Chef Paul Prudhomme s Seasoned America

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ISBN: 9780062046888
Release Date: 2012-03-13
Number of pages: 320
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Chef Paul Prudhomme s Seasoned America in PDF and EPUB When one of America's most talented and best loved chefs reinterprets the great American classics, the result is Chef Paul Prudhomme's Seasoned America, a beautifully illustrated collection of American favorites made even better. In his new book, Chef Paul works his culinary magic on America's classic regional recipes--San Francisco cioppino, Texas chili, Maryland crab cakes, for example. The results are more than 150 recipes that represent a whole new way of interpreting traditional American cooking. Special sections encourage home cooks to experiment and take risks for the sheer taste of it. Some text and images that appeared in the print edition of this book are unavailable in the electronic edition due to rights reasons.


Chef Paul Prudhomme s Seasoned America

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ISBN: 9780688052829
Release Date: 1991-10-24
Number of pages: 306
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Chef Paul Prudhomme s Seasoned America in PDF and EPUB A cookbook that focuses on regional and ethnic dishes presents 150 recipes--from Albuquerque burritos to New York City latkes to West Coast Egg Foo Yung--that reinterpret traditional cooking using unusual seasonings


Chef Paul Prudhomme s Louisiana Kitchen

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ISBN: 9780062039422
Release Date: 2012-03-13
Number of pages: 272
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Chef Paul Prudhomme s Louisiana Kitchen in PDF and EPUB Here for the first time the famous food of Louisiana is presented in a cookbook written by a great creative chef who is himself world-famous. The extraordinary Cajun and Creole cooking of South Louisiana has roots going back over two hundred years, and today it is the one really vital, growing regional cuisine in America. No one is more responsible than Paul Prudhomme for preserving and expanding the Louisiana tradition, which he inherited from his own Cajun background. Chef Prudhomme's incredibly good food has brought people from all over America and the world to his restaurant, K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen, in New Orleans. To set down his recipes for home cooks, however, he did not work in the restaurant. In a small test kitchen, equipped with a home-size stove and utensils normal for a home kitchen, he retested every recipe two and three times to get exactly the results he wanted. Logical though this is, it was an unprecedented way for a chef to write a cookbook. But Paul Prudhomme started cooking in his mother's kitchen when he was a youngster. To him, the difference between home and restaurant procedures is obvious and had to be taken into account. So here, in explicit detail, are recipes for the great traditional dishes—gumbos and jambalayas, Shrimp Creole, Turtle Soup, Cajun "Popcorn," Crawfish Etouffee, Pecan Pie, and dozens more—each refined by the skill and genius of Chef Prudhomme so that they are at once authentic and modern in their methods. Chef Paul Prudhomme's Louisiana Kitchen is also full of surprises, for he is unique in the way he has enlarged the repertoire of Cajun and Creole food, creating new dishes and variations within the old traditions. Seafood Stuffed Zucchini with Seafood Cream Sauce, Panted Chicken and Fettucini, Veal and Oyster Crepes, Artichoke Prudhomme—these and many others are newly conceived recipes, but they could have been created only by a Louisiana cook. The most famous of Paul Prudhomme's original recipes is Blackened Redfish, a daringly simple dish of fiery Cajun flavor that is often singled out by food writers as an example of the best of new American regional cooking. For Louisianians and for cooks everywhere in the country, this is the most exciting cookbook to be published in many years. Some text and images that appeared in the print edition of this book are unavailable in the electronic edition due to rights reasons.


Chef Paul Prudhomme s Pure Magic

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ISBN: 9780062030528
Release Date: 2012-03-13
Number of pages: 224
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Chef Paul Prudhomme s Pure Magic in PDF and EPUB Over one hundred recipes show you how to bring a symphony of flavors to everyday meals. If you're looking for satisfying deep-down tastes, look no further. Here you'll find: Sticky Chicken Lotsa Crab Crab Cakes Southern Smothered Spuds Sweet Potato Omelet Bronzed Fish Fresh Garlic Pasta Corn Chowder Black Bean Soup Really Rich Beef and MushroomsAlso included are all your Louisiana favorites, such as gumbos, jambalayas, and etouffées. This collection of nearly 100 savory recipes brings out a symphony of flavors and smiles in the everyday dishes loved by all--meatloaf, mashed potatoes, salads, bronzed chicken--as well as Louisiana favorites such as gumbos, jamabalayas, and etouffees. Some text and images that appeared in the print edition of this book are unavailable in the electronic edition due to rights reasons.


Chef Paul Prudhomme s Fork in the Road

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ISBN: 9780062030474
Release Date: 2012-03-13
Number of pages: 100
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Chef Paul Prudhomme s Fork in the Road in PDF and EPUB Chef Paul Prudhomme, America's most innovative chef, invites you to take a Fork in the Road, a journey toward a different way of cooking. If your goal is to produce great-tasting, flavorful dishes that everyone will enjoy, yet are still good for you, then this is the cookbook for you!Chef Paul's new book offers not only recipes but a model for anyone who wants to modify his or her cooking to minimize the use of less healthful ingredients, yet retain the rich taste and texture that make them so delicious. For instance, he uses puréed dried beans and reduced fruit juices to create viscosity and enhance flavors. Both add an enormous amount of richness with virtually no fat. Chef Paul provides you with specific recipes to show you how these ingredients work, and encourages you to try them with all your favorite dishes. To make rich, flavorful sauces and gravies for great-tasting meat, poultry, or fish—without a drop of oil, butter, shortening, or other fat—he has developed recipes in which dry flour is browned before adding it to the dish. And he always tells you to start with a hot pan, so you can "bronze," or "caramelize," an ingredient without any added fat. These techniques will make all your food taste better—new recipes as well as your favorite standbys. Perhaps the most exciting portion of this book is the chapter on Magic Brightening Broths. These delicious broths are based upon defatted stocks, and get extra goodness from carefully balanced seasonings that enhance but don't overwhelm the flavors of foods cooked in them. Chef Paul envisions that once you've discovered howeasy and enjoyable Magic Brightening is, you and your friends and family will want to cook this way several times a month. From breads and breakfasts, through main and side dishes, to desserts and snacks, Chef Paul has streamlined his favorite recipes. He's taken out as much fat as possible, leaving the texture, the richness, and the taste for which he's famous. This is not a diet book, but one dedicated to healthful ways to cook. Some text and images that appeared in the print edition of this book are unavailable in the electronic edition due to rights reasons.


The Prudhomme Family Cookbook

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ISBN: 9780062188113
Release Date: 2012-05-22
Number of pages: 446
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online The Prudhomme Family Cookbook in PDF and EPUB Super-bestselling Chef Paul Prudhomme and his 11 brothers and sisters remember—and cook—the greatest native cooking in the history of America, garnered from their early years in the deep south of Louisiana. The Prudhomme Family Cookbook brings the old days of Cajun cooking right into your home.


Fiery Foods That I Love

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ISBN: 0688121535
Release Date: 1995-11-26
Number of pages: 307
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: William Morrow Cookbooks

Download and read online Fiery Foods That I Love in PDF and EPUB Put on your apron, sharpen your knives, and get fired up to go cooking! Paul Prudhomme, America's favorite chef, invites you to try some of the greatest flavors the world has to offer. You'll find them in unusual and exciting combinations in Chef Paul Prudhomme's Fiery Foods That I Love.From dark and savory tamari to the crisp brightness of ginger, from peanuts to plantains, every bite explodes with Chef Paul's own particular magic."Food is my passion, and my mission in life is to make your dinner better. To be exciting, food has to have several levels of taste and carry you away with flavor and delight." And boy, does he succeed in tempting your every taste bud in each and every course. He cooks up great bean breads and fried stuffed bread pockets; soups that soar; fritters; sauces and relishes; superlative chicken, fish, and meat entrees; beans and rice with spice; vivacious vegetables; and, of course, Chef Paul leaves room for dessert, including some seasoned pie crusts, a first for him. Here is food that makes your day. Here's where the addition of a paste of ground pecans and coffee makes magic of sautéed chicken; where wonderful dark, rich black beans find their way into a loaf of bread; and plantains make sweet and tender a perfect pork roast, What about chiles? Chef Paul will be glad you asked. He feels so strongly about chiles that he has added a special"Notes from the Test Kitchen" to introduce you to some of the many varieties. Chile peppers add awesome underlying flavor, and Chef Paul promises to make ground chile peppers as permanent a part of the way you cook as salt and pepper.Chef Paul has traveled around the globe, brought back its flavors, and dreamed them into such mouthwatering, soul-satisfying recipes as Fire-Roasted Garlic Bread; Fennel and Split Pea Soup; Fried Eggplant coated in sesame seeds; Pepper Tomato Shrimp; Sweet Beef and Fresh Chiles; Smothered Potatoes, Cabbage, and Andouille; and much, much more. And he's even added his "Too Hot for Mrs. Podunk" recipes for those of you hungry for five-alarm flavor. Those in search of Chef Paul's favorites, just look for his trademark cap.With Chef Paul Prudhomme's Fiery Foods That I Love, you'll cook meals that are so flavorful they'll lift your spirits. And you'll find yourself going back to them time and time again.


Kitchen Expedition

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ISBN: 0965634809
Release Date: 1997
Number of pages: 181
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Chef Paul Prudhomme's

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Chef Paul Prudhomme s Louisiana Tastes

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ISBN: 9780062030498
Release Date: 2012-03-13
Number of pages: 368
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Chef Paul Prudhomme s Louisiana Tastes in PDF and EPUB Chef Paul Prudhomme's Louisiana Kitchen is an exciting exploration of the new flavors that have made Louisiana cooking even better. Chef Paul Prudhomme put Louisiana cooking on the map. Now Chef Paul returns to his culinary roots to show us how Louisiana cooking has evolved. Today, the culinary influences of Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, and many other cuisines are being integrated into "traditional" Louisiana cooking. Chef Paul explores how Louisiana cooks have incorporated such newly available ingredients as lemongrass, fresh tamarind, and papaya into their dishes. As Chef Paul says, any Louisiana cook worth his or her salt will work with what's available — familiar or not — and turn it into something delicious. Andouille Spicy Rice gets its zing! from chipotle and pasilla chile peppers, and Roasted Lamb with Fire-Roasted Pepper Sauce is flavored with jalapeno peppers and fennel. Classic jambalaya, etouffee, and gumbo are reinvented with such far-flung ingredients as star anise, cilantro, yuca, plantain, and mango. Some text and images that appeared in the print edition of this book are unavailable in the electronic edition due to rights reasons.


My New Orleans

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ISBN: 9780740784132
Release Date: 2009-09-29
Number of pages: 384
Author: John Besh
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

Download and read online My New Orleans in PDF and EPUB A Southern chef offers an introduction to the cooking of New Orleans, with over two hundred recipes, descriptions of traditional ingredients, as well as a discussion of the social customs of the city and his own family history.


Chef Paul Prudhomme s Louisiana Cajun Magic Cookbook

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ISBN: UCSC:32106014871104
Release Date: 1989
Number of pages: 96
Author: Paul Prudhomme
Publisher: Crescent

Download and read online Chef Paul Prudhomme s Louisiana Cajun Magic Cookbook in PDF and EPUB It is easier and faster to prepare Cajun specialties with Paul Prudhomme's new Magic Seasonal Blends--a new feature in this book. More than thirty color photos illustrate Cajun greats such as Gumbo, Jambalaya and Etouffee.


The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

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ISBN: 9781469616520
Release Date: 2014-02-01
Number of pages: 336
Author: John T. Edge
Publisher: UNC Press Books

Download and read online The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture in PDF and EPUB When the original Encyclopedia of Southern Culture was published in 1989, the topic of foodways was relatively new as a field of scholarly inquiry. Food has always been central to southern culture, but the past twenty years have brought an explosion in interest in foodways, particularly in the South. This volume marks the first encyclopedia of the food culture of the American South, surveying the vast diversity of foodways within the region and the collective qualities that make them distinctively southern. Articles in this volume explore the richness of southern foodways, examining not only what southerners eat but also why they eat it. The volume contains 149 articles, almost all of them new to this edition of the Encyclopedia. Longer essays address the historical development of southern cuisine and ethnic contributions to the region's foodways. Topical essays explore iconic southern foods such as MoonPies and fried catfish, prominent restaurants and personalities, and the food cultures of subregions and individual cities. The volume is destined to earn a spot on kitchen shelves as well as in libraries.


The Heaven on Seven Cookbook

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ISBN: 1580088287
Release Date: 2006
Number of pages: 150
Author: Jimmy Bannos
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.

Download and read online The Heaven on Seven Cookbook in PDF and EPUB A full-color collection of inventive Creole-inflected recipes from Chicago's celebrated restaurant, in a paperback edition.


Gumbo Tales Finding My Place at the New Orleans Table

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ISBN: 9780393072068
Release Date: 2009-04-20
Number of pages: 304
Author: Sara Roahen
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Download and read online Gumbo Tales Finding My Place at the New Orleans Table in PDF and EPUB “Makes you want to spend a week—immediately—in New Orleans.” —Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg, Wall Street Journal A cocktail is more than a segue to dinner when it’s a Sazerac, an anise-laced drink of rye whiskey and bitters indigenous to New Orleans. For Wisconsin native Sara Roahen, a Sazerac is also a fine accompaniment to raw oysters, a looking glass into the cocktail culture of her own family—and one more way to gain a foothold in her beloved adopted city. Roahen’s stories of personal discovery introduce readers to New Orleans’ well-known signatures—gumbo, po-boys, red beans and rice—and its lesser-known gems: the pho of its Vietnamese immigrants, the braciolone of its Sicilians, and the ya-ka-mein of its street culture. By eating and cooking her way through a place as unique and unexpected as its infamous turducken, Roahen finds a home. And then Katrina. With humor, poignancy, and hope, she conjures up a city that reveled in its food traditions before the storm—and in many ways has been saved by them since.


Good and Cheap

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ISBN: 9780761184171
Release Date: 2015-07-14
Number of pages: 208
Author: Leanne Brown
Publisher: Workman Publishing

Download and read online Good and Cheap in PDF and EPUB A perfect and irresistible idea: A cookbook filled with delicious, healthful recipes created for everyone on a tight budget. While studying food policy as a master’s candidate at NYU, Leanne Brown asked a simple yet critical question: How well can a person eat on the $4 a day given by SNAP, the U.S. government’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program informally known as food stamps? The answer is surprisingly well: Broiled Tilapia with Lime, Spicy Pulled Pork, Green Chile and Cheddar Quesadillas, Vegetable Jambalaya, Beet and Chickpea Salad—even desserts like Coconut Chocolate Cookies and Peach Coffee Cake. In addition to creating nutritious recipes that maximize every ingredient and use economical cooking methods, Ms. Brown gives tips on shopping; on creating pantry basics; on mastering certain staples—pizza dough, flour tortillas—and saucy extras that make everything taste better, like spice oil and tzatziki; and how to make fundamentally smart, healthful food choices. The idea for Good and Cheap is already proving itself. The author launched a Kickstarter campaign to self-publish and fund the buy one/give one model. Hundreds of thousands of viewers watched her video and donated $145,000, and national media are paying attention. Even high-profile chefs and food writers have taken note—like Mark Bittman, who retweeted the link to the campaign; Francis Lam, who called it “Terrific!”; and Michael Pollan, who cited it as a “cool kickstarter.” In the same way that TOMS turned inexpensive, stylish shoes into a larger do-good movement, Good and Cheap is poised to become a cookbook that every food lover with a conscience will embrace.