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    A Great American Cook: Recipes from the Home Kitchen of One of Our Most Influential Chefs (Hardback) By (author) Jonathan Waxman, By (photographer) John Kernick, With Tom Steele, Foreword by Bobby Flay

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    DescriptionRenowned chef Jonathan Waxman knows that becoming a great American cook starts at home--here he shares methods for recipes you can pull together with just a few ingredients. Widely recognized as one of the fathers of New American cuisine, Jonathan Waxman knows how to make magnificent food from just a few ingredients, roasting eggplants and red peppers for an intensely flavored soup or tossing asparagus with oranges and hazelnuts for a refreshing first course. His vision is bold, but strikingly unpretentious: many of the dishes in "A Great American Cook"--like the Shrimp BLT, Crispy Chicken and Goat Cheese Burritos, and Gingerbread with Brandied Plums--are free-spirited plays on classics, and his "less is more" philosophy animates suppers like flash-seared scallops on caramelized onions and chicken cooked under a brick with a sauce of rose wine, bacon, and peas. From a versatile vegetable dish that goes with nearly every main course to handmade pastas with delicate sauces to a foolproof way to cook salmon, Waxman gives you all the techniques and recipes you need for simple, sophisticated cooking at home.


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    Title
    A Great American Cook
    Subtitle
    Recipes from the Home Kitchen of One of Our Most Influential Chefs
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jonathan Waxman, By (photographer) John Kernick, With Tom Steele, Foreword by Bobby Flay
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 286
    Width: 208 mm
    Height: 257 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 1,134 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780618658527
    ISBN 10: 0618658521
    Classifications

    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBB
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: FOO
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T16.1
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 240
    Ingram Subject Code: CW
    Libri: I-CW
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14540
    DC21: 641.5973
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    BIC subject category V2: WBN
    B&T Approval Code: A97406000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 08
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: CKB002000
    DC22: 641.5973
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A97406016
    LC classification: TX715 .W349 2007
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    Thema V1.0: WBN
    Publisher
    HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
    Imprint name
    HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
    Publication date
    12 September 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Boston, MA