Synopses & Reviews
How do you cook nutritious and delicious meals when life is busy and time is short? How can you make fresh, organic food a part of your and your family's way of life—simply and affordably? These are the questions that Mariel Hemingway answers by sharing tried-and-tested recipes, straight from her kitchen to yours.
Filled with exciting, beautiful photographs and easy-to-follow instructions, Mariel's Kitchen includes seventy-five sensational recipes that can be mastered by anyone, regardless of cooking experience. Arranged according to the seasons, these recipes show how simple it can be to put locally grown, seasonal produce on your table in place of packaged and processed foods. From sublime summer breakfasts to delectable desserts and heartwarming winter dinners, these tasty dishes, snacks, salad dressings, marinades, and drink recipes put homemade eating back into easy reach.
Mariel also shares her secrets that make it possible to eat well all week long, even with a full schedule. She reveals what staples are necessary for any pantry and how to prepare core recipes that become the foundation for multiple dishes. She offers shopping tips for navigating the world of organic and sustainable foods. And as she reveals what makes her kitchen “the heart of her home,” she peppers recipes with stories about her own lifelong love affair with food.
Combining Mariel's no-nonsense attitude with wholesome recipes for every occasion, Mariel's Kitchen is a new kind of American cookbook designed to help you—and all those you cook for—eat better, fresher, and more delicious foods, day in and day out.
“Mariel is not only beautiful inside and out, but she can cook too. This is a farm to table, locally grown guide to good simple eating. Deceptively delicious, any of these dishes should be bad for you, but they are not. Nice job, Mariel.” Rachael Ray
“Actress and model Hemingway shares her secrets for cooking nutritious and appetizing food in this lavishly photographed book. Hemingway proves that healthy food can be enticing, and her dishes will appeal to even the least health-conscious among us.” Publishers Weekly
“Whats equally as evident, from reading her passionate prose and energetic recipes, is her marked enthusiasm and emphasis on a holistic, reflective life. . . . Hemingways impressive energy unleashed has been a gift to many now equally well-nourished readers.” Creators Syndicate
In this lush, full-color cookbook, Hemingway shares her passion, expertise, and recipes for simple, satisfying--and delicious--meals all year round.
About the Author
As the granddaughter of the illustrious author Ernest Hemingway, Mariel Hemingway was destined to be in the public eye. But at just thirteen years old, Mariel became famous in her own right as she made her feature film debut in Lipstick. Four years later, she earned an Oscar nomination for her role in Woody Allen's film Manhattan. Mariel is an actress, model, yoga instructor, mother of two teenage girls, and one of the leading voices for holistic and balanced living. She is the author of Mariel Hemingway's Healthy Living from the Inside Out.