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Holiday Gift Guide – Some of My Favorite Cookbooks this Season!

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Holidays are about family, friends and the gift of giving.  Here are some Cookbook ideas for the conscientious cook in your life or the person that aspires to be.  These are my picks of the season, which I know will brighten anyone’s holiday and definitely warm their kitchen.  Happy Giving!


Mario Batali – Big American Cookbook: 250 Recipes from Across the USA

A a chef driven cookbook with relatively simple regional dishes















Poole’s – Recipes and Stories from a Modern Diner

Recipes from her Raleigh, North Carolina Diner with lighter seasonal flavors















Cook’s Science by Cook’s Illustrated

For the science based cook in your life – explanation of 50 ingredients, plus 400 recipes















Taste & Technique by Naomi Pomeroy 

If you haven’t eaten at Beast in Portland, you can now make some dishes at home!















Around the Fire by Greg Denton and Gabrielle Denton

Chefs from Ox Restaurant in Portland, Oregon – Inspired Live Fire Grilling















Donna Hay – Life in Balance

Famous Australian homecook and author with a fresher approach to eating – many vegetarian inspired dishes















The Asian Slow Cooker: Exotic Flavors for your Crockpot

Create your favorite Asian recipes at home in your slow cooker.















Little Flower Baking Company

Christine Moore’s Pasadena bakery & cafe recipes with down home flair.















Dorie’s Cookies

Baking Icon and author with cookies for every taste and occasion!















The Rye Baker: Classic Breads from Europe and America

Breads from all over the world  – great for enthusiastic home bakers and professionals.















Small Victories: Recipes, Advice + Hundreds of Ideas for Home Cooking Triumphs

Co-author of many famous cookbooks, Turshen creates a book for instruction & inspiration.















Mozza at Home: More than 150+ Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Relaxed, Family-Style Entertaining

I am a huge fan of Nancy Silverton and I think she’s the best female chef and restaurateur in Los Angeles!


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