Kitchen Diaries II
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'Kitchen Diaries II' by Nigel Slater (Fourth Estate, $ varies)
“The Brits are producing such wonderful books that I had to put one import on the list, and Slater’s is my favorite of the year. In the follow-up to his popular ‘Kitchen Diaries,’ Slater again gives us a monthly peek into his kitchen, with recipes for entertaining as well as the solitary meals we all enjoy once in a while.”
Who it’s for: Cooks who enjoy cookbooks that read like novels.
Hardcover: 400 pages with over 250 recipes