She and her staff checked and rechecked these recipes, trying several brands of ingredients, eliminating extra steps, using fewer utensils, confirming the cooking times, making sure they are nutritionally sound and, most importantly, that they tasted as good as they looked. Show More Show Less. It's a wonderful guide, particularly for beginners in the kitchen lots of pictures and instructions on how to prepare everything from raw fruits and vegetables to blini with caviar. I call this cookbook my Old Reliable. Has provided years of use to us!
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I hope you will enjoy it as much as I do. Who needs to go online or try to keep their iPhone clean while cooking when you have this book.
Mexico Illustrated Hardcover Cookbooks. The brownies are the best that Ive ever had. Mar 23, Lori Chambers rated it it was amazing Shelves: We planned this cookbook so that even a beginning cook could successfully use our recipes simply by.
It's what I always turn to when I need a basic recipe. Good Housekeeping Illustrated Cookbook by Coulson This cookbook is delightful as it has pictures of many many of the dishes for which the method is set out.
It also helps show you different ways to present it. Will the food taste as good as it looks? In the front section it features full color photographs of each recipe.
Of the over a couple of dozen cookbooks in our shelves, this general cookbook is the one we've used the most over the years--you can tell from how it's falling apart, battered and stained. The best part for beginners is the breakdown of basic skills at the beginning of each section, like how to hard boil perfect eggs, work with yeast in dough, cut fish filets without bones, roast turkey, and bake cookies that won't burn.
I like to see how an unfamiliar recipe looks before trying something new. Feb 18, Kim rated it it was amazing Shelves: I'm a bad, bad girl. When my nephew married a lovely young girl last year who was trying to sharpen her cooking skills as a new bride, I thought of this book as a gift.
My girlfriend, then wife, then ex-wife had this cookbook in the early 's and I found it to be the most complete of all of the 15 or so cookbooks I owned. Unfortunately, I found many illkstrated the "unique" recipes to be horrifying This is such an oldie but goodie ilpustrated it deserves a read by every cook, from beginner to pro.
Good Housekeeping Illustrated Cookbook (1980, Hardcover)
It also makes a great holiday gift for anyone who wants to expand their cooking repertoire! You know all those cook books you own that say, whip it to stiff peaks, soft peaks, until it sticks to the spoon, etc. I have an earlier edition of illustratwd book.
Our first copy of this book began to fall apart from use, so when I found this one in a thrift shop I snapped it up. You may also like. It tells you everything along with the recipes for any staple you'll ever housekeepinf to make and you can trust it to always work out.
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There are also reference sections on measurements, meat cuts, and help with selection and storage of each vegetable. It shows clear pictures and descriptions of what it wants you to whip meals to, translates all the cooking terminology to help not only with it's recipe's but all those other one's you can't quite figure out.
Jan 11, Janice rated it it was amazing. Books by Good Housekeeping. The book is held together with mailing tape and it's pages are covered with food stains on the many recipes that I made.
Jun 08, Valerie rated it it was amazing. I learned how to cook with this book. The recipes are delicious! Return to Book Page. Mar 04, Martha rated it it was amazing Shelves: