Cookbooks

Wholesome Kitchen

Posted by on Apr 4, 2013 in Blog, Cookbooks, Read | 2 comments

Wholesome Kitchen

Friends often laugh at my assortment of coffee table books, as most would keep my collection closer to the kitchen. Β While most pile up art and design books, filled with gorgeous photos and fascinating anecdotes, my table tops hold an assortment of cookbooks with photos and stories just as sensational, if not more so.     I’ve recently fallen for ‘Wholesome Kitchen’ with lip-smackingly scrumptious recipes by Ross Dobson and photography by Peter Cassidy that is positively flavorful!     The book boasts recipes made with ‘beans, lentils, grains and other natural foods’ …which could run the risk of sounding too...

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Frank Stitt’s Southern Table

Posted by on Jan 26, 2013 in Blog, Cookbooks, Eat, Read, Restaurants | 1 comment

Frank Stitt’s Southern Table

Mac ‘n cheese, cornbread, creamy grits, fried oysters and just about anything thrown on the grill …no other cuisine can comfort your soul quite like Southern Food. Β And when that Southern food is served up all fancy like, as it is in Frank Stitt’s delicious cookbook, Southern Table, you’ve got a match made in…I don’t know, what’s something better than heaven? Β You’ve got a match made in the green room where Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hung out before the Golden Globes.     Dinners in my home usually consist of whatever mishmash I find in the fridge and whatever mood I’m in. Β The usual suspects are often...

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