What cookbooks can you not live without? Chowhounds weigh in on the tomes they turn to again and again. Discuss your favorites, recipes from past books, and talk about upcoming cookbooks.

What are you baking these days? February 2018 edition!

by buttertart 24 days ago

Here we are in the not terribly merry month of February, home to Valentine's Day at least. Seems to call for sweet tr...

TorontoJo commented 2 hours ago

What cookbooks have you bought lately, or are you lusting after? February 2018 edition?

by buttertart 24 days ago

So, what's new in the cookbook division these days? I got Chinese Soul Food on publication day this week. I love the ...

rasputina commented 3 hours ago

February 2018 COTM: MORE MEXICAN EVERYDAY - Part One - Simple Ways to Create Dynamic Flavor

by MelMM 24 days ago

Use this thread to report on the following chapters of MORE MEXICAN EVERYDAY, by Rick Bayless: Part One: Simple Wa...

Njchicaa commented 4 hours ago

Sept 2009 COTM: SOUTHERN Salads

by yamalam 8 years ago

September 2009 Cookbooks of the Month: SCREEN DOORS AND SWEET TEA: Recipes and Tales from a Southern Cook, by Mar...

MmeFleiss commented 5 hours ago


by pistachio peas 11 months ago

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


BethNH commented 6 hours ago

2018 Piglet Discussion

by MmeFleiss 1 day ago

So the list of books for this year's Piglet is out. What does everyone think of the books they picked? I'm honestly s...


LiamF commented 17 hours ago

February 2018 COTM: MORE MEXICAN EVERYDAY - Part Two - Vegetables at the Heart of the Mexican Kitchen

by MelMM 24 days ago

Use this thread to report on the following chapters of MORE MEXICAN EVERYDAY, by Rick Bayless: Part Two: Vegetable...

Njchicaa commented 1 day ago


by MelMM 24 days ago

Welcome to February! Our selection for this month is More Mexican Everyday, by Rick Bayless. Use this thread for gene...

Njchicaa commented 2 days ago

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Chicken tikka masala for 15 people?

by rany 4 days ago

Does anyone know a great recipe for chicken tikka masala for a crowd?

Recipes from "Always Hungry" by Dr David Ludwig

by jen kalb 2 years ago

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


walker commented 4 days ago

Cantonese/Hong Kong Cookbooks (Preferably... English)

by night07 2 years ago

Hey everyone, After enjoying one of my favorite cuisine for a good while, I have a bit of a desire to actually go...


ricepad commented 5 days ago

Ebook Deals of the Minute 2018

by Caitlin McGrath 2 months ago

Here's the place to share those great cookbook deals that come up for ebook versions in various formats this year. Th...


Slinkles commented 8 days ago

Cooking from Electric Pressure Cooker Cookbooks. Part 2

by DuffyH 1 year ago

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


sugarplumps commented 10 days ago


by jeanhall 17 days ago

Hey there! Anyone know a reasonably authentic recipe for the Viennese topfenstrudel? (cheese strudel)


BerriesAndToast commented 16 days ago

Cooking from Norman Musa’s AMAZING MALAYSIAN: Recipes for Vibrant Malaysian Home-Cooking

by RainyRamone 8 months ago

This is the thread for reporting on dishes you cook from Norman Musa’s most recent work, AMAZING MALAYSIAN. About ...

RainyRamone commented 17 days ago