120 Quick, Easy, Affordable Recipes for Your Hungry Kids From My Daddy Cooks
Author: Nick Coffer
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Quick, easy, and affordable recipes for your hungry kids from the creator of video blog MyDaddyCooks.com and the food hero in Sainsbury's Make Your Roast Go Further campaign. Nick Coffer creates meals that are not only yummy but will refuel the kids for that tricky period after school. In The After School Cookbook Nick shares his secrets for quick and tasty family food, aimed at keeping your kids full of energy whether they are a toddler or a teenager. Using simple techniques and good value, easy-to-find ingredients, this book will be an essential part of your daily routine, giving inspiration for delicious quick dishes that will keep the whole family looking forward to meal times. Mind The Gap Snacks to be eaten on the run after the school bell has rung Ready When You Get Home Cook ahead food for famished families Saving Your Bacon Cheap but yummy dinners Speed of Night The quickest of quick cook recipes Here Today Still Here Tomorrow Make the most of leftovers Inspired Lunch Boxes Midday meals, perfect for school Ready-Made Meals Made By You Why buy it when you can make it? 2+2 = 7 Meals that go a long way, for unexpected play dates Genius Treats All the sweet treats you could ever need
100 Fresh New Recipes for the Whole Family
Author: Nick Coffer
Publisher: Hachette UK
An alternative title for this book might have been My Daddy Cooks - How to cook delicious and easy family meals, in the tiniest kitchen, even with the chaotic and messy intervention of a toddler. Stay-at-home dad Nick Coffer and his toddler Archie captured hearts and captivated taste buds around the world when they launched their video blog MyDaddyCooks.com from their tiny kitchen in Watford. In his first book, passionate food-lover Nick shares over 100 tried and tested recipes for deliciously simple but innovative home-cooked dishes. Having followed a baby-led weaning approach with both his kids, Nick's recipes are ideal for anyone adopting the same method with their children. From straightforward suppers and one-pot dishes such as Oven-baked Risotto and Mexican Lasagne, to sweet treats and indulgent puddings including Peanut Butter and Chocolate Brownies and Frozen Eton Mess Ice Cream, My Daddy Cooks is a book you'll use time and again. Whether you are a dad or a mum looking for inspiration for kids' food, or just someone who loves good food, My Daddy Cooks will liven up mealtimes without you having to spend hours in the kitchen.
More Than 250 Recipes for the Passionate Home Cook
Author: Mary S. Risley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Have you ever read a recipe that called for artichokes and wondered just how to trim them, or wanted to learn the proper way to use a pastry bag? While most cookbooks provide home cooks with only recipes, The Tante Marie's Cooking School Cookbook provides recipes and detailed cooking techniques -- it's like going to cooking school without ever leaving your home. With more than 250 delicious yet approachable recipes and countless techniques, The Tante Marie's Cooking School Cookbook enables readers to become familiar with the basics of cooking and then encourages them to improvise. Because the recipes have been tested in the San Francisco kitchens of Tante Marie's by hundreds of students, home cooks can be assured that they are virtually foolproof. Having guided thousands of students through the world of French cooking for the past thirty years, renowned cooking teacher Mary Risley is well aware of common mistakes made in the kitchen. Risley troubleshoots a multitude of problem areas for cooks (such as what to do if your soup is too thick, or not thick enough), allowing home cooks to avoid common pitfalls. With variations provided for many dishes and instructions on how to cook without recipes, more advanced home cooks can start to create dishes on their own. From delicious hors d'oeuvres like Fava Bean Crostini with Pecorino and Miniature Shrimp Quiches and Asparagus-Fontina Pizza with Truffle Oil, to enticing entrees like Roast Chicken with New Potatoes and Olives, Halibut Baked with Warm Shallot Compote, and Herbed Rack of Lamb with Béarnaise Sauce, Risley presents an impressive array of French-inspired recipes for contemporary American tastes. Classic recipes are updated with modern twists in dishes such as Fresh Pea Soup with Cilantro and Meyer Lemon Crème Brûlée. Delectable dessert recipes include Grand Marnier Soufflé, Gingerbread Napoleon with Poached Pears and Caramel Sauce, Compote of Fresh Berries with Lemon Verbena Ice Cream, and classic Tiramisù. Additional chapters on first courses, soups, salads, pasta and risotto, fish and shellfish, vegetables, breads, cookies, chocolates, cakes, and pastries offer the home cook a recipe for every occasion. Risley also provides in-depth discussions on ingredients such as cheese, chocolate, truffles, and planned leftovers. A section of Suggested Seasonal Menus as well as a chapter of foundation recipes for accomplished cooks complete this wonderful volume. Illustrated with gorgeous black-and-white drawings, The Tante Marie's Cooking School Cookbook will become the cookbook you can't live without. It's the next best thing to having a cooking instructor cook right beside you.
Everything You Need to Know to Become a Great Cook
Author: America's Test Kitchen
Publisher: America's Test Kitchen
A landmark book from the test kitchen that has been teaching America how to cook for 20 years. We launched the America's Test Kitchen Cooking School two years ago to teach home cooks how to cook the test kitchen way, and since then thousands of students have taken our interactive video-based online courses. The America's Test Kitchen Cooking School Cookbook shares the same goal as our online school and brings all our best practices—along with 600 all-time favorite recipes—into one place so that you can become a better, more confident cook. There is no better way to learn than seeing an expert in action, so we've included over 2,500 color photos that bring you into the test kitchen so you can see how to prepare recipes step-by-step. The book starts off with an exhaustive 46-page Cooking Basics chapter that covers everything from what equipment you need (and how to care for it) to test-kitchen tricks for how to make food taste better. Then we move on to cover all the major cooking and baking categories, from meat, poultry, and pasta to breads, cakes, and pies. Illustrated Core Techniques, like how to whip egg whites, roast a chicken, or bake flawless pie dough, focus on the building block recipes everyone should know. Recipe Tutorials that each feature 20-35 color photos then walk readers through recipes that are either more complicated or simply benefit from the visual clues of step photography, like Extra-Crunchy Fried Chicken, Sticky Buns with Pecans, and Deep-Dish Apple Pie. Every chapter ends with a library of the test kitchen's all-time favorite recipes, such as Pan-Seared Steaks with Red Wine Pan Sauce, Meatballs and Marinara, Best Vegetarian Chili, Memphis-Style Barbecued Ribs, and New York-Style Cheesecake—more than 600 in total—that will allow home cooks to expand their repertoire. The America's Test Kitchen Cooking School Cookbook is a how-to-cook book that also explains why recipes succeed or fail, which makes it the ideal book for anyone looking to cook better.
Author: Matthew Locricchio
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
International Cookbook For Kids is a Marshall Cavendish publication.
The Kids' Guide to Cooking Real Food with Your Family
Author: Sally Sampson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Provides simple instructions for healthy and delicious meals that can be prepared together by family members of every age, including recipes for French toast, frittatas, curried tofu fingers, frozen yogurt and mango lassis. Original. 50,000 first printing.
Recipes and Inspiration to Build a Lifetime of Confidence in the Kitchen
Author: Alison Cayne
Publisher: Artisan Books
Named a Best Cookbook / Gift Book of the Year by Better Homes & Gardens, Library Journal, and Publishers Weekly The Must-Have Book That Will Teach You How to Cook Learning to cook has never been simpler—or more delicious—thanks to The Haven’s Kitchen Cooking School. Each of the book’s nine chapters centers on a key lesson: in the eggs chapter, readers will learn about timing and temperature while poaching, frying, and scrambling; in the soups chapter, they will learn to layer flavors through recipes like Green Curry with Chicken. The rigorously tested recipes—including wholesome lunches, dinner-party showstoppers, and delectable desserts—will become part of readers’ daily repertoires. Beautiful photographs show both the finished dishes and the how-to techniques, and helpful illustrations offer further guidance.
Healthy Recipes and Sanity-Saving Strategies for Every Family and Every Meal (Even Snacks)
Author: Laura Keogh,Ceri Marsh
Publisher: Appetite by Random House
From the authors of the bestselling cookbook How to Feed a Family and the bloggers behind The Sweet Potato Chronicles comes the cookbook that will help parents navigate the perils of the busy school year, one meal (and snack) at a time. The School Year Survival Cookbook is a fail-proof guide to the calendar-packed time that can break a parent's spirit: the school year. For families, cooking from September to June is about way more than just packing lunch boxes. It's trying to shoehorn a healthy dinner into already tight schedules that go in multiple directions; it's getting everyone fed before the school bus arrives; it's fuelling kids up for soccer practice and figuring out dinner when you get home after the dance recital. This book addresses every major food dilemma parents face during the 300-plus days of the school year, with 110 recipes and road-tested, guaranteed-to-work, effective strategies that will keep families on track even during the most hectic weeks. Learn how to become a lunch ninja that packs school lunches even the pickiest kid will love; master the art of the meal prep to save your sanity; celebrate the humble leftover and transform it into lunches and dinners that no one at the dinner table will ever complain about; fuel your active kids so that their brains and bodies are fed. From strategic dinners that become school lunches to double-duty baking that puts the "fast" in breakfast, The School Year Survival Cookbook is an indispensable guide for every parent, kitchen, and family.
Delicious-nutritious Treats to Make Yourself!
Publisher: Amer Cancer Society
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
A collection of easy-to-make recipes for breakfast foods, snacks, main dishes, drinks, and desserts.
Author: William Powell
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
Category: Sports & Recreation
The Anarchist Cookbook will shock, it will disturb, it will provoke. It places in historical perspective an era when "Turn on, Burn down, Blow up" are revolutionary slogans of the day. Says the author" "This book... is not written for the members of fringe political groups, such as the Weatherman, or The Minutemen. Those radical groups don't need this book. They already know everything that's in here. If the real people of America, the silent majority, are going to survive, they must educate themselves. That is the purpose of this book." In what the author considers a survival guide, there is explicit information on the uses and effects of drugs, ranging from pot to heroin to peanuts. There i detailed advice concerning electronics, sabotage, and surveillance, with data on everything from bugs to scramblers. There is a comprehensive chapter on natural, non-lethal, and lethal weapons, running the gamut from cattle prods to sub-machine guns to bows and arrows.
Author: Nick Nairn
Everyone thinks they know how to cook a steak. But do you know how to listen to your pan to find out whether it's too hot or too cold? How do you know when it's rare or well done? And what type of steak should you be cooking anyway? The Nick Nairn Cook School Cookbook cuts through this kitchen confusion by breaking down recipes into basic techniques, produce and equipment needed and includes tips from some of the country's top chefs. Split into three sections, the book is structured as a learning progression. From First Steps such as choosing and using produce, essential equipment and the philosophy of cooking to Essential Techniques, with easy-to-follow step-by-step photography and on to recipes including useful techniques and exercises to test your skills. You will progress from the simplest recipes to dishes for a dinner party for your friends or a satisfying supper for your family.
Author: Marilyn Harris,Shirley O. Corriher
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company
Cooking does not need to be a daunting task. With the instructions of countless cookbooks and the guidance of cooking schools, preparing a simple meal or an extravagant party has never been easier. Marilyn Harris combines these two elements into one outstanding cookbook, which offers recipes from her cooking school and draws on her more than two decades of teaching experience.
Author: Colleen Bartley
Publisher: R. Rose
Specially designed to assist parents of children with diabetes, a tasty cookbook presents more than 125 recipes for delicious and nutritious kid-friendly meals for the entire family, all accompanied by a complete nutritional breakdown. Original.
Author: Betty Crocker
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
A special new edition of the best-selling cookbook features a special heart-healthy section that reveals how to cut bad fats and cholesterol in meals, reduce stress, maintain healthy weight, quit smoking, and control heart disease risk factors, along with more than one thousand classic and contemporary recipes, nutritional breakdowns, how-to guidelines, cooking tips, and hints for menu planning and entertaining.
The Snaps, Drops, Jumbles, Tea Cakes, Bars & Brownies That We Have Loved for Generations
Author: Anne Byrn
Publisher: Rodale Books
From the beloved author of the bestselling Cake Mix Doctor series and American Cake comes a delicious tour of America’s favorite treats, cookies, and candies. Each of America’s little bites—cookies, candies, wafers, brittles—tells a big story, and each speaks volumes about what was going on in America when the recipes were created. In American Cookie, the New York Times bestselling author and Cake Mix Doctor Anne Byrn takes you on a journey through America’s baking history. And just like she did in American Cake, she provides an incredibly detailed historical background alongside each recipe. Because the little bites we love are more than just baked goods—they’re representations of different times in our history. Early colonists brought sugar cookies, Italian fig cookies, African benne wafers, and German gingerbread cookies. Each of the 100 recipes, from Katharine Hepburn Brownies and Democratic Tea Cakes to saltwater taffy and peanut brittle, comes with a lesson that’s both informative and enchanting.
Author: Roberta Muir
Publisher: Random House Australia
For more than 20 years, Sydney Seafood School has been teaching us how to prepare and cook the wonderful array of seafood found in our oceans and rivers. Now, for the first time, the School shares its wealth of tips and techniques, along with more than 80 outstanding recipes from Australia's leading chefs. Try your hand at Pete Evans' garlic prawns, David Thompson's grilled barramundi curry or Alex Herbert's fish'n'chips. Or treat your friends and family to Tetsuya's crudo of leatherjacket, Neil Perry's bar rock cod tagine or Frank Camorra's Galician-style octopus. There's also expert advice on choosing and storing seafood, plus step-by-step photos of essential techniques, including filleting and butterflying fish, shucking oysters, cleaning squid and octopus, and preparing crabs, prawns and bugs. With beautiful photos of all the recipes to help you decide what to make, and illustrations of the various species so you know what to look for at the fishmonger, Sydney Seafood School Cookbookwill give you the know-how and confidence to prepare seafood at home - with delicious results every time.
The Food and Philosophy of Kenny Shopsin
Author: Kenny Shopsin,Carolynn Carreño
The chef-owner of Shopsin's offers reflection on the culinary art, customers, and family bonds and shares more than 120 recipes for such comfort foods as mac n cheese pancakes and blisters on my sisters (sunny-side-up eggs on tortillas).