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Ivan Ramen: Love, Obsession, and Recipes from Tokyo's Most Unlikely Noodle Joint

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By Ivan Orkin, Chris Ying

The end-all-be-all consultant to ramen from Ivan Orkin, the iconoclastic New York-born proprietor of Tokyo's best ramen shop. 

In 2007, Orkin, a middle-aged Jewish man from big apple, did anything loopy. within the food-zealous, insular megalopolis of Tokyo, Ivan opened a ramen store. He used to be a gaijin (foreigner), attempting to make his identify in a spot that's fiercely opinionated approximately ramen. in the beginning, clients got here simply because they have been curious, yet notice unfold quick approximately Ivan’s hand-crafted noodles, fresh and intricate broth, and thoughtfully ready toppings. quickly sufficient, Ivan turned a celebrity—a fixture of eastern television courses and the face of his personal best-selling model of immediate ramen. Ivan opened a moment situation in Tokyo, and has now back to manhattan urban to open his first US branch.

Ivan Ramen is largely books in a single: a memoir and a cookbook. In those pages, Ivan tells the tale of his ascent from wayward early life to a celebrity of the Tokyo eating place scene. He additionally stocks greater than 40 recipes, together with the full, distinctive recipe for his signature Shio Ramen; artistic how one can use additional ramen elements; and a few of his most well-liked ramen diversifications. Written with equivalent components candor, humor, gratitude, and irreverence, Ivan Ramen is the one English-language booklet that provides a glance contained in the cultish international of ramen making in Japan. it's going to motivate you to forge your personal course, offer you perception into eastern tradition, and go away you with a deep appreciation for what is going right into a possible easy bowl of noodles.

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Cocina para hijos emancipados

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«Acércate a los fogones sin miedo, arremángate, llena los pucheros y ponlos a cocer; mientras, regálate una mesa puesta con amor y sé feliz.» Carmeta Morán

Si no tienes mucho tiempo ni muchas ganas de pasarte horas en l. a. cocina; si estás harto de comer fuera de casa, pero no sabrías cómo prepararte un plato de macarrones; si no quieres o no puedes gastar mucho dinero… este libro es para ti. Encontrarás trucos, consejos, sugerencias, pero, sobre todo, recetas claras y sencillas que te permitirán solucionar tus comidas sin problemas, e incluso quedar como un gran cocinero ante tus conocidos. Así, encontrarás comida rápida (pero no comida basura), guisos que se cuecen mientras ves los angeles película de l. a. noche, bocadillos imaginativos, platos que sirven para el día siguiente o para congelar y muchas cosas más.

Carmeta, asturiana y gran cocinera, es madre de dos hijos ya emancipados y autora de dos libros que escribió pensando en ellos y en todos aquellos jóvenes (y maduros) que se independizan y tienen que cuidar de ellos mismos y de su hogar. Su primer libro fue Cocina para hijos emancipados (2000), que cosechó un gran éxito de ventas y hoy es un referente entre los libros de cocina. Unos años más tarde escribió Tareas domésticas para emancipados (2003). Posteriormente y pensando en un público más experimentado en los angeles cocina escribió Ya me gusta cocinar. Para emancipados con experiencia (2006). Recientemente ha publicado Sin maneras no hay manera. Una guía actualizada para saber comportarse en cada ocasión (2011), un handbook de las buenas formas modernas.

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Don't Lose Your Mind, Lose Your Weight

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By Rujuta Diwekar

Need to know how Kareena Kapoor controlled to accomplish the correct determine? India's most sensible big name health guru has labored with the who is who of Bollywood together with Kareena, Karishma, Saif, Lisa and Sonali. Now she enables you to on her mystery- you could consume whatever you will have so long as you propose for it.

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The Perfect Egg: And Other Secrets

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By Aldo Buzzi

'The author who by no means talks approximately consuming, approximately urge for food, starvation, nutrients, approximately chefs and foodstuff, arouses my suspicion, as if a few very important point have been lacking in him'

Scholarly, playful, idiosyncratic and witty, Aldo Buzzi's the correct Egg is an day trip into the nutrition that has obsessed, provoked and intrigued the writer via his existence.

A ebook of genial and hugely subtle chat, enriched with own anecdotes, recipes and quotations from literature and background, it's a tribute to the profound pleasures of food.

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Cumin, Camels, and Caravans: A Spice Odyssey

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By Gary Paul Nabhan

Gary Paul Nabhan takes the reader on a bright and far-ranging trip throughout time and area during this interesting examine the connection among the spice alternate and culinary imperialism. Drawing on his personal family’s background as spice investors, in addition to commute narratives, ancient money owed, and his services as an ethnobotanist, Nabhan describes the serious roles that Semitic peoples and desolate tract floras had in environment the level for globalized spice trade.

touring alongside 4 favorite alternate routes—the Silk street, the Frankincense path, the Spice direction, and the Camino actual (for chiles and chocolate)—Nabhan follows the caravans of itinerant spice retailers from the frankincense-gathering grounds and historical harbors of the Arabian Peninsula to the port of Zayton at the China Sea to Santa Fe within the southwest usa. His tales, recipes, and linguistic analyses of cultural diffusion routes demonstrate the level to which aromatics comparable to cumin, cinnamon, saffron, and peppers turned followed around the globe as signature materials of numerous cuisines. Cumin, Camels, and Caravans demonstrates that specific wasteland cultures frequently depicted in consistent conflict—Arabs and Jews—have spent a lot in their heritage taking part within the spice exchange and indicates how a extra virtuous multicultural globalized society should be accomplished within the future.

 

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The Gluten-Free Asian Kitchen: Recipes for Noodles, Dumplings, Sauces, and More

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By Laura B. Russell

For the predicted 3 million americans struggling with Celiac ailment, wheat bronchial asthma, and serious gluten sensitivities, Asian meals is generally off-limits simply because its signature ingredients—noodles, soy sauce, and oyster sauce—typically include wheat. within the Gluten-Free Asian Kitchen, meals author Laura B. Russell exhibits domestic chefs easy methods to convert the colourful cuisines of China, Japan, Korea, Thailand, and Vietnam into gluten-free favorites. 
 
Authentically flavored dishes equivalent to Crispy Spring Rolls, Gingery beef Pot Stickers, Korean eco-friendly Onion Pancakes, Soba Noodles with Stir-Fried Shiitake Mushrooms, Salt and Pepper Squid, and Pork Tonkatsu should be scrumptious additions to any gluten-free repertoire.
 
Along with sharing approachable and scrumptious recipes, Russell demystifies Asian constituents and is helping readers navigate the grocer. fantastically photographed and designed for simple weeknight consuming, this exact cookbook’s wide variety of dishes from a number of Asian cuisines will attract the discriminating tastes of today’s gluten-free cooks.

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I Love Bacon!

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By Jayne Rockmill

A enjoyable reward or self-purchase for bacon enthusiasts, entire with 50 bacon-themed recipes through the various world’s most sensible cooks, and mouthwatering pictures of 15 to twenty of the dishes. 

Legendary chef and foodstuff author James Beard wrote of bacon, "There are few attractions that entice me greater than the streaks of lean and fats in a superb aspect of bacon, or the beautiful around of pinkish meat framed in soft white fats that's Canadian bacon." no matter if you crave its flavorful crunch within the morning, the salty flavor it lends to a Mediterranean BLT, or how it transforms Spaghetti Carbonara, you will by no means be dissatisfied by way of bacon.

In I Love Bacon, Jayne Rockmill offers greater than 50 bacon-themed recipes from a few of America's most well liked chefs--from Cat Cora to Rick Tramonto, Ming Tsai, Jasper White, Andy Husbands and Joe Yonan, Pichet Ong, Bradford Thompson, John Besh, and plenty of others--along with mouthwatering photography.

With directions on how one can make bacon from scratch and the way to add bacon in brunch dishes, small bites, soups, salads, facets, entrees, or even cocktails and cakes, this full-color cookbook proves that bacon is not only for breakfast anymore.

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Food at Sea: Shipboard Cuisine from Ancient to Modern Times (Food on the Go)

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By Simon Spalding

Food at Sea: Shipboard delicacies from historic to fashionable Times lines the maintenance, coaching, and intake of nutrients at sea, over a interval of numerous thousand years, and in numerous cultures. The booklet lines the improvement of cooking aboard in old and medieval instances, in the course of the improvement of seafaring traditions of storing and getting ready meals at the world’s seas and oceans.
Following a mostly chronological layout, Simon Spalding exhibits how the uncooked fabrics, cooking and consuming equipments, and strategies of instruction of seafarers have either mirrored the shoreside practices in their cultures, and differed from them. The economies of complete international locations have built round meals which can live on lengthy journeys by way of sea, and new applied sciences have advanced to extend the to be had nutrients offerings at sea.

Changes in send building and propulsion have pressured adjustments in nutrition at sea, and Spaldings booklet explores those adjustments in shipment ships, passenger ships, warships, and different varieties over the centuries in interesting intensity of element. chosen passages from songs and poems, prices from seafarers well-known and imprecise, and new insights into culinary background all upload spice to the tale.

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Modern Cocktails: Dozens of Cool and Classic Mixed Drinks to Make You the Life of the Party

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By Jimmy Dymott

Dying to grasp how the professionals combine beverages that glance extraordinary and style even higher? Jimmy Dymott has been within the because the emergence of the trendy cocktail bar, and he is familiar with that arduous paintings and the simplest components are the real secrets and techniques to luck at the back of the bar.
Jimmy Dymott stocks sixty of his favourite and so much extraordinary cocktails, from classics just like the quaint and the Gin Fizz, to fashionable favorites just like the Juicy Fruit. He contains recipes for beverages invented at his personal bars—with mint, ardour fruit, and clean parts, they’re regularly in excessive call for. Dymott explores the historical past of every drink—some spanning from 8th century Persia to the yank South within the 1800s. Plus, he bargains the instruments had to make each one drink professional, the kinds of bars available in the market to emulate, and nice tales from Dymott’s fifteen years within the cocktail scene. Modern Cocktails is the insider’s advent to the constituents, the recipes, and the tradition at the back of the pinnacle bar.

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