Pros: Step by step photographs with all the recipes. Durable pages. Lots of variety.
Cons: Nutritient information would have been nice.
Every cookbook tells a story. The fun part is figuring out what the story is. This cookbook is big on story telling interspersed with hearty family style recipes. Ree Drummond does a great job with her comfort food. She walks the reader through the making of the meal as if she were there to guide you herself. If you want technical recipes you are not going to find them here. In fact even her wording is down to earth. You really have to read the cookbook to understand how charming it is. Her cooking is definitely laid back, nothing too fussy and very comforting. Her latest book, The Pioneer Woman Cooks, Food From My Frontier, was definitely a great find. This is...(read more)