Search Our Online Inventory

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Online Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card

Would you like an Online Gift Card to Earthlight Books?

 

Familiar Links
 Last Word Books

Walla Walla:
Welcome Table Farm

 
 
 
The Way to Cook, Child, Julia

Author Name    Child, Julia

Title   The Way to Cook

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good

Publisher    Knopf

ISBN Number    0394532643 / 9780394532646

Seller ID   SKU1042756

0394532643 1st/1st, First Edition, First Printing with full number line. Good. Light to moderate shelf wear to covers/corners; satisfaction guaranteed. Minor discoloration to a few pages. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book is oversized and/or heavy, priority or international orders will require additional shipping funds. Earthlight Books is a family owned and operated, independent bookstore serving Walla Walla, Washington since 1973.

More Description

In this magnificent new cookbook, illustrated with full color throughout, Julia Child gives us her magnum opus--the distillation of a lifetime of cooking. And she has an important message for Americans today. . .
--to the health-conscious: make a habit of good "home" cooking so that you know you are working with the best and freshest ingredients and you can be in control of what goes into every dish
--to the new generation of cooks who have not grown up in the old traditions: learn the basics and understand what you are doing so cooking can be easier, faster, and more enjoyable
--to the more experienced cook: have fun improvising and creating your own versions of traditional dishes
--and to all of us: above all, enjoy the pleasures of the table.
In this spirit, Julia has conceived her most creative and instructive cookbook, blending classic techniques with free-style American cooking and with added emphasis on lightness, freshness, and simpler preparations. Breaking with conventional organization, she structures the chapters (from "Soups" to "Cakes & Cookies)" around master recipes, giving all the reassuring details that she is so good at and grouping the recipes according to method; these are followed--in shorthand form--by innumerable variations that are easily made once the basics are understood.
For example, make her simple but impeccably prepared saute of chicken, and before long you're easily whipping up Chicken with Mushrooms and Cream, Chicken Provencale, Chicken Piperade, or Chicken Marengo. Or master her perfect broiled butterflied chicken, and next time Deviled Rabbit or Split Cornish Game Hens Broiled with Cheese will be on your menu.
In all, there are more than 800 recipes, including the variations--from a treasure trove of poultry and fish recipes and a vast array of fresh vegetables prepared in new ways to bread doughs (that can be turned into pizzas and calzones and hamburger buns) and delicious indulgences, such as Caramel Apple Mountain or a Queen of Sheba Chocolate Almond Cake with Chocolate Leaves. And if you want to know how a finished dish should look or how to angle your knife or to fashion a pretty rosette on that cake, there are more than 600 color photographs to entice and instruct you along the way.
A one-of-a-kind, brilliant, and inspiring book from the incomparable Julia, which is bound to rekindle interest in the satisfactions of good home cooking.

Price = 52.00 USD


Browse some related titles while you're here:
Freaky Deaky, Leonard, Elmore
Freaky Deaky
Leonard, Elmore
13.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Glitz, Leonard, Elmore
Glitz
Leonard, Elmore
15.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Thomas Jefferson: The American Presidents Series: The 3rd President, 1801-1809, Joyce Appleby
Thomas Jefferson: The American Presidents Series: The 3rd President, 1801-1809
Joyce Appleby
12.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

The Glorious Impossible [Illustrated with Frescoes from the Scrovegni Chapel by Giotto], Madeleine L'Engle
The Glorious Impossible [Illustrated with Frescoes from the Scrovegni Chapel by Giotto]
Madeleine L'Engle
100.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Tip O' Neill and the Democratic Century: A Biography, Farrell, John A.
Tip O' Neill and the Democratic Century: A Biography
Farrell, John A.
7.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Bowerman and the Men of Oregon (The Story of Oregon's Legendary Coach & Nikes Co-founder), Moore, Kenny
Bowerman and the Men of Oregon (The Story of Oregon's Legendary Coach & Nikes Co-founder)
Moore, Kenny
11.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Beguilement (The Sharing Knife, Book 1), Bujold, Lois McMaster
Beguilement (The Sharing Knife, Book 1)
Bujold, Lois McMaster
12.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States, Wood, Gordon S.
The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States
Wood, Gordon S.
12.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

John Quincy Adams (The American Presidents Series), Remini, Robert V.
John Quincy Adams (The American Presidents Series)
Remini, Robert V.
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Eisenhower: A Life, Johnson, Paul
Eisenhower: A Life
Johnson, Paul
9.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Seventh Heaven, Hoffman, Alice
Seventh Heaven
Hoffman, Alice
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Heal Thyself: Nicholas Culpeper and the Seventeenth-Century Struggle to Bring Medicine to the People, Woolley, Mr. Benjamin
Heal Thyself: Nicholas Culpeper and the Seventeenth-Century Struggle to Bring Medicine to the People
Woolley, Mr. Benjamin
9.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie