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Eat

(Available September 30, 2014)
Eat
Written by Nigel Slater
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607747260
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Eat
The Little Book of Fast Food
Written by Nigel Slater


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $27.99

Britain's foremost food writer returns with a deliciously simple collection of over 600 ideas for satisfying meals that are quick and easy to get to the table.

In this little book of fast food, Britain's foremost food writer presents a wholly enjoyable ode to those times when you just want to... Read more >
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Eat
The Little Book of Fast Food
Written by Nigel Slater


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.99

Britain's foremost food writer returns with a deliciously simple collection of over 600 ideas for satisfying meals that are quick and easy to get to the table.

In this little book of fast food, Britain's foremost food writer presents a wholly enjoyable ode to those times when you just want to... Read more >
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Bitter
Bitter
Written by Jennifer McLagan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607745167
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Bitter
A Taste of the World's Most Dangerous Flavor, with Recipes
Written by Jennifer McLagan


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.99

The champion of uncelebrated foods including fat, offal, and bones, Jennifer McLagan turns her attention to a fascinating, underappreciated, and trending topic: bitterness.
 

What do coffee, IPA beer, dark chocolate, and radicchio all have in common? They’re bitter. While some culinary cultures, such as in Italy and parts of Asia, have... Read more >
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Bitter
Bitter
Written by Jennifer McLagan
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ISBN: 9781607745174
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Bitter
A Taste of the World's Most Dangerous Flavor, with Recipes
Written by Jennifer McLagan


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $15.99

The champion of uncelebrated foods including fat, offal, and bones, Jennifer McLagan turns her attention to a fascinating, underappreciated, and trending topic: bitterness.
 

What do coffee, IPA beer, dark chocolate, and radicchio all have in common? They’re bitter. While some culinary cultures, such as in Italy and parts of Asia, have... Read more >
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French Roots
French Roots
Written by Jean-Pierre Moullé and Denise Lurton Moullé, Foreword by Patricia Unterman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607745471
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French Roots
Two Cooks, Two Countries, and the Beautiful Food along the Way
Written by Jean-Pierre Moullé and Denise Lurton Moullé
Foreword by Patricia Unterman


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $35.00

A narratively rich cookbook of French and Californian recipes from longtime Chez Panisse executive chef Jean-Pierre Moulle and his wife, Denise Moulle.

 
Jean-Pierre and Denise Moullé met on a street corner in Berkeley, California, in 1980; six months later they were married. French Roots is the story of their lives told through... Read more >
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French Roots
French Roots
Written by Jean-Pierre Moullé and Denise Lurton Moullé, Foreword by Patricia Unterman
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ISBN: 9781607745488
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French Roots
Two Cooks, Two Countries, and the Beautiful Food along the Way
Written by Jean-Pierre Moullé and Denise Lurton Moullé
Foreword by Patricia Unterman


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $15.99

A narratively rich cookbook of French and Californian recipes from longtime Chez Panisse executive chef Jean-Pierre Moulle and his wife, Denise Moulle.

 
Jean-Pierre and Denise Moullé met on a street corner in Berkeley, California, in 1980; six months later they were married. French Roots is the story of their lives told through... Read more >
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The Old-Fashioned
The Old-Fashioned
Written by Robert Simonson, Photographed by Daniel Krieger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607745358
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The Old-Fashioned
The Story of the World's First Classic Cocktail, with Recipes and Lore
Written by Robert Simonson
Photographed by Daniel Krieger


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $18.99

A complete history of one of the world's most iconic cocktails--now the poster child of the modern cocktail revival--with fifty recipes for classic variations as well as contemporary updates.

No single cocktail is as iconic, as beloved, or as discussed and fought-over as the Old-Fashioned. Its formula is simple: just whiskey, bitters... Read more >
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The Old-Fashioned
The Old-Fashioned
Written by Robert Simonson, Photographed by Daniel Krieger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607745365
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The Old-Fashioned
The Story of the World's First Classic Cocktail, with Recipes and Lore
Written by Robert Simonson
Photographed by Daniel Krieger


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $11.99

A complete history of one of the world's most iconic cocktails--now the poster child of the modern cocktail revival--with fifty recipes for classic variations as well as contemporary updates.

No single cocktail is as iconic, as beloved, or as discussed and fought-over as the Old-Fashioned. Its formula is simple: just whiskey, bitters... Read more >
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Blue Plate Special
Blue Plate Special
Written by Kate Christensen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307951106
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Blue Plate Special
An Autobiography of My Appetites
Written by Kate Christensen


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.95

A delectable memoir about the transformative power of food, Blue Plate Special is a deeply personal narrative in which food becomes the vehicle for exploring a life. Here, novelist Kate Christensen tells her own story, from her unorthodox childhood in 1960s Berkeley as the daughter of a legal activist who ruled...

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My Paris Kitchen
My Paris Kitchen
Written by David Lebovitz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607742678
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My Paris Kitchen
Recipes and Stories
Written by David Lebovitz


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $35.00

A collection of stories and 100 sweet and savory French-inspired recipes from popular food blogger David Lebovitz, reflecting the way Parisians eat today and featuring lush photography taken around Paris and in David's Parisian kitchen.

It’s been ten years since David Lebovitz packed up his most treasured cookbooks, a well-worn cast-iron skillet... Read more >
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My Paris Kitchen
My Paris Kitchen
Written by David Lebovitz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607742685
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My Paris Kitchen
Recipes and Stories
Written by David Lebovitz


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $18.99

A collection of stories and 100 sweet and savory French-inspired recipes from popular food blogger David Lebovitz, reflecting the way modern Parisians eat today and featuring lush photography taken around Paris and in David's Parisian kitchen.

It’s been ten years since David Lebovitz packed up his most treasured cookbooks, a well-worn cast-iron... Read more >
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Sous Chef
Sous Chef
Written by Michael Gibney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804177870
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Sous Chef
24 Hours on the Line
Written by Michael Gibney


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $25.00

The back must slave to feed the belly. . . . In this urgent and unique book, chef Michael Gibney uses twenty-four hours to animate the intricate camaraderie and culinary choreography in an upscale New York restaurant kitchen. Here readers will find all the details, in rapid-fire succession, of what it... Read more >
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Sous Chef
Sous Chef
Written by Michael Gibney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804177887
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Sous Chef
24 Hours on the Line
Written by Michael Gibney


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

The back must slave to feed the belly. . . . In this urgent and unique book, chef Michael Gibney uses twenty-four hours to animate the intricate camaraderie and culinary choreography in an upscale New York restaurant kitchen. Here readers will find all the details, in rapid-fire succession, of what it... Read more >
Sous Chef
Sous Chef
Written by Michael Gibney, Read by Fred Berman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804192101
Our Price: $15.00

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Sous Chef
24 Hours on the Line
Written by Michael Gibney
Read by Fred Berman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $15.00

The back must slave to feed the belly. . . . In this urgent and unique book, chef Michael Gibney uses twenty-four hours to animate the intricate camaraderie and culinary choreography in an upscale New York restaurant kitchen. Here readers will find all the details, in rapid-fire succession, of what it... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook
The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook
Written by Alexe van Beuren and Dixie Grimes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385345019
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The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook
Recipes and Stories from a Southern Revival
Written by Alexe van Beuren and Dixie Grimes


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $15.99

Locals go to the B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery in Water Valley, Mississippi, for its Skillet Biscuits and Sausage Gravy breakfasts, made-to-order chicken salad and spicy Tex-Mex Pimiento Cheese sandwiches, and daily specials like Shrimp and Grits that are as good as momma made. The B.T.C.’s freezers are stocked with take-home Southern Yellow... Read more >
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The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook
The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook
Written by Alexe van Beuren and Dixie Grimes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385345002
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The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook
Recipes and Stories from a Southern Revival
Written by Alexe van Beuren and Dixie Grimes


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $29.99

Locals go to the B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery in Water Valley, Mississippi, for its Skillet Biscuits and Sausage Gravy breakfasts, made-to-order chicken salad and spicy Tex-Mex Pimiento Cheese sandwiches, and daily specials like Shrimp and Grits that are as good as momma made. The B.T.C.’s freezers are stocked with take-home Southern Yellow... Read more >
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Greg Atkinson's In Season
Greg Atkinson's In Season
Written by Greg Atkinson, Photographed by Charity Burggraaf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619168
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Greg Atkinson's In Season
Culinary Adventures of a Pacific Northwest Chef
Written by Greg Atkinson
Photographed by Charity Burggraaf


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $22.95

Before revitalizing the menu at Canlis restaurant, Seattle chef Greg Atkinson learned an appreciation for local ingredients and gratifying meals on lovely San Juan Island, WA. In this reissued book of essays and recipes, Greg describes his appreciation the passage of the seasons, the joys of young family life, and, of... Read more >
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Greg Atkinson's In Season
Culinary Adventures of a Pacific Northwest Chef
Written by Greg Atkinson
Photographed by Charity Burggraaf


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $22.95

Before revitalizing the menu at Canlis restaurant, Seattle chef Greg Atkinson learned an appreciation for local ingredients and gratifying meals on lovely San Juan Island, WA. In this reissued book of essays and recipes, Greg describes his appreciation the passage of the seasons, the joys of young family life, and, of... Read more >
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Steal the Menu
Steal the Menu
Written by Raymond Sokolov
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946355
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Steal the Menu
A Memoir of Forty Years in Food
Written by Raymond Sokolov


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

Part autobiography, part culinary history, Steal the Menu is former New York Times food editor Raymond Sokolov’s account of four decades of eating. From his pathbreaking dispatches on nouvelle cuisine in France to finding top-notch Chinese dishes at a New Jersey gas station to picking the brain of the most Michelin-starred... Read more >
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To the Bone
To the Bone
Written by Paul Liebrandt and Andrew Friedman, Foreword by Heston Blumenthal
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770434168
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To the Bone

Written by Paul Liebrandt and Andrew Friedman
Foreword by Heston Blumenthal


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $30.00

What defines a chef?

Despite the glamour attached to the profession today, a successful life in the kitchen is determined more by sacrifice than stardom, demanding a dedication bordering on obsession, all in pursuit of The Food. In this meditation on the culinary life that blends elements of memoir and cookbook, Paul... Read more >
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To the Bone
To the Bone
Written by Paul Liebrandt, Andrew Friedman and Heston Blumenthal
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434175
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To the Bone

Written by Paul Liebrandt, Andrew Friedman and Heston Blumenthal


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $14.99

What defines a chef?

Despite the glamour attached to the profession today, a successful life in the kitchen is determined more by sacrifice than stardom, demanding a dedication bordering on obsession, all in pursuit of The Food. In this meditation on the culinary life that blends elements of memoir and cookbook, Paul... Read more >
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Japanese Soul Cooking
Japanese Soul Cooking
Written by Tadashi Ono and Harris Salat
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607743521
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Japanese Soul Cooking
Ramen, Tonkatsu, Tempura, and More from the Streets and Kitchens of Tokyo and Beyond
Written by Tadashi Ono and Harris Salat


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $27.50

A collection of more than 100 recipes that introduces Japanese comfort food to American home cooks, exploring new ingredients, techniques, and the surprising origins of popular dishes like gyoza and tempura. 

Move over, sushi.

It’s time for gyoza, curry, tonkatsu, and furai. These icons of Japanese comfort food cooking are the dishes... Read more >
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Japanese Soul Cooking
Japanese Soul Cooking
Written by Tadashi Ono and Harris Salat
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607743538
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Japanese Soul Cooking
Ramen, Tonkatsu, Tempura, and More from the Streets and Kitchens of Tokyo and Beyond
Written by Tadashi Ono and Harris Salat


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $14.99

A collection of more than 100 recipes that introduces Japanese comfort food to American home cooks, exploring new ingredients, techniques, and the surprising origins of popular dishes like gyoza and tempura. 

Move over, sushi.

It’s time for gyoza, curry, tonkatsu, and furai. These icons of Japanese comfort food cooking are the dishes you’ll find in every... Read more >
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The New California Wine
The New California Wine
Written by Jon Bonne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607743002
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The New California Wine
A Guide to the Producers and Wines Behind a Revolution in Taste
Written by Jon Bonne


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $35.00

A comprehensive guide to the must-know wines and producers of California's "new generation," and the story of the iconoclastic young winemakers who have changed the face of California viniculture in recent years. 

The New California Wine is the untold story of the California wine industry: the young, innovative producers who are rewriting... Read more >
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The New California Wine
The New California Wine
Written by Jon Bonne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607743019
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The New California Wine
A Guide to the Producers and Wines Behind a Revolution in Taste
Written by Jon Bonne


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $18.99

A comprehensive guide to the must-know wines and producers of California's "new generation," and the story of the iconoclastic young winemakers who have changed the face of California viniculture in recent years.
     The New California Wine is the untold story of the California wine industry: the young, innovative producers who are rewriting the... Read more >
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