The Orange is the New Black Cookbook Just Came Out!

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon
6 PHOTOS
The Orange is the New Black Cookbook Just Came Out!
See Gallery
The Orange is the New Black Cookbook Just Came Out!

Read on to learn more about the new Orange is the New Black cookbook

The publishing company Abrams has just released The Cookbook: Bites, Booze, Secrets, and Stories from Inside the Big House, which is now available online and in stores and was written by the producers of the show in the voices of the characters.

Image Credit: Abrams via Amazon

The cookbook is a mix of recipes that the inmates miss eating from their pre-prison lives and tastier versions of prison dishes that do prepare while incarcerated.

Image Credit: Abrams via Amazon

The New York Daily News got a hold of several recipes including Crazy Eyes's Chocolate and Vanilla Fudge Swirl, Pennsatucky's Family Beer Can Bird and Chapman's Crack Almonds.

Image Credit: Abrams via Amazon

"The show has a really rabid fan base, and since Jenji [Kohan] was involved we wanted to make everything as authentic as it could be. People want more and more and more of the show, (we) used food as entry point to give more about the characters," editor Samantha Weiner, who works for Abrams, explained to the New York Daily News.

Image Credit: Abrams via Amazon

of
SEE ALL
BACK TO SLIDE
SHOW CAPTION +
HIDE CAPTION

Not too long ago, we reported that Orange is the New Black had planned on releasing a cookbook based on characters' recipes from the hit Netflix show. Now the wait is over!

The prison cookbook hit shelves on October 14th and features 65 recipes and over 100 photographs. Even if the notion of prison cooking doesn't sound appealing, these recipes are pretty mouthwatering and super fans will delight in learning more about the memorable characters since many of the recipes include anecdotes about their backgrounds. Plus, who wouldn't want to learn how to make Red's famous chicken kiev?

Check out the slideshow above to learn all about the new Orange is the New Black cookbook.

Read Full Story

Sign up for Best Bites by AOL and receive delicious recipes delivered to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners

Search Recipes