KitchenWise by Shirley O.  Corriher audiobook

KitchenWise: Essential Food Science for Home Cooks

By Shirley O. Corriher
Read by Janet Metzger

Simon & Schuster Audio 9781982140687

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781797116389

  • ISBN: 9781797116372

Runtime: 6.31 Hours
Category: Nonfiction
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

The James Beard Award–winning, bestselling author of CookWise and BakeWise delivers priceless cooking techniques and know-how based on her expansive understanding of food science.

Want to cook fluffier scrambled eggs and more flavorful sauces, keep your greens brilliantly green, and make everything taste more delicious? KitchenWise combines beloved cooking expert Shirley Corriher’s down-to-earth advice with scientific expertise to address everyday cooking issues. Whether you are a beginning cook or a professional chef, Shirley’s guidance will save you time and money, and let you know exactly what to do behind the stove. A gifted teacher with a degree in chemistry, Shirley takes readers through the hows and whys of what she does in the kitchen, explaining the science behind common problems and offering solutions for how to fix them. (For example, salt has an amazing ability to suppress bitterness and allow other flavors to emerge.) Filled with more than 30 of Shirley’s favorite time-tested recipes, in KitchenWise readers learn how to cook more successfully, why certain ingredients work well together, and what makes good food great.

Amazingly informative, approachable, and packed with proven techniques, KitchenWise serves up new ways to get the most from your cooking.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“James Beard Award–winner Corriher uses science to help readers ‘spot bad recipes and know how to fix them’…There is also a fascinating chapter devoted to the science of taste and flavor…Cooks of any experience level will walk away from this sharp guide with some new tricks.” Publishers Weekly

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Author Bio: Shirley O. Corriher

Author Bio: Shirley O.  Corriher

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Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Nonfiction
Runtime: 6.31
Audience: Adult
Language: English