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Cookbook Club – Lidia’s Favorite Recipes

This month our group tried recipes from Lidia’s Favorite Recipes by Lidia Bastianich. The members of the group were enthusiastic about delving into Lidia’s cookbook (some even had their own copy) and the results were delicious. The adjustment that came up the most was adding less garlic than the recipe called for (and you could … Continue reading

Book Club Books / Cookbook / Cookbook Club / Lisa / Nonfiction

Cookbook Club – Modern German Cookbook

This month our group tried recipes from Frank Rosin’s Modern German Cookbook. While everything was tasty and not too difficult to make, many said that they had to make tweaks or changes to the recipe (or if they didn’t they would if they tried it again). Overall though most were underwhelmed with the cookbook itself. … Continue reading

Book Club Books / Cookbook / Cookbook Club / Lisa / Nonfiction

Cookbook Club – Indian for Everyone

This month the group tried out recipe’s fromĀ Indian for Everyone by Anupy Singla. Feelings about this book were mixed. While the food itself was mostly positive the book is a bit intense for those unfamiliar with Indian cooking (a lot of spice work). Some took this as an opportunity to try completely new things and … Continue reading

Book Club Books / Cookbook / Cookbook Club / Lisa / Nonfiction

Cookbook Club – Gordon Ramsay’s Fast Food

This month the Cookbook Club tried out recipes fromĀ Gordon Ramsay’s Fast Food: More than 100 Delicious, Super-Fast, and Easy Recipes by Gordon Ramsay. While all the dishes brought to the meeting were delicious (and some of them easy) most of the group members in attendance found the overall book to be not so super-fast or … Continue reading