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Learn to Cook with Help from 10 of the Best Cookbooks for Beginners

Due to restaurant closures and social distancing measures in place to help combat coronavirus, many people are currently cooking at home for the first time. But what if you have no idea how to cook...

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Looking for an Old French Cookbook

by MajeBrennan 1 month ago

I had a cookbook for years that was written by a French female author for Americans. I can't remember the name of either the book or the author, but there was a recipe for French Onion Soup that ha...

March 2019 COTM Cravings: Hungry for More - Snacks, Potatoes & Their Friends, Thai Mom

by islandmermaid 1 year ago

Welcome to Chrissy Teigen Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters of CRAVINGS: HUNGRY FOR MORE - SNACKS, page 95 POTATOES & THEIR FRIENDS, page 11...

October 2020 COTM - Falastin

by LulusMom 26 days ago

Welcome to the October 2020 Cookbook of the Month! We will be cooking from Falastin by Sami Tamimi and Tara Wigley. Many of us are fans of Tamimi from his work with Yotam Ottolenghi. This time arou...

Ebook Deals of the Minute 2020

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 9 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...

Cooking from My Rice Bowl by Rachel Yang

by maestra 3 years ago

Let's share cooking adventures from the book from this innovative chef. Her restaurants (Joule, Revel, and Trove in Seattle and Revelry in Portland) are must-visits when you're in the area. Here's ...

March 2019 COTM Cravings: Sh*t on Toast through Supper

by islandmermaid 1 year ago

Welcome to Chrissy Teigen Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters of CRAVINGS: RECIPES FOR ALL THE FOOD YOU WANT TO EAT: SH*T ON TOAST, page 156 V...

All About Braising: Poultry and Game Recipe Reviews

by redwood2bay 14 years ago

October 2006 Cookbook of the Month: Please post your full-length reviews of poultry or game recipes from Molly Stevens' All About Braising here. Please mention the name of the recipe you are review...

March 2019 COTM Cravings: Hungry for More - Supper and Sweets

by islandmermaid 1 year ago

Welcome to Chrissy Teigen Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters of CRAVINGS: HUNGRY FOR MORE - SUPPER, page 174 SWEETS, page 234 If you are t...

Cookbook of the Month for November 2013: Marcella Hazan Month

by BigSal 7 years ago

In November, we will dedicate the month to Marcella Hazan’s collection of cookbooks including THE ESSENTIALS OF CLASSIC ITALIAN COOKING, a revision and compilation of her first two books, The Class...

Healthy Meals in Minutes Recipe Cards

by robinrch1 1 month ago

Help! I need a clear copy of Pork #4, pork with pineapple salsa. Someone put it up way back but the picture wasn’t clear. TIA!!

ISTANBUL AND BEYOND - Istanbul, Black Sea (pp. 29-120)

by MelMM 7 months ago

Use this thread to report on the following chapters from Istanbul & Beyond: Workers' Canteens, Street Fare & a Multiethnic Past - Istanbul (pp. 29-76) Fish Corn and Greens - The Black Sea (pp. ...

Celebrating the '19th Amendment' Cookbook...

by gutreactions 1 month ago

The New York Times had a piece this morning about the publication of a commemorative digital cookbook by the American Bar Association celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the '19th Amendment' givin...

How to make deep fried twinkies at home?

by hannafoster 1 month ago

Hi everyone!!! I am Hanna, a college student. I have been reading about deep fried twinkies since past 2 days and found really amazing reviews on the product. I just want to know is there any...

Legal Hounds or really anyone who enjoys cookbooks

by tcamp 1 month ago

I've never made it before but seriously considering Merrick Garland's gefilte fish...

Honey Cake from Second Generation Joy of Cooking

by meinNYC 1 month ago

I once had a recipe for honey cake from the 200ish Joy of Cooking for honey cake. It was much better than the older 1970's version. Lighter and less dry than the original. Can anyone in possession ...

Table Talk with “Basic Bitchen” Author Joey Skladany

The Chowhound Team
by The Chowhound Team 3 months ago

When it comes to basking in life’s true basic pleasures, nobody does it quite like Chowhound’s editor-at-large Joey Skladany. So much so that he’s set to release a pinnacle collection of 100 recipe...

Great American Recipes Card Collection

by olunia 2 months ago

Hello Everyone! I am searching for two (2) recipes from the Great American Quick and Easy Recipes Card Collection. The first one is from the Sweets and other Treats Section 18 Card #13. Th...

September 2020 COTM: Voting

jen kalb
by jen kalb 2 months ago

Hi everyone! My possibly shaky count indicates that the top two COTM contenders for this month, HEIDI SWANSON MONTH (online and cookbooks), 7 votes, and GUARDIAN UK FOOD, 9 votes, came in ahead...

September 2020 COTM: Nomination Thread

jen kalb
by jen kalb 3 months ago

Well, summer is flying by in this endless COVID year and its time already for nominations for our September COTM selection. Again we have to decide, whether we want to continue with online options ...

October 2012 COTM: 660 Curries -- Contemporary Curries, Biryani Curries, Curry Cohorts

blue room
by blue room 8 years ago

For these dishes, please post here: Contemporary Curries …. 647-686 Biryani Curries …. 687-704 Curry Cohorts …. 705-756 The Chowhound Team has asked me to remind you that verbatim copying...