More Home Cooking: A Writer Returns to the Kitchen

4.39 avg rating
( 1,421 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780060955311: More Home Cooking: A Writer Returns to the Kitchen

Paperback. Pub the Date: May. 2000 Pages: 240 in Publisher by: Harper Perennial More Home Cooking. Like its predecessor. Home Cooking. Is an expression of Laurie Colwin's lifelong passion for cuisine. In the this delightful mix of recipes. Advice. And anecdotes. she writes about often overlooked food items such as beets. pears. black beans. and chutney. With down-to-earth charm and wit. Colwin also discusses the many pleasures and problems of cooking at home in essays such as Desserts That Quiver. Turkey Angst. and Catering on One Dollar a Head. As informative as it is entertaining. More Home Cooking is a delicious treat for anyone who loves to spend time in the kitchen. Selected in 2012 for the James Beard ...

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

More Home Cooking is an expression of Laurie Colwin's lifelong passion for cuisine. In this delightful mix of recipes, advice, and anecdotes, she writes about often-overlooked food items such as beets, pears, black beans, and chutney. With down-to-earth charm and wit, Colwin also discusses the many pleasures and problems of cooking at home in essays including "Desserts That Quiver," "Turkey Angst," and "Catering on One Dollar a Head." As informative as it is entertaining, More Home Cooking is a delicious treat for anyone who loves to spend time in the kitchen.

Review:

"Colwin's writing is down-to-earth and friendly, as though she is presenting little morsels she has prepared just for you. There are no frills or tricks. Like a classic dish, her writing's magic in its simplicity."--"Charlotte Observer"Filled with essays about food, family, and life...Her writing is a treat...It's a joy to read--the kind of work that makes you want to get cooking yourself."--"Boston Phoenix"We all need a best friend when we are at home cooking; this is the next best thing."--"Seattle Weekly

"The first time I read Laurie Colwin I knew I'd found the friend I'd always wanted to join me in the kitchen. Warm, funny, and unpretentious . . . Her recipes were easy and delicious. All these years later...I turn to Laurie Colwin. And she never lets me down."--Ruth Reichl, author of "Delicious!"

"Laurie Colwin teaches us how to cook, eat, deal with disasters, write and live. We turn to her books for a kind of comfort and sustenance that only she can provide."--Emily Gould, author of "Friendship"

Laurie Colwin teaches us how to cook, eat, deal with disasters, write and live. We turn to her books for a kind of comfort and sustenance that only she can provide. --Emily Gould, author of "Friendship""

The first time I read Laurie Colwin I knew I d found the friend I d always wanted to join me in the kitchen. Warm, funny, and unpretentious . . . Her recipes were easy and delicious. All these years later...I turn to Laurie Colwin. And she never lets me down. --Ruth Reichl, author of "Delicious!""

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Colwin, Laurie
Published by HarpPeren (2000)
ISBN 10: 0060955317 ISBN 13: 9780060955311
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarpPeren, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060955317

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
15.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Laurie Colwin
Published by Harper Perennial (2000)
ISBN 10: 0060955317 ISBN 13: 9780060955311
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Perennial, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Later Printing. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060955317

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
16.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.19
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Colwin, Laurie
Published by HarpPeren (2000)
ISBN 10: 0060955317 ISBN 13: 9780060955311
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarpPeren, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060955317

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
26.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.39
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Laurie Colwin
ISBN 10: 0060955317 ISBN 13: 9780060955311
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
LVeritas
(Newton, MA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Gift Quality Book in Excellent Condition. Bookseller Inventory # 36SEQU0003RT

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
34.54
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Laurie Colwin
ISBN 10: 0060955317 ISBN 13: 9780060955311
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800609553111.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
43.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.19
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds