Synopses & Reviews
Here are more than two hundred imaginative and versatile recipes -- conveniently divided into Starters, Main Courses, On the Side, and Desserts -- ranging from the classic to the most up-to-date: each one easy-to-follow, each one delicious.
For starters you can chose from Chilled Beet Soup with Chives, Dill Relish, Clams with Red Bell Pepper and Garlic, Provencal Stuffed Tomatoes with Pattypan Squash, Lobster Salad with Ginger and Lemon Grass, and Modern Waldorf Salad. The main courses include Steak with Horseradish and Dijon Mustard Crust, Moroccan Vegetable Couscous, Crab Cakes with Creamy Chili Sauce, Irish Stew, Winter Vegetable Curry, and Linguine with Chicken and Spicy Pesto Sauce. Add Sweet Corn Bread or Cinnamon Potato Buns on the side, and finish off with a Chocolate Mint Tart, a Pear and Dried Blueberry Cobbler, or a White Russian Sorbet.
More than thirty menus outline fresh ideas for special occasions and sidebars on every page provide additional information about ingredients. Lavishly illustrated with more than one hundred and fifty color photographs, this is the newest addition to the acclaimed series of cookbooks that gather together the most popular recipes from the pages of Bon Appetit magazine.