The Good Cook's Book of Oil and Vinegar: One of the World's Most Delicious Pairings, with More Than 150 Recipes (Hardcover)

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By Michele Anna Jordan, M. F. K. Fisher (Foreword by), Liza Gershman (Photographer)
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"Michele Jordan knows her food and she knows how to write about it." --San Francisco Examiner

What is extra virgin olive oil and how do you find the best kind? How do you cook with flavored vinegars and should they be bought or made at home? What are the best oils for frying? How does the strength of a vinegar influence a recipe?

The Good Cook's of Oil and Vinegar answers these and many other questions about this important culinary duo. The most comprehensive oil and vinegar guide available today, it offers key scientific, nutritional, and culinary facts as well as interesting history behind oil and vinegar. In addition, award-winning author Michele Anna Jordan shows how a distinctive oil or vinegar can add spark to a meal. She showcases a whole realm of delicious cooking with recipes such as:

Bruschetta
Fall fruit gazpacho
Scallops primavera
Roasted peppers balsamico
Sicilian orange salad
Apricot, persimmon, and cranberry chutneys
Fruit, garlic, herb, ginger, and rose petal flavored vinegars
And more

Skyhorse Publishing, along with our Good Books and Arcade imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of cookbooks, including books on juicing, grilling, baking, frying, home brewing and winemaking, slow cookers, and cast iron cooking. We've been successful with books on gluten-free cooking, vegetarian and vegan cooking, paleo, raw foods, and more. Our list includes French cooking, Swedish cooking, Austrian and German cooking, Cajun cooking, as well as books on jerky, canning and preserving, peanut butter, meatballs, oil and vinegar, bone broth, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

About the Author


Michele Anna Jordan has written nearly twenty books about food, including the highly acclaimed Vinaigrettes and Other Dressings and More Than Meatballs. She has received numerous awards, including a James Beard Award, for her writing, her radio show, and her work as a chef. Today, she writes for the Santa Rosa Press Democrat and also produces and hosts Mouthful, the Wine Country's Most Delicious Hour on KRCB-FM. She resides in San Francisco, California.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781632205872
ISBN-10: 1632205874
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication Date: July 21st, 2015
Pages: 448
Language: English