Phew! There was a lot of discussion, but at the end it came down to two options.
Claudia Roden THE NEW BOOK OF MIDDLE EASTERN FOOD
Claudia Roden ARABESQUE: A Taste of Morocco, Turkey, and Lebanon
Thomas Keller AD HOC @ HOME
VOTING: One Chowhound, one vote. You can cast your vote in the form of book title, author name, or option number but you MUST type your vote in ALL CAPITALS if you want it counted.
Voting will be open through MONDAY AUGUST 23.