Best Annabel Langbein books

The Free Range Cook: Simple Pleasures

Annabel Langbein

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In the US edition of this beautiful book, Kiwi celebrity cook Annabel Langbein serves up all the recipes from her TV series now screening on PBS channels across America. Inside you'll find her speedy mixer mayo, the ultimate pulled pork, super-simple sorbets, her famous gluten-free chocolate cake - and much more. Tailored especially for American homecooks, the more than 200 recipes feature Imperial measurements and ingredients accessible in the US. Every recipe is accompanied by a mouthwatering photo, interspersed with inspiring images of Annabel's hunting and gathering adventures and New Zealand's breathtaking natural landscapes. The award-winning book also features menus from the TV series, plus Annabel's musings on living well in today's fast-paced world. It's interactive with her website, with scannable codes linking to videos of her demonstrating recipes or sharing tips for simplifying techniques. A publishing phenomenon in her native New Zealand, Annabel has written 22 cookbooks, which have won many international awards and sold over two million copies worldwide. She has earned a passionate following for her no-fail recipes, which transform seasonal produce into meals with the wow factor. Take time out from your busy schedule to savor life's simple pleasures. For more visit annabel-langbein.com "I love everything about this new book from NZ's biggest selling cookery writer by a country mile (The Best of Annabel Langbein - aka to me and many others as 'The Bible' - has also sold more than 150,000 copies in NZ alone). The design, the photography, the recipes, the friendly text... no doubt it is another winner, especially with the TV series of the same name about to kick off." - Graham Beattie, Beattie's Book Blog

Essential Annabel Langbein - Best Ever Meals for Busy Lives

Annabel Langbein

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Annabel Langbein's new book ESSENTIAL Annabel Langbein brings together everything she's learned during a lifetime of cooking and eating adventures - in one timeless compendium with both metric and imperial measurements for use worldwide. Her biggest and most beautiful book ever, it features her most popular recipes from the past 20 years, alongside her own personal favourites and dozens of brand new recipes inspired by the food she's cooking and eating right now. ESSENTIAL Annabel Langbein is not just a recipe book - it's a lifetime of cooking inspiration, showcasing more than 650 recipes, plus hundreds of variations and clever cooking tips designed to make you a more resourceful cook. "My aim is to inspire people to try something new, then empower them to make it their own, changing ingredients to suit the season or their personal tastes, or applying 'springboard' techniques to different cuisines or flavour families. This makes it so easy to get creative in the kitchen and have fun around the table." ESSENTIAL Annabel Langbein contains something for everyone, with recipes to suit all lifestyles, appetites and dietary needs, and separate indexes to help you identify the many gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian and vegan recipes. It celebrates 20 years since Annabel published her bestselling book The Best of Annabel Langbein: Great Food for Busy Lives, which has been reprinted countless times, sold hundreds of thousands of copies and is known as 'the bible' in many New Zealand kitchens. Focussing on savoury recipes, ESSENTIAL Annabel Langbein is volume one of a duo that will include an equally spectacular book of sweet treats.

Annabel Langbein The Free Range Cook

Annabel Langbein

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Annabel Langbein is on a mission to get people into the kitchen with fun, no-stress recipes. Her down-to-earth approach to cooking is both practical and inspiring. Starting with the freshest seasonal ingredients, she shows how easy it is to cook sensational food in a simple, natural way. This book takes you on a journey through the food process from sourcing and growing produce to creating your own mouthwatering menus - all against a backdrop of stunning New Zealand landscapes and the natural lifestyle Annabel enjoys at her lakeside cabin. This is a very appealing, pared-back approach to food that celebrates a spirit of resoucefulness and the ability to enjoy whatever is in season at its very best.

Williams-Sonoma New Healthy Kitchen: Desserts: Colorful Recipes for Health and Well-Being

Annabel Langbein

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With New Healthy Kitchen Desserts, you can improve your diet while enjoying dishes such as Golden Kiwifruit Pavlovas, Walnut and Date Tart, or Sautéed Plums with Amaretto.

This colorful series of healthy cookbooks takes a commonsense approach to eating right. Food fads and trendy diets may come and go, but your family doctor can tell you that you will never go wrong eating a wide variety of fresh vegetables and fruits, whole grains, and legumes.

We all know that we're supposed to be eating several servings of each of these foods every day. But you might not know that we're also supposed to be eating as many different colors of fruit and vegetable as possible. The naturally occurring pigments that give vibrant colors to fruits and vegetables also offer an array of unique health benefits, boosting your immune system and fighting common diseases and conditions as you age. These pigments and other plant compounds -- known as antioxidants and phytochemicals -- work in tandem with vitamins, minerals, and fiber to keep our bodies strong and well.

The amazing benefits of colorful foods, whole grains, legumes, seeds, and nuts are being studied in labs across the country and touted by government experts on nutrition. But all the good advice in the world won't help you put a healthy dinner on the table. The books of the New Healthy Kitchen series -- Starters, Main Dishes, and Desserts -- will do just that.

The 60 recipes in these pages, grouped by the color of a key ingredient, offer dozens of appealing and easy ways to bring a rainbow of fruits, vegetables, and grains into your daily meals. Even better, 24 "Fresh Ideas" suggest simple ways of enjoying fresh produce as an impromptu dessert.

With New Healthy Kitchen Desserts, eating right won't be a sacrifice or a chore. In these books, healthy food means good food, simply prepared and a pleasure to eat.

The Best of Annabel Langbein: Great Food for Busy Lives

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Looking for cooking inspiration and new ideas that don't require a lot of time or fuss in the kitchen? You will find them in this, the essential kitchen handbook for today's busy lives. The book's 12 chapters cover everything from breakfast and brunch, appetisers, soups and salads through to main course meats, poultry, seafood and vegetarian dishes, as well as desserts, baking and preserves. Annabel's down-to-earth approach draws on a lifetime of cooking skills to demystify cooking processes and inspire kitchen confidence. Throughout the book you will find helpful menu plans and time-saving, success-assuring tips. Annabel's quick, easy guides to preparation, ingredients, menu planning and nutrition make this an indispensable cooking bible.

Cooking to Impress Without Stress

Annabel Langbein

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The invitation to dinner at home extends the warm hand of friendship, an offer to share our haven and our private table. Here, people whose company we enjoy can relax in convivial surroundings, taking in the pleasures of home-cooked food and good conversation. COOKING TO IMPRESS WITHOUT STRESS brings the dinner occasion into practical focus. Both inspiration and workbook, it unravels the event into a series of easy-to-manage components, designed so that both cook and guests can relax, enjoy some delicious food, and have a good time. Use fresh ingredients and streamlined techniques to create delightful, appetizing dinners for friends and family. Impress your guests with dishes that are as easy to prepare as they are delicious--savory Salad of Roasted Pumpkin, Beets, and Almonds; Pasta with Mint and Parsley Pesto; and Strawberry Souffle.

The Best Of Annabel Langbein

Annabel Langbein

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Savour Italy: A Discovery of Taste

Annabel Langbein

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""Savour Italy"" is a celebration of the ingredients and traditions of the Italian table. Enticing, simple recipes are nestled between stories of the people author Annabel Langbein met on her journeys through Italy. Details about wonderful Italian ingredients and Italy's rich cooking history make this book a delectable culinary journey. Sumptuous color photography captures the richness of Italian culture and presents a visual feast of these delicious dishes.

Annabel Langbein the Free Range Cook: Simple Pleasures

Annabel Langbein

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A Fork In The Road: Tales of Food, Pleasure and Discovery On The Road (Lonely Planet Travel Literature)

James Oseland

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A Fork in the Road: Tales of Food, Pleasure and Discovery on the Road

2014 James Beard Award Nominee and 2014 Society of Travel Writers Foundation Thomas Lowell Travel Journalism Bronze Award Winner for Travel Book

Join us at the table for this 34-course banquet of original stories from food-obsessed writers and chefs sharing their life-changing food experiences.

The dubious joy of a Twinkie, the hunger-sauced rhapsody of fish heads, the grand celebration of an Indian wedding feast; the things we eat and the people we eat with remain powerful signposts in our memories, long after the plates have been cleared. Tuck in, and bon appetit!

Featuring tales from: James Oseland, Frances Mayes, Giles Coren, Curtis Stone, Annabel Langbein, Neil Perry, Tamasin Day-Lewis, Jay Rayner, Madhur Jaffrey, Michael Pollan, Josh Ozersky, Marcus Samuelsson, Naomi Duguid, Jane and Michael Stern, Francine Prose, Ma Thanegi, Kaui Hart Hemmings, Rita Mae Brown, Monique Truong, Fuschia Dunlop, David Kamp, Mas Masumoto, Daniel Vaughn, Tom Carson, Andre Aciman, MJ Hyland, Alan Richman, Beth Kracklauer, Sigrid Nunez, Chang Rae Lee, Julia Reed, Gael Greene

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