Best Cookbooks April 2016

Best Cookbooks April 2016

We flipped through cookbook after cookbook and sussed out ways of seeing the world that are crazy inspiring and recipes that are eminently reliable. Here are several we think you’ll be hungry to read.

My Fat Dad

A Grandmother’s Love

The charming story of a doting Jewish grandmother and how she saw to it that her granddaughter was never hungry for love.

Edible French Prendre de la Brioche

Edible French

You can be as mellifluous as the French with these common food idioms (we also included their eminently charming English translations).

Books

Best Cookbooks March 2016

This time of year, one day you’re huddled over chili, the next you’re contemplating spring pea shoots. Here, books to satisfy your every climate-induced craving.

When Guys Get Sick

When Guys Get Sick

It’s not the sniffling and sneezing and watery eyes that mar one’s beauty while sick. It’s the whining and feigning helplessness and other cold-related drama that are so gosh dang annoying.

Best Cookbooks February 2016

Best Cookbooks February 2016

A look at Italian cooking from the vantage of butchers and shopkeepers and home cooks in Rome, crazy grilled cheese creations, la comida Latina, and how to fix your worst food habits.

Bowl of yellow lemon curd, whisk, stick of butter, egg shells, halved lemons

Best Food Gifts 2015

In the spirit of banishing fruitcakes everywhere, we’re sharing how to make homemade food gifts that people actually want to receive.