The Fresh Egg Cookbook

The Fresh Egg Cookbook : From Chicken to Kitchen, Recipes for Using Eggs from Farmers' Markets, Local Farms, and Your Own Backyard

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From the perfect soft-boiled egg to French toast, omelettes, eggs Florentine, and huevos rancheros, readers will find a wealth of favourite breakfast offerings with new twists. Local, fresh eggs bring out the best in classic preparations such as Caesar salad, spaghetti carbonara, eggnog, and homemade mayonnaise. In recipes ranging from smoothies to casseroles, devilled and stuffed eggs to stews, Thompson offers inventive variations for spicing up eggs and combining them with fresh seasonal vegetables for every meal of the day. She also shares amusing anecdotes about her own chickens and family life with a backyard flock. With easy recipes and tasty flavour combinations, "The Fresh Egg Cookbook" is the perfect book for any egg-loving more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 175.26 x 226.06 x 17.78mm | 589.67g
  • Storey Publishing LLC
  • North Adams, United States
  • English
  • full colour photos throughout
  • 1603429786
  • 9781603429788
  • 154,430

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Fresh-from-the-chicken eggs are nutritious and delicious, and the possibilities for preparing them are endless. Jennifer Trainer Thompson, a seasoned chicken-keeper, shares the recipes that she and her family rely on when fresh eggs are piling up. Also included are Jennifer's stories, observations, and lessons learned from ten years of raising funny, quirky, beautiful backyard more

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It isn t often that I consider a cookbook a good read, however when I picked up The Fresh Egg Cookbook by Jennifer Trainer Thompson I was immediately enthralled. This is a cookbook that is captivating! Thompson has a beautiful way with words and her book is filled with stories about her backyard chicken experiences as well as amazing recipes, and helpful hints. "show more

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