How This New and Beautiful Cookbook Made Me Feel Closer to My AncestorsKitchen
“As you read, you cannot help but to dance with your own kitchen ghosts.”
Feb 28, 2024
My "Can't Live Without" 3-Ingredient Dinner That Never Lets Me DownPeople
You only need 10 minutes.
Jan 9, 2024
The 14 Best Cookbooks of 2023 That Our Editors Are Most Excited AboutKitchen
Gift yourself or your biggest food friend.
Dec 9, 2023
Sohla El-Waylly's Debut Cookbook Is So Much More than RecipesKitchen
“This felt like an unachievable fantasy, like when you dream about being a rock star.” -El-Waylly on writing her new cookbook, Start Here!
Nov 8, 2023
We Scoured Ina Garten’s Instagram and Here’s Everything in Her Kitchen We’re BuyingKitchen
If you can’t make these must-have kitchen items yourself, store-bought is fine.
Oct 14, 2023
Inside the Chili Crisp Cookbook and All Its Fun and Spicy InspirationKitchen
We got the inside scoop on the recipes from the Chili Crisp cookbook.
Sep 7, 2023
I Tried This $6 IKEA Storage Hack, and My Cookbooks Have Never Looked So CuteKitchen
Plus, it comes together in less than a minute.
Sep 6, 2023
Joanna Gaines’ Creamy Chicken Poblano SoupRecipes
On one of their first dates, Chip and Jo went to a restaurant that was known for its creamy chicken poblano soup. It quickly became a favorite, and Jo decided to recreate her own version for her latest cookbook.
Aug 1, 2023
Everything Miranda Lambert Actually Cooks in a Day [Exclusive]People
Including the secret ingredient she always has in her pantry!
Jul 27, 2023
10 New Cookbooks That Make Great Father’s Day GiftsKitchen
With options for dads who love to cook and dads who never cook.
May 12, 2023
How 15 Cooks Organize Their Cookbooks in the KitchenKitchen
We have a lot of thoughts on how to organize cookbook collections. (See: Some Thoughts On Organizing Your Cookbook Collection.) You can go by subject, author name, book size, or even color. How you choose to store and organize your cookbooks is all about personal preference, of course, but if you need some visual inspiration, where better to look than our Kitchen Tour archives? Here’s a quick peek at how 15 different cooks find ways to store their beloved cookbooks in the kitchen.
May 3, 2023
Za’atar Farm Tour, Hand-Drawn Sandwich Bags, Vegetarian Pasta Dishes, GIF Knife Skills, and Gwyneth’s New CookbookPeople
Happy Saturday, folks! Popular posts this week on The Kitchn include a tour of a za’atar farm in Lebanon, five great reasons to make pizza at home, essential knife skills explained through GIFs, the best ice breakers, and a review of Gwyneth Paltrow’s new cookbook — complete with spirited comments from our readers! Enjoy catching up, and have a great weekend. 15. Eat the Rainbow! This Poster Shows You the Vitamins in Your Fruits & Vegetables 14.
May 3, 2023
Nora Ephron’s Rule of Four, an Infographic for Introverts, One-Dish Suppers for a Crowd, and The Kitchn’s Cookbook!People
Welcome to Saturday, friends! Popular posts this week on The Kitchn include our super exciting news that we’re writing a cookbook (!), a guide to helping you choose the right seat at a dinner party, a revealing video showing what 2,000 calories looks like, and easy, one-dish suppers for two or ten. Enjoy! 1. Brian’s Practical Logan Square Kitchen 2. Shot Glass Appetizers: All-In-One Finger Foods For Your Next Party 3. We’re Writing The Kitchn Cookbook! 4.
May 2, 2023
15 Cookbooks That Make Great Mother’s Day GiftsTools
There was a time when receiving a cookbook for Mother's Day may have been as exciting as receiving a vacuum. That is no longer the case.
Mar 14, 2023
Everyone Should Know About Malinda Russell, the First African American Cookbook AuthorPeople
Her cookbook is truly a piece of Black history.
Feb 27, 2023
Your Vintage Cookbooks Could Be Worth Up to $15,000 (Yes, Really!)Kitchen
From authors like Julia Child, Auguste Escoffier, and Irma Rombauer.
Feb 25, 2023
The 20 Best Cookbooks of 2022 for the Pop Culture ObsessedPeople
From superstar athletes like Shaquille O'Neil to hit Netflix shows like "Emily in Paris," these are the best pop culture-influenced cookbooks of 2022.
Dec 27, 2022
14 Brilliant Tips from Ina Garten’s Brand-New CookbookKitchen
Ina Garten’s new cookbook, Go-To Dinners, is finally on shelves. As usual, the book is full of helpful tips and tricks for making the most flavorful and stress-free dinners.
Nov 1, 2022
This Mind-Blowing BookTok Trend Will Change the Way You Use Your CookbooksKitchen
It's especially useful for home cooks preparing their Thanksgiving menus.
Oct 31, 2022
Looking for the Best Books on the Science of Wine-MakingPeople
Q: I recently got back from a fantastic trip to California, and of course did a bunch of wineries and all that, but until this trip I always thought of wine making as more of an art. I realized there’s a lot of science behind it too, and being an engineer by trade, I got pretty geeked out about that.Does anyone know of any beginner books that talk about viticulture and/or enology?
Sep 19, 2022
Kevin from “The Office” Is Releasing a Cookbook and Yes, It’s All About ChiliPeople
The "Seriously Good Chili Cookbook" will feature recipes from all over the world.
Aug 17, 2022
An Official “Seinfeld” Cookbook Is Coming This Fall, So There’ll Be Plenty of Soup for YouKitchen
Never worry about guests asking "what's the deal?" with your menu ever again!
Aug 12, 2022
There’s an Official “Emily in Paris” Cookbook, So You’ll Be Able to Have a Taste of Parisian Luxury at HomeKitchen
This is the perfect way to cook your way through the city while you patiently await the next two seasons. Bon appétit!
Jun 14, 2022
I Tried the Roasted Potato Recipe That Crashed Ina Garten’s Website
Recipe Review
They're so crispy-crunchy, they practically taste deep-fried. But are they worth the trouble?
May 20, 2022
The Ingenious Tip I Missed in Giada’s Everyday Italian CookbookSkills
It's been a low-key game-changer in my house.
May 19, 2022
A Slutty Vegan Cookbook Is Coming Soon, So You’ll Be Able to Eat Like Your Favorite Celebs Without Leaving HomeKitchen
If you haven't been able to make it to Pinky Cole's Atlanta-based restaurant yet, now you can enjoy the celeb-fave recipes from the comfort of your home.
May 18, 2022
Take a Trip to Disney’s EPCOT Without Ever Leaving Your Kitchen with This New CookbookKitchen
For the Disney fanatics in your life.
May 14, 2022
Book Review: Local Breads by Daniel LeaderPeople
“Flour makes a difference, but don’t obsess about it.”We loved this bit of advice from Daniel Leader’s new book, Local Breads: Sourdough and Whole-Grain Recipes from Europe’s Best Artisan Bakers.It’s also representative of the book’s over-all approach, which continually balances technical bread-baking methods with flexible, playful creativity.
May 13, 2022
More Julia Child! Tea Towels and Aprons Inspired by Mastering the Art of French CookingPeople
Not only has Mastering the Art of French Cooking become a top seller again almost 50 years after its publication, a first edition is now going for more than $900.00 on eBay! (Original selling price: $10.) But my favorite result of the present MtAoFC mania are these hand-silkscreened tea towels and aprons based on the cover graphics of Volumes I & II. Designer Sara Smedley has created a special edition of linen tea towels and aprons in honor of the release of the film Julie and Julia.
May 12, 2022
James Peterson’s Brisket with Pomegranate JuiceRecipes
Meat: A Kitchen Education This book is a treasure trove of such things. It’s chock-full of not only recipes, but also techniques, illustrative photographs, and detailed explanations of every facet of meat preparation. If you’ve ever wondered how to properly butterfly a leg of lamb or truss a chicken, this is the book you want on your kitchen shelf. Following these ideas, his book focuses intensively on technique.
May 12, 2022
Good Idea: Start a Food Lit or Cookbook Book ClubPeople
We’re all familiar with the concept of a book club but what about one that centers around the themes of food, cooking, eating? With all the food memoirs and cookbooks being published these days, there is plenty of material to choose from. Read on for our suggestions of how to get a food lit or cookbook book club started, tips on how to host a group and a list of suggested titles to get you going.
May 12, 2022
Gluten-Free Recipe: Braised White BeansRecipes
Now, more than six years later, glutenfreegirl.com is considered one of the top blogs on celiac disease, and on food in general. Her second book, Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef, continues her culinary path with pages of recipes, gluten-free tips, and many manifestations of her love for food. Reading Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef as just a cookbook is like watching a football game to check out the uniforms – you’d miss the whole point!
May 12, 2022
Best Simple Cookbooks for a Single Cook?Kitchen
Q: My boyfriend just got a job in DC and is relocating next month. I hope to find a new job out there (we live in Kansas currently) and relocate soon after him myself. Until then, we’re on the hunt for a simple cookbook he can use. He’s not incompetent in the kitchen but since I love to cook and bake so much he hasn’t really had the chance to cook for himself and learn.Any suggestions for simple, (pseudo) bachelor-friendly cookbooks or recipes?
May 12, 2022
Do You Cook from Vintage Recipes?People
I love vintage cookbooks! I have a small but growing collection that I’ve gathered from yard sales, used bookstores and the shelves of specialty bookshops like Omnivore Books in San Francisco. As objects of beauty and curiosity, these books are a treasure. But do those old-timey recipes still work in today’s kitchens?
May 12, 2022
I’ve Learned (Almost) More About Cooking from This Book than I Did in Culinary SchoolSkills
There's one tip in particular that really blew my mind.
May 11, 2022
There’s a New “Black Panther”-Inspired Cookbook and It’s Packed with Cultural FlavorKitchen
The new cookbook may be inspired by a fictional country, but these dishes deserve a place in the real world.
Apr 28, 2022
An Official Gilmore Girls Cookbook Is Coming and It’s Giving Us Major Pangs of NostalgiaKitchen
Here's your chance to *really* eat like your faves!
Feb 24, 2022
The $18 Old-School Kitchen Helper That Makes Cooking So Much Easier
Shopping
It also doubles as a nice, decorative touch!
Jan 11, 2022
I’ve Been Living in Germany for 5 Years and These Are My Favorite German Cookbooks for Holiday Baking
Shopping
For pfeffernüsse, streuselkuchen, and more!
Dec 10, 2021
The Very Best Cookbooks to Give This Year
Gift Edit
There’s something in here for everyone, even the junior chefs in your life.
Nov 18, 2021
6 Best Ways to Arrange Your Cookbooks, According to Professional Organizers
Organizing Tips from The Kitchn
Including some super-practical bookends!
Oct 27, 2021
TikTok Star Eitan Bernath’s New Cookbook Will Take You on a Culinary JourneyPeople
The social media star and former Chopped contestant can now add something else to his resume: cookbook author.
Oct 26, 2021
This Cooking Legend Inspired Stanley Tucci’s Love for CookingPeople
"Just as certain actors led me to acting, certain cooking show hosts are partly to blame for my heightened interest in the subject of food."
Oct 20, 2021
Let’s Cook, Bake, and Eat! Here Are Kitchn’s Picks for Cookbook Club Through the End of 2021.
Cookbook Club
Join our private Facebook group for Kitchn's Cookbook Club and get in on the conversation!
Aug 4, 2021
6 Cookbooks from Black Authors That Will Help You Enjoy More VeggiesTools
Vegan soul food, Caribbean vegetarian eats, and more!
Jul 28, 2021
The Best Cookbook for Your Summer, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Shopping
A contemplative, thoughtful Libra might enjoy some intense baking, while an adventurous Aries may prefer lots of spice and plenty of intricate steps to follow.
Jun 25, 2021
I Ate Chicken for a Whole Year and Wrote a Cookbook All About It. Here Are 10 (Sometimes Surprising!) Things I Learned.
Winner Winner Chicken Dinner
You always learn a lot while writing a cookbook. But I didn't realize that I’d learn quite as much as I did on this one.
Jun 21, 2021
Gregory Gourdet's Inclusive, Feel-Good Vegetables Are Just What You Need
Eat More Plants
An interview with the Top Chef star and Portland chef about his new book which, my friends, is a must-buy.
Jun 7, 2021
Get Inspired! Here Are Our June, July, and August 2021 Picks for Kitchn’s Cookbook Club.
Cookbook Club
Read on to see what cookbooks we chose for the coming months, and why!
May 19, 2021
11 of Our Favorite Cookbook Authors Share Their Best Cleaning Secrets
Cleaning Tips from The Kitchn
We got tips from Julia Turshen, Grace Young, Adeena Sussma, Joe Yonan and more!
May 1, 2021
The One Thing You Should Do for Clearer StockSkills
It's 100% worth the extra work.
Mar 28, 2021
Hawa Hassan Cooks and Eats Like the Grandmothers in Her Cookbook (And Hopes You Will Too)
The Way We Eat
We caught up with the author of "In Bibi's Kitchen" to talk about the best cooking tip she learned from the grandmothers in her cookbook, where she gets her groceries in New York, and her biggest struggle in feeding herself.
Mar 7, 2021
Mark Your Calendars! We’re Announcing Kitchn’s Cookbook Club Picks for March, April, and May 2021.
Cookbook Club
Read on to see what cookbooks we chose for the coming months, and why!
Feb 17, 2021
Sticky Date and Halva Puddings with Tahini Caramel
Cookbook Club
Best eaten warm with a spoon of crème fraîche, yogurt, or sour cream alongside.
Jan 15, 2021
We Need to Thank Edna Lewis for Teaching Us the Joys of Eating SeasonallyPeople
She helped people realize that American stone-ground grits, fresh black-eyed peas, and heirloom pork raised on hazelnuts and persimmons were just as praiseworthy as Italian polenta, spring favas, and prosciutto di Parma.
Dec 10, 2020
If You Buy a Cookbook for Anyone This Year, It Should Be This One
Gift Guide
"Not only did I want to make every recipe in it, I found the stories that intertwined with the recipe and the photography to be just as compelling."
Nov 17, 2020
The Cookbook You Should Pick Up Next, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Shopping
Featuring a mix of classics and brand new releases!
Nov 3, 2020
The Drama in This Slow Cooker Facebook Group Is Set to HIGHPeople
An admin post in the group absolutely throttles the people who feel they are “crockpot masters” and thus “elevated beyond helping new crockstars.”
Oct 27, 2020
Sean Sherman, aka The Sioux Chef, on Reclaiming Indigenous CuisinePeople
"Supporting regional food systems is really the heart of understanding Indigenous foods."
Oct 24, 2020
Children’s Book Recommendation: Let’s Cook! by Robert CrowtherPeople
We usually leave this type of thing for our friends over at Ohdeedoh, but we’re absolutely in love with this interactive “Press-Out-And-Play” cooking book for kids! So much so that when it came time to hand it over to its intended 3-year-old recipient, we had a hard time letting it go. Take a look for yourselves!The book takes kids through making breakfast, toasting bread, assembling a sandwich, and creating an ice cream sundae.
Sep 30, 2020