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Barefoot Contessa at Home: Everyday Recipes Youll Make Over and Over Again by Ina Garten#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
Throughout the years that she has lived and worked in East Hampton, Ina Garten has catered and attended countless parties and dinners. She will be the first to tell you, though, that nothing beats a cozy dinner, surrounded by the people you love most, in the comfort that only your own home can provide. In Barefoot Contessa at Home, Ina shares her life in East Hampton, the recipes she loves, and her secrets to making guests feel welcome and comfortable.
For Ina, its friends and family-gathered around the dinner table or cooking with her in the kitchen-that really make her house feel like home. Here Ina offers the tried-and-true recipes that she makes over and over again because theyre easy, they work, and theyre universally loved. For a leisurely Sunday breakfast, she has Easy Cheese Danishes or Breakfast Fruit Crunch to serve with the perfect Spicy Bloody Mary. For lunch, she has classics with a twist, such as Tomato, Mozzarella, and Pesto Paninis and Old-Fashioned Potato Salad, which are simply delicious. Then there are Inas homey dinners-from her own version of loin of pork stuffed with sauteed fennel to the exotic flavors of Elis Asian Salmon. And since Ina knows no one ever forgets what you serve for dessert, she includes recipes for outrageously luscious sweets like Peach and Blueberry Crumble, Pumpkin Mousse Parfait, and Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Icing.
Ina also lets readers in on her time-tested secrets for cooking and entertaining. Get the inside scoop on everything from what Ina considers when shes designing a kitchen to menu-planning basics and how to make a dinner party fun (heres a hint: it doesnt involve making complicated food!).
Along with beautiful photographs of Inas dishes, her home, and the East Hampton she loves, this book is filled with signature recipes that strike the perfect balance between elegance and casual comfort. With her most indispensable collection yet, Ina Garten proves beyond a shadow of doubt that there truly is no place like home.
Easy Cranberry & Apple Cake
Calling all Ina Garten fans! Now how about a Barefoot Contessa-themed Thanksgiving meal? With 15 plus recipes, she has you covered for the whole Turkey-Day menu : from starters and sides like soup and mashed potatoes , to delicious desserts like pumpkin pie or pecan pie , and — of course — the star of the show: her insanely tasty, moist and foolproof roasted turkey. Or, go ahead and steal the entire Thanksgiving feast no judgement here! Thanks, Ina!
If you are responsible for bringing the cranberries to your family fest, forget the canned jiggly stuff. Try Ina's recipe Who knew that a White House analyst could create such deliciousness in the kitchen! Add the apple, zests, and juices and cook for 15 more minutes. Remove from the heat and add the raisins and nuts. Let cool, and serve chilled.
Great food! That ham looks perfect and so moist I hope you had a wonderful Thaksgiving! Cheers, Rosa. You can bet that I am keeping that ham recipe ready for Christmas Eve when I am serving Put out a buffet and let them have at it. I am also loving the blue cheese appetizer.
It's the only holiday I insist on making myself. IG: I got help one year. I decided it would be really fun for me; my husband, Jeffrey; and two friends, Frank and Stephen, to cook Thanksgiving dinner together. I got all the ingredients, I got everything ready, and I thought, I'll do the turkey, and everyone else can make a side dish, a pie, or something like that. I was so excited, thinking, This is going to be so much fun! Our guests arrived early