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The Frugal Gourmet Cooks American Jeff Smith hc dj


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The complete volume of his newest recipes and techniques



  • All the dishes shown on his completely new 39 part television series, The frugal Gourmet Cooks American
  • On-location visits to the kitchens of Mount Vernon and Monticello, featuring modern adaptations of George Washington's and Thomas Jefferson's recipes
  • An entire section on inventive ways to prepare catfish
  • A southern cookin' festival starring Chicken Brunswick Stew, Virginia Spoon Bread, and Huguenot Torte.
  • A salute to a New World treasure: chocolate. Unbelievably delicious recipes include Green Chile Brownies and cocoa Rye Bread
  • Zesty Pork dishes from the rich culinary repertoire of the Indians of the Southwest
  • A whole chapter on chili, including two prize winning dishes from America's firehouse chefs.
  • An American breakfast tour, including grits from Texas and Creamed Chipped beef on Toast from the pennsylvania Dutch country
  • A celebration of pot pies
  • Dozens of the Frug's Kitchen hints plus new material on kitchen equipment
  • More than 150 magnificent drawings of America and illustrations of techniques and ingredients

Title: The Frugal Gourmet Cooks American

Author: Jeff Smith

Copyright: 1987

Publisher: William Morrow and Co.  Harpercollins

Illustrated: by Chris Cart

Measures: 9 1/2 x 6 1/2

Page count: 477

Binding: Hardcover w/dustjacket (unclipped)


No inscriptions. Not an ex library. Not a remainder. The page ends have some light spotting. The dustjacket has light toning, some edge wear and a minute edge tear. The cover and pages are intact and in very nice condition.


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