About Brigit Binns

Brigit Binns

Brigit Binns is the author of more than two dozen cookbooks, including her most recent title, The Cook & the Butcher. She’s a graduate of the UK's Tante Marie cooking school and ran a catering company in Spain before moving to the states to collaborate with some of the country's most respected chefs, including Michael Psilakis, translating complex restaurant dishes into home cook-friendly recipes. Binns now lives in central California’s wine country with her husband and dog.

Chicken-Apple Sausage Recipe

Chicken Apple Sausage

Seriously, it’s so easy to make your own sausage. Insanely easy. And holy heck, does it taste phenomenal. No meat grinder required.

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  • 45 M
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Meatball Pizza

Meatball Pizza

The traditional Italian approach to pizza is one of restraint. We, uh, sort of took a few liberties. Okay. A lot of liberties.

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  • 40 M
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Semolina Pizza Dough

Semolina Pizza Dough

A little semolina goes a looooong way in lending this dough an easy-to-knead workability and a surprisingly tooth-sinking texture. (You heard us. Tooth-sinking.)

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Simple Pizza Sauce

Who woulda thunk that a homemade pizza sauce could be so silken, so simple, so toss-out-every-other-sauce satiating?

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Standing Rib Roast

Standing Rib Roast with Jus

A sublime yet simple approach to cooking this most impressive roast. Certain to win friends and influence people–not to mention make phenomenal sandwiches the day after.

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  • 15 M
  • 6 H
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