Breaking News

FIRST PHOTO: See George & Amal on Their Wedding Night!

Picks and Pans Review: The New Best Recipe

updated 11/22/2004 at 01:00 AM EST

originally published 11/22/2004 01:00AM

from the Editors of Cook's Illustrated

This 990-pager isn't for readers who crave lively commentary and gorgeous photos. Instead, the new edition of the best recipes from Cook's Illustrated—the ad-free bimonthly that spawned America's Test Kitchen on PBS—will please those who groove to the cooking-geek sensibility of CI editor Christopher Kimball. Want to know the science behind brining? Looking for a foolproof recipe for chicken pot pie? It's all here—along with shortcuts and inspired techniques: To crush peppercorns, for example, dump into a Ziploc and pound with a rolling pin.

Share this story:

Your reaction:

advertisement

From Our Partners

From Our Partners