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  • Bittermans Craft Salt Cooking The Single Ingredient That Transforms All Your Favorite Foods and Recipes
    Bittermans Craft Salt Cooking The Single Ingredient That Transforms All Your Favorite Foods and Recipes
    ISBN: 9781449478056
    Publication date: 01/10/2016

    This is the essential guide to making great salt the centerpiece of your cooking at home.We demand quality in our meals, and natural, hand-made salts are the most basic and essential way to make those ingredients shine. Mark Bitterman is THE salt expert and award-winning author. In this book hemakes this simple truth abundantly clear with over 60 inspiring recipes such as: Colorado Beef Burger with Mesquite Smoked Salt, and Chilies, Truffle Salt Smashed Roasted Potatoes, Salted Latte Ice Cream with Lemon Espresso Drizzle.The introduction explores why craft salt is different from iodized salt , kosher salt, and even industrially manufactured sea salt in regard to flavor, nutrition, and sustainability. The many varieties of gourmet salts available today are broken into 7 families (fleur de sel, sel gris, flake salt, traditional salt, shio, rock salt, smoked and infused salts), with helpful charts that make finding the right salt for the right food convenient and easy. The modern, but down-to-earth recipes are organized into practical chapters: Meat, Poultry, Seafood, Eggs and Dairy, Vegetables and Fruits, Sweets, and Drinks and Cocktails. Beyond the recipes, the tips, techniques, and suggestions will help you elevate your tried and true favorite dishes by now using the correct type of salt. Craft salts are not a fad, they are the heart and soul of our food culture today.
    A salt fanatic since his first bite of a juicy salt-studded steak at a truck stop in France, Mark Bitterman has traveled the globe for over 25 years in search of flavor. His four books include the James Beard Award winning Salted, and the best-selling Salt Block Cooking. Mark has been featured in the New York Times and countless other media, and taught at The Smithsonian and elsewhere around the world. Today, as CEO of Bitterman Salt Co. and owner of The Meadow retail shops in Portland Oregon and New York City, Mark pursues his mission to bring flavor to life.

    Pages: 176
    Dimension: 191mm X 191mm
    Author: BITTERMAN, MARK
    Price: $34.99
  • CANDLE - TWO CHILLI SHAPED RED CANDLES IN CARDBOARD TRAY (OPS)
    CANDLE - TWO CHILLI SHAPED RED CANDLES IN CARDBOARD TRAY (OPS)
    ISBN: 72200CHL
    Publication date: 01/05/2013

    Two Chilli Shape Candles in Tray

    Author: WANT
    Price: $9.99
  • Chile Pepper Bible From Sweet and Mild to Fiery and Everything In Between
    Chile Pepper Bible From Sweet and Mild to Fiery and Everything In Between
    ISBN: 9780778805502
    Publication date: 01/12/2016

    Chile peppers bring both sweet and fiery zest to dishes - discover a fascinating and seemingly endless variety within the pages of this delightful book. Contrary to popular belief, a pepper does not need to make your eyes water or start a fire in your mouth to qualify as a chile. Chile is simply the common name for the fruit of the capsicum plant. Chiles come in a wide variety of colours, shapes and flavours. And spellings: chile in the original, authentic Spanish, chilli in English. This comprehensive book (which serves as both a reference and a cookbook) from bestselling author and expert researcher Judith Finlayson takes you through the many varieties of chiles and provides absorbing information on everything from the historical and geographic origins of chiles, information on The Scoville Scale (it measures the hotness of a chile and was invented by Wilbur Scoville), health benefits and finally, 250 delicious and inventive recipes. From fiery Tex-Mex inspired meals to savoury and sweet Thai, this collection of recipes are sure to make you a lover of all things chile! Here's just a tempting sample of the dishes that await you: Appetizers like Cheese Arepas, Fresh Cucumber Kimchi, Guacamole, Indian-Style Roti are the perfect jumping off point for any dinner and sumptuous soups like Mulligatawny, Thai Coconut Chicken and Pepper Black Bean Soup bring warmth and comfort on a cold winter's day. Chiles add their wonderful and distinctive flavour to fish and seafood and this is highlighted beautifully in Jamaican-Style Fish Cakes, Paella, Shrimp Creole, Bahia-Style Chowder. And Judith's beef and veal recipes marry beautifully with chiles - resulting in delectable Mexican Meatballs, Chinese Beef with Orange, Beef Fajitas and Ropa Vieja. There are also recipes for sides, fresh salsas, sambals and chutneys, not to mention sauces, marinades, dressings and condiments. You're sure to enjoy the wealth of information and recipe in this book that's dedicated to the delights of chiles.

    Pages: 352
    Dimension: 267mm X 197mm
    Author: FINLAYSON, JUDITH
    Price: $34.99
  • Delicious Spice
    Delicious Spice
    ISBN: 9780733333385
    Publication date: 01/04/2014

    This fabulous new series of small-format books is lovingly curated from the successful cookbook collection by bestselling author Valli Little and the team behind Australia's most trusted food magazine, ABC delicious. These three new books are packaged with the rich photography and beautiful design you have come to expect from the delicious. collection. Each contains 60 essential recipes, and is themed so you can choose the perfect gift or occasion: Indulge, for when only something sweet will do; Spice, to add a kick to your cooking; and Slow, so you can roast, bake, and savour spending time in the kitchen. And best of all, they're only bite-sized ... so you don't have to feel guilty about treating yourself to all three.

    Pages: 128
    Dimension: 203mm X 165mm
    Author: LITTLE, VALLI
    Price: $19.99
  • Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine
    Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine
    ISBN: 9780241229446
    Publication date: 18/07/2016

    Publication Date: July 2017
    Are you using natural remedies to reduce stress or improve your health? With the fully updated and revised Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine, you can join the ever-increasing numbers that are. Written by Andrew Chevallier, a fellow of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists, the Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine is the unrivalled guide to home healing and herbal medicine. With entries showcasing 550 medicinal herbs including aloe vera, sage, and nettle, and nearly 200 remedy lists, you can learn how to treat a wide variety of common ailments from the comfort of your own home. The Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine details the properties of each medicinal herb, with a strong focus on safety to ensure safe natural healing for the whole family. Learn how to grow, harvest, and process your own ingredients to create natural remedies and improve your health - naturally

    Pages: 336
    Author: CHEVALLIER, ANDREW
    Price: $59.99
  • Encyclopedia of Spices and Herbs An Essential Guide to the Flavors of the World
    Encyclopedia of Spices and Herbs An Essential Guide to the Flavors of the World
    ISBN: 9780062375230
    Publication date: 01/12/2016

    From the Emmy-nominated host of the award-winning Top Chef, an A-to-Z compendium of spices, herbs, salts, peppers, and blends, with beautiful photography and a wealth of explanation, history, and cooking advice.

    Award-winning cookbook author and television host Padma Lakshmi, inspired by her life of traveling across the globe, brings together the world’s spices and herbs in a vibrant, comprehensive alphabetical guide. This definitive culinary reference book is illustrated with rich color photographs that capture the essence of a diverse range of spices and their authentic flavors. The Encyclopedia of Spices and Herbs includes complete descriptions, histories, and cooking suggestions for ingredients from basic herbs to the most exotic seeds and chilies, as well as information on toasting spices, making teas, and infusing various oils and vinegars. And no other market epitomizes Padma’s love for spices and global cuisine than where she spent her childhood—lingering in the aisles of the iconic gourmet food store Kalustyan’s, in New York City.

    Perfect for the holiday season and essential to any well-stocked kitchen or cooking enthusiast, The Encyclopedia of Spices and Herbs is an invaluable resource as well as a stunning and adventurous tour of some of the most wondrous and majestic flavors on earth.

    Pages: 352
    Dimension: 198mm X 165mm
    Author: LAKSHMI, PADMA
    Price: $69.99
  • Essential Spices and Herbs
    Essential Spices and Herbs
    ISBN: 9781623156282
    Publication date: 01/02/2016

    Essential Spices and Herbs introduces you to the 50 must-know spices and herbs that will take your cooking to the next level. Get acquainted with the aromas and flavors of these fundamental spices and herbs. Part reference, part cookbook, let Essential Spices and Herbs be your guide on your journey through the magical world of flavor.

    Pages: 282
    Dimension: 203mm X 203mm
    Author: ROCKRIDGE PRESS
    Price: $22.99
  • Fresh Spice
    Fresh Spice
    ISBN: 9781909108479
    Publication date: 01/11/2014

    Spice cookery has grown up. In a world of monochrome seasoning of white salt and black pepper, Fresh Spice breaks with tradition and fuses together spices and dishes from different cultures to create a unique cookbook. This book will change your perception of seasoning, flavours, textures and taste, as well as how you use spice. The science of cooking with spices is explored alongside the key rules for blending them together. The first rule is to divide them into categories of base, medium and high notes, with base being the earthy, strong spices such as turmeric, and high being more fragrant spices such as cardamom; the second is to divide them into colour groups, and to try to stay roughly within these when blending. But the real highlight of this book is its 120 extraordinary recipes, which use spices to transform classic dishes from all over the world. There's Poached chicken with lemongrass and herbs, Roast herbed salmon with cardamom sauce, Asafoetida risotto with walnuts and celery leaf, Winter leaves & spiced squash and Ginger & lime pudding. In the introduction Arun describes how to buy and cook with spices and takes a simple look at the science of flavour and the role of ayurvedic medicine in blending spices. In the comprehensive A-Z of Spices, he gives a description of the spices used in the book, along with their flavour and aroma profiles and how best to buy them.



    Pages: 272
    Dimension: 246mm X 189mm
    Author: KAPIL, ARUN
    Price: $49.99
  • Garlic More Than 65 Deliciously Different Ways To Enjoy Cooking with Garlic
    Garlic More Than 65 Deliciously Different Ways To Enjoy Cooking with Garlic
    ISBN: 9781849757072
    Publication date: 01/03/2016

    Although garlic is neither an herb or a spice it has been used to enhance food as far back as when the pyramids at Giza were built. This unassuming bulb (from the same family as onions and leeks) packs a powerful punch and is an essential element to recipes from around the world. Chefs and home cooks use it to enhance and intensify other ingredients or even as the signature element of a dish. Its taste varies in depth and aroma depending on the way it is cooked - it can be used raw for an intense level of heat that leaves a lasting impression, or baked to a soft velvety texture giving a milder taste. There are many varieties of garlic and they differ in size, pungency and colour. The bulbs found on sale are actually dried in the sun, though we tend to consider them fresh. Smoked garlic is dried garlic that has been smoked to give it a golden hue and mellow smoky flavour. Wild garlic is a seasonal and foraged variety of which, unlike common cultivated garlic, it is the leaves that are eaten rather than the bulbs. The taste is more delicate than other garlic and it's made a welcome return to restaurant menus in recent years, becoming a fashionable and sought after ingredient.Jenny Linford's inspired recipes include delicious ideas for dips, snacks, meat, poultry and fish plus pastas and breads. Master much-loved classics such as Aioli, Ajo Blanco (almond gazpacho), Spaghetti al Vongole, Garlic and Anchovy Roast Lamb and Boeuf Bourguignon, then try some new recipes such as Garlic and Pistachio Muffins, Korean Beef Bulgogi, Stir-fried Miso Pork with Wild Garlic and a Taiwanese Braised Pork Bao (steamed buns). In addition to the recipes, essay features give an insight into various aspect of garlic, from Health and Traditional Medicine to Folklore and from Meet the Producers to Growing Garlic at Home. Jenny also takes a look at the world's top Garlic festivals, including Gilroy in California and the Isle of Wight in UK, events which see this much-loved ingredient celebrated in style!

    Pages: 160
    Dimension: 235mm X 190mm
    Author: LINFORD, JENNY
    Price: $42.99
  • Ginger for Health
    Ginger for Health
    ISBN: 9781440591433
    Publication date: 01/11/2015

    Ginger has long been celebrated for its ability to soothe an upset stomach, but its health-boosting properties don't stop there! 'Ginger for Health' will show readers how to use the plant in their daily health and beauty routine, from creating a nutritious detox smoothie to moisturizing dry hair to smoothing fine lines and wrinkles. Featuring step-by-step instructions and plenty of helpful tips, this book will provide them with 100 all-natural ginger solutions that help: Increase metabolism and support weight loss Boost the immune system and fight off disease Treat unsightly blemishes, scars, and sunburns Promote healthy skin, hair, and nails There's really nothing ginger can't handlefrom relieving headaches and arthritis pain to improving bone strength to treating dandruff and split endsand all without the need for dangerous chemicals or costly procedures. With 'Ginger for Health', readers will discover all the benefits that a simple ginger root can bring. AUTHOR: Britt Brandon is a Certified Fitness Nutrition Specialist and Certified Personal Trainer. She blogs about fitness and nutrition at UltimateFit-Mom.com and is the author of 'Apple Cider Vinegar for Health', 'Coconut Oil for Health', 'The Everything Green Smoothies Book', 'The Everything Eating Clean Cookbook', 'What Color Is Your Smoothie?', 'The Everything Eating Clean Cookbook for Vegetarians', 'The Everything Guide to Pregnancy Nutrition and Health', and 'The Everything Healthy Green Drinks Book'. She uses ginger in many home remedies.

    Author: BRANDON, BRITT
    Price: $22.99
  • Good Cooks Book of Salt and Pepper 135 Perfectly Seasoned Recipes
    Good Cooks Book of Salt and Pepper 135 Perfectly Seasoned Recipes
    ISBN: 9781629145761
    Publication date: 01/04/2015

    "It amazes me that so little has been written about the two foods we eat most often. Here is a book that tells us about these two ingredients-one essential to life, the other the flavor of almost everything we eat...A book like Ms. Jordan's is long overdue." -James Peterson Salt is indispensable. Pepper is superfluous. Michelle Anna Jordan guides you through this cookbook where "saltandpepper" is a one-word dictionary term in her kitchen vocabulary. You'll learn all there is to know about salt and pepper, even so far as to where and how they grow. This exquisite cookbook will go over the necessities of salt, and the luxury of pepper via 135 seasoned recipes. Serve your friends, family, and party guests with delicious recipes and first-hand facts behind the science of one of the culinary world's dynamic duos. The Good Cook's Book of Salt and Pepper separates itself from other competitors by offering scientific facts, a healthier exposure to salt and pepper, and some interesting worldwide trivia. Did you know that India produces the leading amount of pepper and that the United States is its largest consumer? Did you know that shrimp and small crustaceans cooked with spices are common throughout Asia and South America? And that salt is an essential ingredient in coaxing out the flavor of nearly all grains? Recipes in this book include: Au poivre rouge steak Three-peppercorn bread Roast pork with black pepper Seafood roated with rock salt Pepper-crusted pizza with porcini, fontina, and sage

    Pages: 256
    Dimension: 204mm X 153mm
    Author: JORDAN, MICHELE ANNA
    Price: $32.99
  • Handful of Herbs Inspiring Ideas for Gardening Cooking and Decorating Your Home with Herbs
    Handful of Herbs Inspiring Ideas for Gardening Cooking and Decorating Your Home with Herbs
    ISBN: 9781849757195
    Publication date: 01/03/2016

    Herbs have been valued for thousands of years for their aromatic, health-giving and culinary qualities. Today they are also loved as attractive additions to a garden, as a sweet-smelling form of decoration in the home, and for their soothing and therapeutic effects. A Handful of Herbs celebrates herbs in all their beauty and variety, opening with profiles of the 20 most popular varieties, including basil, lavender, rosemary and thyme. Distinctive features of each herb are described, and the profiles explain how to grow healthy and productive plants, as well as summarizing their culinary and curative uses. Growing Herbs is then explored in detail, with essential advice about cultivation in beds, borders and containers. There are imaginative ideas for using herbs as ground cover, as hedges and in the vegetable garden. Living with Herbs presents creative ideas for making the most of herbs in every room in the home - as part of a table setting, as an invigorating potpourri in a hallway or as a focal point on a kitchen windowsill. There are recipes for simple beauty and therapeutic treatments using herbs.The book also offers 35 recipes for cooking with herbs, covering everything from snacks to sweet things, and includes infused oils, herb butters and refreshing herbal drinks. There is an A-Z of 75 common herbs, summarizing essential information about each plant's character, cultivation and growing habits, and the book concludes with an indispensable directory of suppliers.

    Pages: 128
    Dimension: 235mm X 190mm
    Author: MISC
    Price: $34.99
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