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May–July 2021 Baking Cookbook of the Month NOMINATIONS

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 5 days ago

Welcome to our nominations for Spring/Summer 2021 Baking/Dessert COTM, which will run from May through July of this year. This the time of late spring and early summer when we start seeing more cho...

April 2021 COTM Amá: Amá's Table, Verduras, and La Reunión

MonicaMadeIt
by MonicaMadeIt 17 days ago

Welcome to Cookbook of the Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters from AMÁ: •Amá's Table •Verduras •La Reunión If you are the first one to repo...

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What Are You Baking These Days? April 2021 Edition

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 18 days ago

It may be thawing out and warming up where you are, but I bet your oven's still being cranked up. What goodies are coming out of it this month?

What's For Dinner #450 (April 2021): April Showers!

Amandarama
by Amandarama 18 days ago

Welcome to April! Spring has sprung. Hopefully the weather is reflecting this in your part of the world! Here's where we help each other decide "What's for Dinner,” celebrate (or commiserate a...

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How do you match sauce with ravioli?

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by mmmjv 1 day ago

I got a ricotta and grana Padona ravioli and a mushroom ravioli from Whole Foods. What would be a good sauce to go with them? I've noticed that a lot of these different ravioli just aren't a good m...

CAESAR SALAD: Home Cooking Dish of the Month, April 2021

MelMM
by MelMM 18 days ago

Welcome to April! Spring is in the air, in the form of pollen everywhere. We have a great dish to play with this month, the CAESAR SALAD. Traditionally a very simple salad of romaine, croutons, and...

APRIL 2021 COTM VOTING

MonicaMadeIt
by MonicaMadeIt 1 month ago

Welcome to another Cookbook of the Month (COTM) vote! Our nominees for April are Amá with 13 votes (last month's runner-up) and Cool Beans with 8 votes (a newbie to the COTM race). ☆Amá: A Mod...

March 2021 COTM VOTING

islandmermaid
by islandmermaid 2 months ago

Welcome to another Cookbook of the Month (COTM) vote! Here are our nominees! I included links to a profile on each author. ☆Jubilee: Recipes from Two Centuries of African-American Cooking by Ton...

MAY 2021 Cookbook of the Month NOMINATIONS

MonicaMadeIt
by MonicaMadeIt 8 days ago

Good morning, Cookbook of the Month community! It's time to consider what we would like to cook together as the weather warms and the days lengthen. Which books and sources appeal to us for May? ...

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MAY 2021 COTM VOTING

MonicaMadeIt
by MonicaMadeIt 4 hours ago

Welcome to another Cookbook of the Month (COTM) vote! There were a lot of new and varied books nominated this month. Our "finalists" for May 2021 are Saveur: The New Classics with 7 votes and Dinn...

Weekly Menu Planning – April 2021

MidwesternerTT
by MidwesternerTT 22 days ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in April. It's helpful if you can include your location and how many people you are feeding. Links to recipes are always app...

Jamaican/Caribbean cookbook needed

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by yodigger 8 hours ago

What is a good Jamaican cookbook to purchase for traditional food?

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Braised Short Rib Recipe in Men's Magazine

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by lemonslemonslemons 12 hours ago

Does anyone remember a recipe for braised short ribs that was super popular here about 15 years ago. It had been published in a men's magazine. I used to make it all the time and one unique featu...

Ebook Deals of the Minute 2021

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 3 months ago

Here’s the place to share those great deals that come up for ebook versions of cookbooks in various formats this year. Fair warning that these deals can come and go quickly, so a sale might be over...

March 2021 COTM Jubilee: Soups & Salads and Sides & Vegetables

islandmermaid
by islandmermaid 2 months ago

Welcome to Cookbook of the Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters from JUBILEE: •Soups and Salads •Sides and Vegetables If you are the first one...

April 2021 COTM Amá: Larder and Tex-Mex Breakfast

MonicaMadeIt
by MonicaMadeIt 17 days ago

Welcome to Cookbook of the Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters from AMÁ: •Larder •Tex-Mex Breakfast If you are the first one to report on a r...

April 2021 COTM Amá: Super Nacho Hour and Dulces & Desserts

MonicaMadeIt
by MonicaMadeIt 17 days ago

Welcome to Cookbook of the Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters from AMÁ: •Super Nacho Hour •Dulces & Desserts If you are the first one to rep...

Vinaigrette - dark balsamico or not, and what type of olive oil do you prefer?

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by CHSeifert 12 days ago

Do you prefer the darker balsamico or the lighter vinegar in your vinaigrette for your home made salads ? Perhaps you like to change things up a bit by sometimes use dark balsamico, sometimes wh...

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Beef stew, what about the potatoes?

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by sbbodcderf 2 days ago

I'd like your experience with crock pot beef stew. Not only Your favorite recipe, but your strategy for potatoes, carrots, etc. I want vegetables with some texture. Bite. If I put them in...

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Bread for shawarma? Yeast?

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by FrznrthS 4 days ago

Hi. I’d like to make some flat bread that would work well with shawarma. I’m seeing that some flatbreads recipes use yeast and some don’t. What do you recommend? Also how about recipes that use y...