
2020-09 - Storey Publishing
9781635862409 Check Our Catalog

 

The beloved Instant Pot can be used to do just about anything: caramelize onions, boil eggs, steam rice . . . and now, make cheese Cheesemaking in a multicooker is not only time- and money-saving, but the cooker's accurate and consistent temperatures make it an ideal tool for the craft. Claudia Lucero, author of the best-selling One-Hour Cheese, presents the cheesemaking basics, then …More
 

Drink Back Your Country: 60 Cocktails Inspired by the Nation's Most Outlandish Alcohol Laws
Drink Back Your Country: 60 Cocktails Inspired by the Nation's Most Outlandish Alcohol Laws
By Dieterle, C. Jarrett
2020-09 - Artisan Publishers
9781579659684 Check Our Catalog

 

"An impassioned case against a senseless system . . . Come for the cocktail recipes, stay for the call to arms."

--Clay Risen, author of American Whiskey, Bourbon, and Rye

"A potent, thought-provoking mixture of fun and 'what the hell' awareness."

--Lew Bryson, author of Whiskey Master Class

Across this nation, in breweries, liquor stores, …More
 

A Field Guide to Cheese: The Discerning Compendium
A Field Guide to Cheese: The Discerning Compendium
By Sicard, Tristan
2020-09 - Artisan Publishers
9781579659417 Check Our Catalog

 

"We officially declare this the book of cheese. . . . The stunningly realistic illustrations are reason alone to buy the guide."

--Saveur, Our Favorite Cookbooks to Gift This Year

"A cheese lover's dream, educating aficionados through gorgeous pictures and fun, colorful graphics."

--BookPage

Everything you need to know about the …More
 

High Tea: Cannabis Cakes, Tarts & Bakes
High Tea: Cannabis Cakes, Tarts & Bakes
By Isaiou, Diana
2020-09 - Smith Street Books
9781925811438 Check Our Catalog

 

It's legal and regal--time to make some classy baked goods that can get you baked. Because everyone loves sugar, and (nearly) everyone loves cannabis.

This beautifully photographed cookbook celebrates a British-style high tea--where all the delightful snacks are laden with cannabis. Now that the legal and regulated consumption of cannabis is steadily increasing, more and more of us are …More
 

A Kitchen Witch's Guide to Recipes for Love and Romance: Loving You * Attracting Love * Rekindling the Flames
A Kitchen Witch's Guide to Recipes for Love and Romance: Loving You * Attracting Love * Rekindling the Flames
By Hunt, Dawn Aurora
2020-08 - Tiller Press
9781982150419 Check Our Catalog

 

Learn the craft of a kitchen witch to attract and renew love with 55 easy and romantic recipes and 33 magical practices.

From loving yourself, your family, and friends to romancing a significant other--love comes in many different forms. But what attracts love? What sustains it? And what can you do when you need to find love within yourself?

A Kitchen Witch's …More
 

Drinking with Chickens: Free-Range Cocktails for the Happiest Hour
Drinking with Chickens: Free-Range Cocktails for the Happiest Hour
By Richards, Kate
2020-04 - Running Press Adult
9780762494439 Check Our Catalog

 

It's drinks, it's chickens: It's the cocktail book you didn't know you needed

To add some extra happy to your happy hour, invite a chicken and pour yourself a drink. Author Kate Richards serves up cocktails made for Instagram with the spoils of her Southern California garden, chicken friends by her side. Enjoy any (or all) of the 60+ deliciously drinkable garden-to-glass beverages, …More
 

American Tacos: A History and Guide
American Tacos: A History and Guide
By Ralat, Jos
2020-04 - University of Texas Press
9781477316528 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Tacos may have been created south of the border, but Americans have made this Mexican food their own, with each style reflective of a time and a place. American Tacos explores them all, taking us on a detailed and delicious journey through the evolution of this dish.

In search of every taco variety from California to Texas and beyond, Ralat traveled from coast to coast and border …More
 

Ordinary Insanity: Fear and the Silent Crisis of Motherhood in America
Ordinary Insanity: Fear and the Silent Crisis of Motherhood in America
By Menkedick, Sarah
2020-04 - Pantheon Books
9781524747770 Check Our Catalog

 

A groundbreaking expos and diagnosis of the silent epidemic of fear afflicting new mothers, and a candid, feminist deep dive into the culture, science, history, and psychology of contemporary motherhood

Anxiety among mothers is a growing but largely unrecognized crisis. In the transition to mother­hood and the years that follow, countless women suffer from overwhelming feelings of …More
 

The Complete Summer Cookbook: Beat the Heat with 400 Recipes That Make the Most of Summer's Bounty
The Complete Summer Cookbook: Beat the Heat with 400 Recipes That Make the Most of Summer's Bounty
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-04 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703147 Check Our Catalog

 

The only cookbook you'll need during the year's warmest months

A hot day and hanging over your stove were never meant to be. When fresh produce beckons but you haven't much energy to respond, these recipes help you settle into a more relaxed kind of cooking designed to keep you and your kitchen cool. Untether yourself from the oven with make-ahead meals best served cold (or at room …More
 

Foolproof Fish: Modern Recipes and Essential Techniques
Foolproof Fish: Modern Recipes and Essential Techniques
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-03 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703109 Check Our Catalog

 

Fresh, modern flavors, 198 recipes that accommodate multiple kinds of fish, and plenty of fish facts will inspire you to dive into seafood cookery with confidence.

For many home cooks, preparing seafood is a bit of mystery. But I'm going to let you in on a little secret: Cooking great-tasting seafood is easy and anyone, anywhere can do it. (That means you ) Our newest cookbook provides …More
 

Procrastibaking: 100 Recipes for Getting Nothing Done in the Most Delicious Way Possible
Procrastibaking: 100 Recipes for Getting Nothing Done in the Most Delicious Way Possible
By Gardner, Erin
2020-03 - Atria Books
9781982117740 Check Our Catalog

 

"The delicious distraction we need these days." --The New York Times

Whether you need a distraction, a treat, or just a break from your responsibilities, beloved blogger Erin Gardner's enticing collection of 100 recipes is here to provide a delicious diversion.

Sometimes you need to take a mini vacation from the demands of daily life, and the kitchen is the best space …More
 

Easy Everyday Keto: Healthy Kitchen-Perfected Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and In-Between
Easy Everyday Keto: Healthy Kitchen-Perfected Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and In-Between
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-03 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703123 Check Our Catalog

 

America's Test Kitchen raises the bar on keto cooking with dishes that offer fantastic flavor, efficiency, and ease.

Break free from the monotonous or time-consuming recipes that too often make up the reality of a keto diet and discover easier, naturally keto dishes that deliver inspiration, variety, and great taste--all while perfectly meeting your macros.

In this meticulously …More
 

Open Kitchen: Inspired Food for Casual Gatherings
Open Kitchen: Inspired Food for Casual Gatherings
By Spungen, Susan
2020-03 - Avery Publishing Group
9780525536673 Check Our Catalog

 

Simple, stylish recipes for fearless entertaining from the renowned food stylist, New York Times contributor, and founding food editor of Martha Stewart Living.

As a professional recipe developer, avid home cook, and frequent hostess, Susan Spungen is devoted to creating perfectly simple recipes for good food. In Open Kitchen, she …More
 

The Baja Cookbook: 60 Recipes from Lower California
The Baja Cookbook: 60 Recipes from Lower California
By Castro Hussong, David
Author Porter, Jay
2020-03 - Ten Speed Press
9780399582837 Check Our Catalog

 

A joyful exploration of the cuisine of Baja California--hailed as Mexico's Napa Valley--with 60 recipes celebrating the laidback lifestyle found right across the border.

Less than an hour's drive from San Diego, Baja California is an up-and-coming destination for tourists looking to experience the best of what Mexico has to offer. From Baja wine country to incredible seafood …More
 

Meals, Music, and Muses: Recipes from My African American Kitchen
Meals, Music, and Muses: Recipes from My African American Kitchen
By Smalls, Alexander
Author Chambers, Veronica
2020-02 - Flatiron Books
9781250098092 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Iconic chef and world-renowned opera singer Alexander Smalls marries two of his greatest passions--food and music--in Meals, Music, and Muses. More than just a cookbook, Smalls takes readers on a delicious journey through the South to examine the food that has shaped the region. Each chapter is named for a type of music to help readers understand the spirit that animates these recipes. …More
 

Everything Chocolate
Everything Chocolate
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-01 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703086 Check Our Catalog

 

Make your decadent dreams come true with this chocolate-covered collection of more than 200 foolproof recipes that showcase the treasured dessert ingredient--from delicious morning baked goods and pick-me-up treats to rich after-dinner delights for special occasions.

Chocolate may be the most universally loved (and craved) flavoring, and Everything Chocolate is the definitive …More
 

Fix It with Food: More Than 125 Recipes to Address Autoimmune Issues and Inflammation
Fix It with Food: More Than 125 Recipes to Address Autoimmune Issues and Inflammation
By Symon, Michael
Author Trattner, Douglas
2019-12 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9781984825537 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A guide to managing inflammation and pain with 125+ recipes proving that you don't need to sacrifice delicious food to eat healthfully and be pain free, from celebrity chef and The Chew co-host Michael Symon

"Michael fixed himself with irresistible recipes that just happened to be healthy. Now you can enjoy healing …More
 

Mediterranean Instant Pot: Easy, Fast, Authentic Recipes for Eating Well
Mediterranean Instant Pot: Easy, Fast, Authentic Recipes for Eating Well
By America's Test Kitchen
2019-12 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703062 Check Our Catalog

 

Bringing together the #1 diet and the #1 most popular kitchen appliance, this Instant Pot-authorized cookbook makes it more convenient than ever to cook the Mediterranean way, incorporating more vegetables, grains, beans, and seafood into your diet, and exploring the healthful, authentic flavors of cuisines ranging from Turkish to North African in everyday one-pot meals.

Made in …More
 

The Mediterranean Method: Lose Weight, Prevent Heart Disease and Memory Loss, and Support a Healthy Gut
The Mediterranean Method: Lose Weight, Prevent Heart Disease and Memory Loss, and Support a Healthy Gut
By Masley, Steven
2019-12 - Harmony
9780593136034 Check Our Catalog

 

From a bestselling author and physician, this fresh approach to the Mediterranean diet updates the cuisine and eating style ranked #1 by U.S. News and World Report in 2019, helping readers lose weight and improve the health of their heart, brain, gut, and microbiome.

From southern Italy, Sardinia, and France to Spain, Greece, and Northern Africa the Mediterranean region is …More
 

Keto for Life: Reset Your Biological Clock in 21 Days and Optimize Your Diet for Longevity
Keto for Life: Reset Your Biological Clock in 21 Days and Optimize Your Diet for Longevity
By Sisson, Mark
Author Kearns, Brad
2019-12 - Harmony
9781984825711 Check Our Catalog

 

From the health expert and New York Times bestselling author of The Keto Reset Diet comes a groundbreaking ketogenic eating and lifestyle plan tailored for longevity, health, and happiness.

At age sixty-six, ancestral health movement leader Mark Sisson is still in peak athletic condition and exceptional health. He credits his ketogenic diet and complementary lifestyle …More
 

Bowls: Vibrant Recipes with Endless Possibilities
Bowls: Vibrant Recipes with Endless Possibilities
By America's Test Kitchen
2019-12 - America's Test Kitchen
9781945256974 Check Our Catalog

 

A healthy, customizable way to cook every day with 75 complete bowl recipes and mix-and-match bases, toppings, and sauces

Want to cook healthier low-stress dinners, improve your lunch game, and find meals that can be prepped mostly in advance? Bowls are for you The beauty of building a meal in a bowl is its versatility, and this book helps you compose 75 interesting bowls that …More
 

Goodful Cookbook
Goodful Cookbook
By Buzzfeed
2019-12 - Rodale Books
9780593135495 Check Our Catalog

 

Nourish your mind and body with more than 125 recipes that make everyday meals a more intentional self-care experience, whether you're an omnivore or you follow a plant-based, keto, or low-carb diet.

The Goodful philosophy is simple: use a foundation of wholesome, fresh ingredients, eat when hungry, and ultimately do what you need to do to feel good.

Holistic lifestyles …More
 

Garden to Glass: Grow Your Drinking from the Ground Up
Garden to Glass: Grow Your Drinking from the Ground Up
By Wolfe, Michael
2019-11 - Turner
9781684422081 Check Our Catalog

 

 

You've heard of farm to table; now learn how to grow your drinking game from the ground up inGarden to Glass

Garden to Glass: Grow Your Drinks From the Ground Up, written by expert mixologist, Mike Wolf focuses on the movement and philosophy illustrating how to incorporate the natural world into the drinks we love to make, drink, and share with friends. This book …More
 

All about Dinner: Expert Advice for Everyday Meals
All about Dinner: Expert Advice for Everyday Meals
By Stevens, Molly
2019-11 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393246278 Check Our Catalog

 

A Finalist for the 2020 James Beard Foundation Cookbook Award (General)

The Atlantic "Best Cookbooks of 2019" - Washington Post "Cookbooks That Inspired Us in 2019" - Christian Science Monitor "Best Cookbooks of 2019" - NPR "Favorite Books of 2019" - WBUR Here & Now "Best Cookbooks of 2019"

An award-winning cookbook author and cooking teacher …More
 

The Plant Paradox Family Cookbook: 80 Ways to Feed a Crowd Using Your Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, or Dutch Oven
The Plant Paradox Family Cookbook: 80 Ways to Feed a Crowd Using Your Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, or Dutch Oven
By Gundry, Steven R.
2019-11 - Harper Wave
9780062911834 Check Our Catalog

 

 

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Plant Paradox comes a guide to one-pot cooking for the whole family, with a special focus how to make the Plant Paradox program kid-friendly.

Since the publication of The Plant Paradox in 2017, hundreds of thousands of people have embraced Dr. Gundry's nutritional protocol--and …More
 

Untitled Tasty Cookbook
Untitled Tasty Cookbook
By Tasty
2019-11 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780525575887 Check Our Catalog

 

Meal prep, one pot, no cook, slow cooker or Instant Pot(R)--BuzzFeed's Tasty has something for everyone with 75 time-saving, taste-tested recipes that make cooking easy and fun.

We know you're busy, so we'll make it quick. Or, actually, you'll make it quick. With easy-clean-up one-pot wonders like Spaghetti with Caramelized Lemon, Shrimp, and Parsley and hands-off slow cooker …More
 

Joy of Cooking
Joy of Cooking
By Rombauer, Irma S.
Author Becker, Marion Rombauer
Author Becker, John
2019-11 - Scribner Book Company
9781501169717 Check Our Catalog

 

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The bestselling cookbook of all time comes full circle and celebrates its 75th anniversary with an expansive revision based on the highly lauded 1975 edition, restoring the voice of the original authors and returning the focus to home-style American cooking. …More
 

Nothing Fancy: Unfussy Food for Having People Over
Nothing Fancy: Unfussy Food for Having People Over
By Roman, Alison
2019-10 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780451497017 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The social media star, New York Times columnist, and author of Dining In helps you nail dinner with unfussy food and the permission to be imperfect.

"Enemy of the mild, champion of the bold, Ms. Roman offers recipes in Nothing Fancy that are crunchy, cheesy, tangy, citrusy, fishy, smoky and spicy."--Julia Moskin, The New York …More
 

Cook Mexico City: Morning. Noon. Night.
Cook Mexico City: Morning. Noon. Night.
By Camara, Gabriela
Author Watrous, Malena
2019-04 - Lorena Jones Books
9780399580574 Check Our Catalog

 

The innovative chef and culinary trend-setter named one of Time's 100 most influential people in the world shares 150 recipes for her vibrant, simple, and sophisticated contemporary Mexican cooking.

IACP AWARD FINALIST - ART OF EATING PRIZE LONGLIST - NAMED ONE OF THE BEST COOKBOOKS OF THE SEASON BY The New York Times - Bon App tit - San Francisco Chronicle …More
 

Vegan in the House: Flexible Plant-Based Meals to Please Everyone
Vegan in the House: Flexible Plant-Based Meals to Please Everyone
By DK
2019-01 - DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
9781465480392 Check Our Catalog

 

Embrace the vegan in your home and keep the whole household happy and well fed without cooking separate meals.

Not a fan of tofu? Don't worry: this vegan cookbook is packed with 150 healthy, delicious recipes that will appeal to adults and children alike, using grains, pulses, and other natural meat- and dairy-free alternatives as base ingredients. You'll find options for …More
 

Cook It in Your Dutch Oven: 150 Foolproof Recipes Tailor-Made for Your Kitchen's Most Versatile Pot
Cook It in Your Dutch Oven: 150 Foolproof Recipes Tailor-Made for Your Kitchen's Most Versatile Pot
By America's Test Kitchen
2018-12 - America's Test Kitchen
9781945256561 Check Our Catalog

 

A Dutch oven is the most versatile pot in your kitchen: a soup pot, a deep fryer, a braiser, a roaster, an enclosed bread oven, and the perfect vessel for one-dish meals.

Don't relegate your prized pot to the back of the cabinet. Learn how to put your Dutch oven to work every day in so many different ways. Turn out practical yet fun meals made entirely in one pot, such as Weeknight …More