11 cookbooks you'll want to own for the holiday season

Whether you are hosting a big holiday dinner or need a last minute gift to bring with you, cookbooks are an essential item for the holiday season. These amazing cookbooks will create endless inspiration in your kitchen with a plethora of new food ideas. From the world's best salad recipes to Mario Batali's Big American cookbook, these are the 11 books you need.

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