All About Braising
The Art of Uncomplicated CookingBook - 2004
The art of braising comes down to us from the earliest days of cooking, when ingredients were enclosed in a heavy pot and buried in the hot embers of a dying fire until tender and bathed in a deliciously concentrated sauce. Today, braising remains as popular and as uncomplicated as ever. Molly Stevens's All About Braising is a comprehensive guide to this versatile way of cooking, written to instruct a cook at any level. Everything you need to know is here, including: * a thorough explanation of the principles of good braising with helpful advice on the best cuts of meat, the right choice of fish and vegetables, and the right pots * 125 reliable, easy-to-follow recipes for meat, poultry, seafood, and vegetables, ranging from quick-braised weeknight dishes to slow-cooked weekend braises * planning tips to highlight the fact that braised foods taste just as good, if not even better, as leftovers * a variety of enlightened wine suggestions for any size pocketbook with each recipe
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 641.77 STE
Characteristics: xiii, 481 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.