How to Cook Everything: 2,000 Simple Recipes for Great Food (Hardcover)
Today's Favorite Kitchen Companion Revised and Better Than Ever
Mark Bittman's award-winning "How to Cook Everything" has helped countless home cooks discover the rewards of simple cooking. Now the ultimate cookbook has been revised and expanded (almost half the material is new), making it absolutely indispensable for anyone who cooks or wants to. With Bittman's straightforward instructions and advice, you'll make crowd-pleasing food using fresh, natural ingredients; simple techniques; and basic equipment. Even better, you'll discover how to relax and enjoy yourself in the kitchen as you prepare delicious meals for every occasion.
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"Mark Bittman has done the impossible, improving upon his now-classic "How to Cook Everything." If you need know-how, here's where to find it."
"Mark Bittman is a great cook and an incredible teacher. In this second edition, Mark has fine-tuned the original, making this book a must for every kitchen."
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"Generous, thorough, reliable, and necessary, "How to Cook Everything" is an indispensable reference for both experienced and beginner cooks."
Mollie Katzen, author of the "Moosewood Cookbook"
"I learned how to cook from "How to Cook Everything" in a way that gives me the freedom to be creative. This new edition will be my gift to new couples or for a housewarming; if you have this book, you don't really need any others."
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About the Author
MARK BITTMAN is one of America s beloved, best-known and most widely respected food writers. He covered food policy as an Opinion columnist for The New York Times for 5 years, produced "The Minimalist" column for 13 years, and has starred in several popular television series, including the Emmy-winning Years of Living Dangerously. He recently left the Times to devote his time to cookbooks, teaching at Berkeley, and working on food movement strategy with the Union of Concerned Scientists. He also co-founded Purple Carrot, the national company that delivers weekly vegan meal kits. Bittman has authored more than a dozen cookbooks, including the best-selling How to Cook Everything(r), How to Cook Everything(r) The Basics, How to Cook Everything(r) Vegetarian (all available as apps), How to Cook Everything(r) Fast, Food Matters, and VB6: Eat Vegan Before 6:00. For more information go to markbittman.com.
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