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A Literary Tea by Alison Walsh

A Literary Tea: Party Blends and Treats for Alice, Bilbo, Dorothy, Jo, and Book Lovers Everywhere by Alison Walsh is a collection of literary-inspired recipes of savories, breads, and desserts, which are inspired by familiar children’s classics. Enjoy a Beorn’s Honey … Continue reading

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The Art of Making Gelato: More than 50 Flavors to Make at Home by Morgan Morano

The Art of Making Gelato: More than 50 Flavors to Make at Home by Morgan Morano is a wonderful book that is well presented with lots of information and easy to follow directions. There are some unusual flavors such as olive oil … Continue reading

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The Blessing by Wanda E. Brunstetter

The Blessing by Wanda E. Brunstetter is the second book in the series The Amish cooking class. In the first book Heidi and Lyle open their home up at the Troyer Amish Farm for cooking classes that Heidi teaches. In … Continue reading

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Candy Is Magic by Jami Curl

Candy Is Magic by Jami Curl is a very thorough book about making candy! It’s quite amazing and goes through equipment, ingredients, and recipes. From lollipops to caramels, ice cream, marshmallows, gum drops, and even chews. The pictures are mouthwatering and I highly recommend … Continue reading

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The Seekers by Wanda Brunstetter

The Seekers is the first installment to Wanda Brunstetter’s newest series, Amish Cooking Class. I really enjoyed this book. In The Seekers, Heidi starts an Amish cooking class. I loved all the different individuals and their own stories and what bought … Continue reading

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Cooking with Coconut by Ramin Ganeshram

Cooking with Coconut by Ramin Ganeshram is a book that has a wide range of recipes, and a large number of them. It includes a variety of forms of coconut in the recipes as well. There are many photos of … Continue reading

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Food52 Mighty Salads: 60 New Ways to Turn Salad into Dinner–and Make-Ahead Lunches, Too by Editors of Food52

Food52 Mighty Salads: 60 New Ways to Turn Salad into Dinner–and Make-Ahead Lunches, Too by Editors of Food52 is a very extensive collection of recipes including a lot of earthy recipes as well as some of the classics with European … Continue reading

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Caribbean Vegan by Taymer Mason

Caribbean Vegan by Taymer Mason is a colorful, bright, full of traditional Caribbean flavor and flair. This book is a visual feast. Everything from the gorgeous photographs to the great use of color throughout the book, even the font used, is … Continue reading

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Super Sushi Ramen Express by Michael Booth

Super Sushi Ramen Express by Michael Booth is a book that gives an overview of the various food cultures and regions of Japan. This is a combination of Michael Booth moving his family to the country for several months but … Continue reading

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Classic German Baking by Luisa Weiss

Classic German Baking by Luisa Weiss is filled with 100 recipes of authentic German baking for breads and sweets! We learn what it means to bake like the Germans do and learn what techniques are different from us in America. … Continue reading

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