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Cookbook Gift Guide 2009

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Chef Marcus Samuelsson has one of the best cookbooks this year in New American Table, which riffs on regional and ethnic American food. You'll find Swedish grilled shrimp toasts, Sichuan roasted Cornish hen, pork belly with savory chocolate sauce and plantain mash, jerk spiced fried catfish, and buffalo burgers.
New American Table, $40
Cookbook Gift Guide 2010

Cookbook Gift Guide 2010