BOOK: The Gefilte Manifesto, New Cooking For The New Year

[1] Modernize Jewish cooking with The Gefilte Manifesto. Cover photo: parchment-wrapped trout roasted with sliced onions. [2] The new gefilte fish: a two-fish terrine (photos courtesy Flatiron Books).   Those who don’t celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year, can still participate in one of the sweetest treats: sliced apples with honey for dipping. It…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Radish & Stone Fruit Salad

A salad can be much more than dressed leafy greens. Photo courtesy Gentyl & Hyers | Chefs Collaborative.   Chef’s Collaborative is a nonprofit, national network of member chefs who work to promote clean, sustainable food. They’ve created a cookbook of recipes that are imaginative and refreshing, yet can be enjoyed every day. Sign up…
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BOOKS: Best-Selling Cookbooks

America’s best-selling cookbook: it doesn’t look mouth-watering, but that hasn’t hindered sales. The world’s oldest surviving cookbook is De Re Coquinaria, “On Cookery,” attributed to a first-century Roman epicurian named Marcus Gavius Apicius. And it’s still in print—in the original Latin! The English translation is out of print and pricey, but the Kindle edition is…
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GOURMET GIVEAWAY: Gift Certificates From Blurb Photo Books

Looking for a great personalized gift idea? Look no further than Blurb Photo Books, this week’s Gourmet Giveaway prize. Two winners will be given $40 to spend on the website that allows customers to create their own personalized books. Using hundreds of professionally-designed layouts (or their own, unique layouts) each winner could create a family…
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BOOK: Everything Tastes Better With Bacon

Every bacon lover needs a copy of Everything Tastes Better With Bacon. When we first heard about this book, we couldn’t wait to get our hands on it: “70 Fabulous Recipes For Every Meal Of The Day,” promises the cover of the bacon cookbook, “Everything Tastes Better With Bacon.” Any bacon lover would gladly eat…
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