Archive | Cookbooks RSS feed for this section

Wine cookbook 1

Cold Soups for Hot Summer Days

Cold summer soups are so refreshing on hot and humid days, and made even better with the addition of wine.

Continue Reading
The Shaker Cookbook

Shakin’ Up the Sunday Pancakes

Tired of the same old Sunday morning pancakes? Try these unique, very old-fashioned, and simply divine pancakes from a vintage Shaker cookbook.

Continue Reading
Empty shelf by window now filled

Weekend Work on the Cellar!

The Culinary Cellar is on the move again! See what happened over the weekend.

Continue Reading
Wecker Golem and Jinni book cover

The Golem and the Jinni… with a little Fanny Farmer

Looking for a summer read? Curl up this weekend and transport yourself to another world. Nothing can prepare you for this mesmerizing and hypnotic novel. And how does a cookbook fit into it? Read on!

Continue Reading
Farm Journal corn

Farm Journal Vegetable Recipes

It’s time for Farmer’s Markets and fresh summer produce to enjoy!

Continue Reading
Refrigerator pickles all jars in Aspen basket

Ted Allen in the Kitchen

Ted Allen has a great new cookbook! See what I have made so far.

Continue Reading
The Country Fair Cookbook

The American Tradition of Country Fairs

Just hearing the words “country fairs” brings up visions of pies, cakes, canned goods, and homemade breads all lined up for viewing and judging.   One of my earliest ventures in competitive cooking started with our local fair over thirty years ago.  I would get up on those hot July mornings and bake for a couple of […]

Continue Reading
Basement 3rd shelf up

“The Secret Lives of Baked Goods” Giveaway Winner!

Before I announce the winner of the cookbook giveaway, I am excited to report that the Culinary Cellar is on the move again!  Many of you know that my basement library is an ongoing project.  I have thousands of cookbooks and not enough shelves, but one more was added this weekend!  My sister-in-law’s husband, Larry, is […]

Continue Reading