The Wine Lover’s Apprentice

The Wine Lover’s Apprentice: Words of Wisdom for Would-Be Oenophiles by Kathleen Bershad Stars: **** Skyhorse Publishing (2018) 143 pages Cooking/Wine Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: What’s the best corkscrew to use? Should I decant? How many types of glassware… Read More »

200 Best Sheet Pan Meals

200 Best Sheet Pan Meals: Quick & Easy Oven Recipes – One Pan, No Fuss! by Camilla V. Saulsbury Stars: **** Robert Rose (2016) Food/Cookbooks 248 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for a review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Sheet pan meals are the perfect alternative to one-pot meals.… Read More »

The Spice & Herb Bible

The Spice & Herb Bible Third Edition by Ian Hemphill with recipes by Kate Hemphill Stars: ***** Robert Rose (2014) Food/Cookbook 800 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for a review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: A new edition of the IACP award-winning book on spices and herbs. Cooks use… Read More »

The Language of Food by Dan Jurafsky

This is a book review of The Language of Food: A Linguist Reads the Menu by Dan Jurafsky. Stars: ***** W.W. Norton & Company (2014) Cooking/Food Writing 2015 James Beard Award Finalist I received a copy of this book for review purposes. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Why do we eat toast for breakfast,… Read More »

Dark Side of the Spoon: The Rock Cookbook

This is a review of Dark Side of the Spoon: The Rock Cookbook by Inniss, Miller & Stadden. Stars: **** Laurence King Publishing (2017) Cookbook Summary: This book features 30 recipes inspired by some of the greatest rock artists of today and yesteryear. Each dish is supported by an exclusively commissioned artwork from one of… Read More »

Let’s Cook Series: Family Cookbooks

Let’s Cook! is a series of cookbooks for families that is bilingual. Let’s Cook Italian for example has English on the left and Italian on the right. Let’s Cook French has English on the left and French on the right. Let’s Cook Spanish will be out in March. The books are hard covered and very… Read More »

Easy Everyday Slow Cooker Recipes by Donna-Marie Pye

I received a copy of Easy Everyday Slow Cooker Recipes from the publisher to facilitate this review. All opinions are my own. Stars: **** Robert Rose (August 2014) Cooking 352 pages I love using my slow cooker. When I know it will be a busy time during dinner I prepare ahead and get a meal… Read More »