Foodists will get a kick out of exploring the fascinating history of American food. Historian O'Connell delves into a wide range of tantalizing topics from classic candy bars to long-lost regional specialties.
5. The Kitchen Decoded by Logan Levant and Hilary Hattenbach
For someone who is new to the kitchen, this beginner's cookbook organizes chapters according to gadgets and appliances to teach new cooks how to maximize their kitchen and make easy, delicious meals. You can find a sneak peek of the recipes here.
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We're giving away one copy of How to Cook Everything Fast by Mark Bittman, one copy of The American Plate by Libby O'Connell, one copy of Thailand: The Cookbook by Jean-Pierre Gabriel, one copy of Make It Ahead by Ina Garten and one copy of The Kitchen Decoded by Logan Levant and Hilary Hattenbach (total value $172) to one lucky follower who enters before 11:59 pm on December 11.
Give away as many cookbooks as you like this holiday season—they are the perfect non-fattening gift!
Cookbooks are wonderful presents; not only do they inspire a love for food and cooking, they are brimming with stories behind dishes and mouthwatering photos that feed the soul. For the hungry book lover or aspiring chef in your life, we've rounded up five cookbooks that are our favorites for gift giving this holiday season.
Check out the slideshow above to discover our favorite cookbook gifts for the holidays.