Editor: Mary, Shirley O. Corriher has written some user-friendly cookbooks that explain the science behind the recipes. We reviewed BakeWise, her baking cookbook, but if you are looking for a more general cookbook, CookWise may be the best choice for you:
→ Find it: CookWise, $23.10 on Amazon
Readers, do you have any suggestions for cookbooks that explain the science behind recipes?
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