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The Gourmands' Way: Six Americans in Paris and the Birth of a New Gastronomy

Justin Spring · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

A biography of six writers on food and wine whose lives and careers intersected in mid-twentieth-century France During les trente glorieuses -- a thirty-year boom period in France between the end of World War II and the 1974 oil crisis -- Paris was not only the world's most delicious,...
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Lidia's Celebrate Like an Italian: 220 Foolproof Recipes That Make Every Meal a Party

Lidia Bastianich · Knopf
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

The beloved TV chef offers the only cookbook you'll need to give any gathering--from a dinner for two to a wedding--a delectable, welcoming Italian flavor. No one throws a party like Lidia Bastianich! And now, in this delightful new cookbook, she gives us 220 fantastic recipes for entertaining...
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The Sweet Spot: Dialing Back Sugar and Amping Up Flavor

BILL YOSSES · Pam Krauss/Avery
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

The former White House pastry chef for Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama presents a healthy, delicious collection of dessert recipes. Treat sugar like salt. This is the mantra of Bill Yosses, a former White House pastry chef, and his secret to baking indulgent yet wholesome desserts...
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Cooking at Home With Bridget and Julia: The TV Hosts of America's Test Kitchen Share Their Favorite Recipes for Feeding Family and Friends

Bridget Lancaster · America's Test Kitchen
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

For the first time, Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster, the beloved stars of America's Test Kitchen and Cook's Country public television shows, get personal and pull back the curtain on their lives, their families, and the recipes they like to cook when they are off camera.Bridget...
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