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My New Orleans: The Cookbook

Extraordinary Cookbook

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Pros: great recipes, wonderful stories

Cons: difficult to find ingredients, no illustrations of steps

There are many cookbooks that are merely a collection of recipes. And then there are cookbooks like Chef John Besh's My New Orleans. Artfully written and beautifully constructed, this cook contains stories, memories, and anecdotes that draws the reader in and really sets the mood for the fantastic recipes. 5 stars for writing.   There are some beautiful illustrations of food, people, and...
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Louisiana Gumbo Cookbook

Louisiana Gumbo Cookbook

A 192-page hardcover book with more than 100 recipes for the Cajun and Creole gumbo dishes that have made south Louisiana food world-famous. Special sections on the history of gumbo and fil, plus instructions for making rice and gumbo stocks.

Gumbo Tales: Finding My Place at the New Orleans Table

Gumbo Tales: Finding My Place at the New Orleans Table

“Makes you want to spend a week—immediately—in New Orleans.” —Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg, Wall Street Journal .

My New Orleans: The Cookbook

My New Orleans: The Cookbook

“ There are many cookbooks that are merely a collection of recipes. And then there are cookbooks like Chef John Besh's My New Orleans. Artfully written and beautifully constructed, this cook contains stories, memories, and anecdotes that draws the reader in and really sets the mood for the fantastic recipes. 5 stars for writing.   There are some beautiful illustrations of food, people, and...” --tylerm713

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Who s Your Mama, Are You Catholic & Can You Make A Roux? (Book 2): A Cajun / Creole Family Album Cookbook (Louisiana Classic)

Who s Your Mama, Are You Catholic & Can You Make A Roux? (Book 2): A Cajun / Creole Family Album Cookbook (Louisiana Classic)

A 104-page hardcover book containing about 100 Cajun and Creole recipes, plus old photos and interesting stories about the author s growing up in the Cajun country of south Louisiana. Recipes include Shrimp Bisque, Andouille & Black Bean Soup, Crawfish-Okra Gumbo, Smothered Okra, Stuffed Tomatoes, Eggplant & Rice Dressing, Stuffed Pork Chops, Chicken & Oyster Pie, Apple Cake,...

Who's Your Mama, Are You Catholic, and Can You Make A Roux? (Book 1): A Cajun / Creole Family Album Cookbook

Who's Your Mama, Are You Catholic, and Can You Make A Roux? (Book 1): A Cajun / Creole Family Album Cookbook

A 160-page hardcover book containing more than 200 Cajun and Creole recipes, plus old photos and interesting stories about the author s growing up in the Cajun country of south Louisiana. Recipes include Pain Perdu, Couche Couche, Chicken Fricassee Stuffed Mirliton, Shrimp Stew, Grillades, Red Beans & Rice, Shrimp Creole, Bouillabaisse, Pralines.

River Road Recipes: 50th Anniversary Edition

River Road Recipes: 50th Anniversary Edition

Celebrating it's 50th year in print, this community cookbook, with over 1.2 million copies sold, is considered by most to be the textbook of Louisiana cuisine. Cajun, Creole, and Deep South flavors are richly preserved in authentic gumbos, jambalayas, courts-bouillons, pralines, and more. Inducted into the McIlhenny Hall of Fame, an award given for book sales that exceed 100,000 copies.

Bayou Cookbook: Creole Cooking from the Plantation Country and New Orleans

Bayou Cookbook: Creole Cooking from the Plantation Country and New Orleans

This charming handcrafted Creole cookbook emphasizes the skillful use of spices, herbs, and seasoning, blended to enhance, not overpower, interesting foods.

A Touch of Cajun: Louisiana Cooking at Its Best

A Touch of Cajun: Louisiana Cooking at Its Best

In a Touch of Cajun: Louisiana Cooking at Its Best, Chef Blizzard celebrates the blending of classic Cajun and Creole cooking as we know it today into what he calls La Nouvelle Louisiana or the New Louisiana cooking, with its heavy emphasis on classic French cuisine. From Smoked Cajun Catfish & Oyster Gumbo to Creole Banana Bread Pudding w/ Saut©ed Banana Pieces & Cr¨me...