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January 2017 COTM -- SIMPLE: Eggs; Salads; Toast 8-71

by blue room 4 months ago

Use this thread to post your reports for SIMPLE, and please remember no copied verbatim recipes allowed. Main re...

MmeFleiss commented 8 minutes ago

What Cookbooks Have You Bought Lately, or Are You Lusting After? April, 2017 Edition!

by buttertart 27 days ago

Better late than never! March was a blur for me, first my husband got sick and then I did. I had no idea viral br...

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Westminstress commented 24 minutes ago

APRIL 2017 COTM: DINNER, reports on CHICKEN & MEAT

by pistachio peas 30 days ago

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

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qianning commented 38 minutes ago

Cooking from Electric Pressure Cooker Cookbooks. Part 2

by DuffyH 4 months ago

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

AmyH commented 11 hours ago

Ebook Deals of the Minute II

by MmeFleiss 28 days 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 13 hours ago

April 2017 COTM: DINNER by Melissa Clark

by pistachio peas 30 days ago

Have we ever been so prepared, cookbooks in hand, and raring to go?! There has been so much energetic enthusiasm for ...

beetlebug commented 15 hours ago

May 2017 COTM: AOC by Suzanne Goin

by pistachio peas 19 hours ago

I'm posting the reporting threads a couple of days early, since I'm traveling and won't be able to do it on the 1st. ...

Caitlin McGrath commented 18 hours ago

MAY 2017 COTM: AOC, reports on Cheese & Charcuterie

by pistachio peas 19 hours ago

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

MAY 2017 COTM: AOC, reports on Salads & Fish

by pistachio peas 19 hours ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from AOC: SALADS & FISH (p. 53-151) If you are the fi...

MAY 2017 COTM: AOC, reports on Meat & Vegetables

by pistachio peas 19 hours ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from AOC: MEAT & VEGETABLES (p. 163-259) If you are t...

MAY 2017 COTM: AOC, reports on From the Wood-Burning Oven & Desserts

by pistachio peas 19 hours ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from AOC: FROM THE WOOD-BURNING OVEN & DESSERTS (p. 265-...

APRIL 2017 COTM: DINNER, reports on PASTA & NOODLES and TOFU

by pistachio peas 30 days ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from DINNER: PASTA & NOODLES (p. 175-205); and TOFU (& A...

delys77 commented 2 days ago

*May 2009* COTM Cradle of Flavor: Foods of Celebration (beef, goat, and pork)

by foxy fairy 8 years ago

**May 2009 Cookbook of the Month is Cradle of Flavor: Home Cooking from the Spice Islands of Indonesia, Malaysia, and...

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qianning commented 2 days ago

Table Talk with Christina Arokiasamy of The Malaysian Kitchen

by The Chowhound Team 12 days ago

We noticed your interest in Christina’s latest book, The Malaysian Kitchen, so we invited her, and has gracefully acc...

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curry2248 commented 2 days ago

January 2017 COTM -- SIMPLE: Fish; Roasts; Chops & Sausages; Chicken 122-233

by blue room 4 months ago

Use this thread to post your reports on recipes from SIMPLE. Please include the page number and put the recipe name...

alex9179 commented 3 days ago

WOW! Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat

by dickgrub 5 days ago

Just spent my first hour of a projected hundred hours with this book by Samin Nosrat, released today. Excellent. We...

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medlar commented 3 days ago

March 2017 COTM: GJELINA, Chapters 1-2 Condiments & Pickles; Salads

by pistachio peas 2 months ago

Use this thread to post reports on GJELINA, chapter 1 (Condiments & Pickle, pp. 42-77) & chapter 2 (Salads, pp. 78-10...

MmeFleiss commented 4 days ago

2017 Piglet Commentary and Cooking Thread

by MelMM 2 months ago

The Piglet nominees are up over at Food52, and here's your chance to comment, complain, and if you cook from any of t...

Caitlin McGrath commented 4 days ago