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MAY 2017 COTM: AOC, reports on Cheese & Charcuterie

by pistachio peas 4 months ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from AOC: CHEESE & CHARCUTERIE (p. 21-49) If you are ...

MmeFleiss commented 2 hours ago

Cooking from SMALL VICTORIES by Julia Turshen

by pistachio peas 7 months ago

Many of us seem to either own or be excited about this book. Let's use this thread to report on our experiences cooki...


rglo820 commented 4 hours ago

Cookbook question--Nigel Slater

by nofunlatte 2 days ago

Hello, Home Cookin' Hounds! I've been on cookbook moratorium until next month ('cause it's my birthday month!) Anyway...

nofunlatte commented 1 day ago

Ebook Deals of the Minute II

by MmeFleiss 5 months ago

As promised, here's a new thread for the ebook deals. These deals seem to go by so fast, so just a reminder the sale ...

MmeFleiss commented 1 day ago

August 2014 COTM - Diana Henry Month: Other Books and Online Recipes

by delys77 3 years ago

Greetings all! Please use this thread to post your reviews for recipes pulled from Diana Henry books other than th...

herby commented 2 days ago

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Missing cookbook pages

by csheago 2 days ago

Just bought a used version of "Mushroom Cookbook and Primer" by Amy Farges. Of course it's missing a couple pages; 2...

Cooking from LAND OF FISH AND RICE by Fuchsia Dunlop

by clcorbi 7 months ago

Hi all! I know there has been a lot of excitement about this gorgeous cookbook. Let's cook through Land of Fish and R...

clcorbi commented 2 days ago

Cooking from Electric Pressure Cooker Cookbooks. Part 2

by DuffyH 8 months ago

Because the original thread has gotten exceedingly long, it's time to split it. Below are the guidelines TDQ set out,...


Nannybakes commented 2 days ago

Recipes from "Always Hungry" by Dr David Ludwig

by jen kalb 1 year ago

Im going to start a recipe thread here for folks that are following the new Always Hungry diet program. http://drdavi...


Iris177 commented 2 days ago


by pistachio peas 5 months ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from DINNER: CHICKEN (p. 22-61) and MEAT: PORK, BEEF, VE...

LulusMom commented 3 days ago

Irene Kuo's Key to Chinese Cooking Discussion Group

by bluesman13 10 days ago

I'm interested in a thread that discusses this cookbook. Also, I'm interested in discussion about the recipes that yo...

bluesman13 commented 3 days ago

Cooking from The Smitten Kitchen Blog and Book, by Deb Perelman

by Goblin 9 months ago

The Smitten Kitchen Blog and Cookbook was a very close contender for Cookbook of the Month, December 2016. Since the...

MmeFleiss commented 3 days ago

June 2017 COTM: The Malaysian Kitchen, reports on Salads & Vegetables

by pistachio peas 3 months ago

Use this thread to report on recipes from the following chapters: SALADS (p. 93-114) and VEGETABLES (p. 119-145) ...

MmeFleiss commented 3 days ago

Table Talk with Michelle Tam of Nom Nom Paleo

by The Chowhound Team 1 month ago

We’re excited to host Michelle Tam in this edition of Table Talk. New York Times bestselling cookbook author Miche...


searchingforclues commented 3 days ago

June 2012 COTM, The Homesick Texan: Sides Hot and Cold; Breads; Sweets

by L.Nightshade 5 years ago

Please use this thread to report on the following chapters from the June Cookbook of the Month: Sides Hot and Cold...

EllenCooks commented 3 days ago

June Cookbook of the Month: TAPAS by Penelope Casas - ALL RECIPES

by oakjoan 9 years ago

Please remember to note the chapter, page and name of the book from which you are cooking to keep things orderly.


qianning commented 4 days ago

Cookbooks to take along a year-long leave

by herby 9 days ago

I will be spending 2018 on a year-long assignment in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. I will have a modest Soviet style apartme...

meatn3 commented 5 days ago