Cooking with Coconut

Author: Ramin Ganeshram
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781612126470
Release Date: 2016-12-27
Genre: Cooking

Coconut is healthy and delicious. It is also native to cuisines around the world, including Thai, Indian, Filipino, Vietnamese, and many Caribbean cultures. Cooking with Coconut offers a tantalizing taste of this tropical superfood’s culinary diversity, with 125 original recipes using coconut in all its forms. Options span the menu, from breakfast dishes like Savory Coconut Crêpes to dinner and dessert dishes like Asparagus with Shallots and Shredded Coconut, Coconut Pork Kabobs, and Coconut Rum Crème Brûlée. Ramin Ganeshram, an award-winning food journalist, dishes up everything home cooks and health-conscious eaters need to know to fully enjoy this delectable powerhouse!

Coconut Every Day

Author: Sasha Seymour
Publisher: Penguin Canada
ISBN: 9780143190752
Release Date: 2014-05-06
Genre: Cooking

Over 100 great-tasting ways to cook and bake with coconut—the miracle superfood! One of the world’s most amazing and versatile foods, coconut in all its forms can be used to replace less healthy fats and carbohydrates to make delicious and healthy recipes every day. An ideal gluten-free alternative for those with dairy allergies and sensitivities, coconut is high in protein, fiber, and healthy fats, making it a hugely popular and delicious food choice as we grow more aware of the power of food for enhancing our energy and health. The naturally occurring health benefits of coconut include its ability to promote weight loss, boost immunity, fight disease, beautify skin and hair, and more. Featuring beautiful color photography for each easy-to-make recipe, Coconut Every Day will introduce you to the great taste and nutritional benefits that come from cooking with coconut. Some recipes bring coconut flavor to the fore, and others use the coconut’s milk, cream, oil, and flour to replace dairy and wheat. The versatility of coconut will allow you to use this book every day! Inside you’ll find over 100 recipes to kick-start your morning including smoothies, granolas, muffins, and pancakes. A wide variety of salads, soups, stews, curries, and meat and vegetarian mains are offered as great everyday meals for lunch and dinner. And if you like desserts, you’ll find plenty of delicious recipes that incorporate gluten-free coconut flour and other nutritious gluten-free flours like brown rice flour and almond flour. Coconut Every Day will show you how to use this health-boosting ingredient in a whole new way!

The Oh She Glows Cookbook

Author: Angela Liddon
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101612736
Release Date: 2014-03-04
Genre: Cooking

The New York Times bestseller from the founder of Oh She Glows "Angela Liddon knows that great cooks depend on fresh ingredients. You'll crave every recipe in this awesome cookbook!" —Isa Chandra Moskowitz, author of Isa Does It "So many things I want to make! This is a book you'll want on the shelf." —Sara Forte, author of The Sprouted Kitchen A self-trained chef and food photographer, Angela Liddon has spent years perfecting the art of plant-based cooking, creating inventive and delicious recipes that have brought her devoted fans from all over the world. After struggling with an eating disorder for a decade, Angela vowed to change her diet — and her life — once and for all. She traded the low-calorie, processed food she'd been living on for whole, nutrient-packed vegetables, fruits, nuts, whole grains, and more. The result? Her energy soared, she healed her relationship with food, and she got her glow back, both inside and out. Eager to share her realization that the food we put into our bodies has a huge impact on how we look and feel each day, Angela started a blog, ohsheglows.com, which is now an Internet sensation and one of the most popular vegan recipe blogs on the web. This is Angela's long-awaited debut cookbook, with a trasure trove of more than 100 moutherwatering, wholesome recipes — from revamped classics that even meat-eaters will love, to fresh and inventive dishes — all packed with flavor. The Oh She Glows Cookbook also includes many allergy-friendly recipes — with more than 90 gluten-free recipes — and many recipes free of soy, nuts, sugar, and grains, too! Whether you are a vegan, "vegan-curious," or you simply want to eat delicious food that just happens to be healthy, too, this cookbook is a must-have for anyone who longs to eat well, feel great, and simply glow! From the Trade Paperback edition.

Good and Cheap

Author: Leanne Brown
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761184171
Release Date: 2015-07-14
Genre: Cooking

A perfect and irresistible idea: A cookbook filled with delicious, healthful recipes created for everyone on a tight budget. While studying food policy as a master’s candidate at NYU, Leanne Brown asked a simple yet critical question: How well can a person eat on the $4 a day given by SNAP, the U.S. government’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program informally known as food stamps? The answer is surprisingly well: Broiled Tilapia with Lime, Spicy Pulled Pork, Green Chile and Cheddar Quesadillas, Vegetable Jambalaya, Beet and Chickpea Salad—even desserts like Coconut Chocolate Cookies and Peach Coffee Cake. In addition to creating nutritious recipes that maximize every ingredient and use economical cooking methods, Ms. Brown gives tips on shopping; on creating pantry basics; on mastering certain staples—pizza dough, flour tortillas—and saucy extras that make everything taste better, like spice oil and tzatziki; and how to make fundamentally smart, healthful food choices. The idea for Good and Cheap is already proving itself. The author launched a Kickstarter campaign to self-publish and fund the buy one/give one model. Hundreds of thousands of viewers watched her video and donated $145,000, and national media are paying attention. Even high-profile chefs and food writers have taken note—like Mark Bittman, who retweeted the link to the campaign; Francis Lam, who called it “Terrific!”; and Michael Pollan, who cited it as a “cool kickstarter.” In the same way that TOMS turned inexpensive, stylish shoes into a larger do-good movement, Good and Cheap is poised to become a cookbook that every food lover with a conscience will embrace.

The Complete Coconut Cookbook

Author: Camilla V. Saulsbury
Publisher: Robert Rose
ISBN: 0778804887
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Cooking

With its compelling health benefits and unmistakable flavor, the humble coconut is more popular than ever. Coconut products contain natural saturated fats that are rapidly digested and help accelerate weight loss, kill viruses and bacteria, boost energy and athletic performance, and nourish skin and hair. Saulsbury has a collection of all-natural, high-energy, dependable recipes which are also free of gluten, grains, eggs, dairy and nuts.

Eat Fat Get Thin

Author: Mark Hyman
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781473631151
Release Date: 2016-02-25
Genre: Health & Fitness

A revolutionary new diet program based on the latest science showing the importance of fat in weight loss and overall health, from New York Times #1 bestselling author For decades we've been told that the fat we eat turns to fat in the body, contributing to weight gain, heart disease, diabetes, and generally poor health. And yet, even with all our low-fat products, we're fatter and sicker than ever before. What's going on? Could it be that the most feared food group is actually...the most helpful? As 'Pegan Plan' creator and author Dr Mark Hyman explains in Eat Fat Get Thin, a growing body of research is revealing the immense health and weight-loss benefits of a high-fat diet rich in eggs, nuts, oils, avocados, coconut oil, and other delicious superfoods. That's right - as it turns out, the key to losing weight, increasing overall energy, and achieving optimum wellness is eating more fat, not less. Dr Hyman debunks some of our most persistent fat-phobic myths and clearly explains the science behind fat's health benefits. In addition to learning why fat is good and which fats are best, you'll learn how to apply that knowledge to your day-to-day life. With easy-to-follow advice, simple and flavourful recipes, shopping lists, and more, Eat Fat Get Thin will help you lose weight and stay healthy for life.

The Food Lab Better Home Cooking Through Science

Author: J. Kenji López-Alt
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393249866
Release Date: 2015-09-21
Genre: Cooking

The New York Times bestselling winner of the 2016 James Beard Award for General Cooking and the IACP Cookbook of the Year Award. A grand tour of the science of cooking explored through popular American dishes, illustrated in full color. Ever wondered how to pan-fry a steak with a charred crust and an interior that's perfectly medium-rare from edge to edge when you cut into it? How to make homemade mac 'n' cheese that is as satisfyingly gooey and velvety-smooth as the blue box stuff, but far tastier? How to roast a succulent, moist turkey (forget about brining!)—and use a foolproof method that works every time? As Serious Eats's culinary nerd-in-residence, J. Kenji López-Alt has pondered all these questions and more. In The Food Lab, Kenji focuses on the science behind beloved American dishes, delving into the interactions between heat, energy, and molecules that create great food. Kenji shows that often, conventional methods don’t work that well, and home cooks can achieve far better results using new—but simple—techniques. In hundreds of easy-to-make recipes with over 1,000 full-color images, you will find out how to make foolproof Hollandaise sauce in just two minutes, how to transform one simple tomato sauce into a half dozen dishes, how to make the crispiest, creamiest potato casserole ever conceived, and much more.

Paleo Sweets and Treats

Author: Heather Connell
Publisher: Fair Winds Press
ISBN: 9781610589130
Release Date: 2013-09-01
Genre: Cooking

DIVThe Paleo diet has swept the nation as a huge nutritional and lifestyle trend that many have embraced./divDIV /divDIVBut what is the modern dessert lover to do when traditional baking ingredients such as flours, grains, dairy, and sugar are off the table? Never fear. You can have your cake and your Paleo lifestyle too! Written by Heather Connell, author of the popular blog, Multiply Delicious, Paleo Sweets and Treats shows you how to bake delicious treats using fresh, seasonal produce, natural sweeteners, and nutritionally dense, grain-free flours. You won’t miss out on anything with treats such as: Dark Chocolate Pot de Crème with Roasted Cherries, Sweet Potato Tarts, Orange Pomegranate Cupcakes, and Mango Coconut Sherbert./divDIV /divDIVThis paleo diet dessert cookbook gives you easy-to-make indulgent treats to let you stay the Paleo course. This collection of seasonally-focused recipes gives you Paleo-friendly options for any dessert craving./divDIV /div

Eat to Live

Author: Joel Fuhrman
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
ISBN: 0316735507
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

A weight-loss plan for patients whose lives depend on losing weight introduces the idea of nutrient density as a means of reducing food cravings and the consumption of high-calorie foods.

The Sirtfood Diet

Author: Aidan Goggins
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781501163784
Release Date: 2017-03-07
Genre: Health & Fitness

Discover the international diet sensation that will help you lose seven pounds in seven days while experiencing lasting energy and eating all the foods you love. Over the past few years, fasting has become a popular diet option. Studies show that fasting—whether through moderate calorie restriction every day or the more severe but less frequent intermittent fasting—can help people lose about thirteen to fourteen pounds in six months and reduce their risk of developing disease. When we fast, our body’s energy stores activate what is known as sirtuins, or the “skinny gene,” and many positive changes ensue. Fat storage is switched off, and our body stops its normal growth processes and goes into “survival” mode. Fat burning is stimulated and the genes involved in the repair and rejuvenation of our cells are turned on—which all results to weight loss and improved resistance to disease. But if not done correctly, fasting can lead to hunger, irritability, fatigue, and loss of muscle. Enter Sirtfoods: a newly discovered group of foods that is revolutionizing healthy eating. Ranging from chocolate and red wine to garlic and walnuts, sirtfoods are particularly rich in special nutrients that help us activate the same skinny genes in our bodies that fasting triggers. Nutritionists Aidan Goggins and Glen Matten have created The Sirtfood Diet to help you effectively lose weight and improve your resistance to disease, while still giving you incredible energy and glowing health.

On Food and Cooking

Author: Harold McGee
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416556370
Release Date: 2007-03-20
Genre: Cooking

Harold McGee's On Food and Cooking is a kitchen classic. Hailed by Time magazine as "a minor masterpiece" when it first appeared in 1984, On Food and Cooking is the bible to which food lovers and professional chefs worldwide turn for an understanding of where our foods come from, what exactly they're made of, and how cooking transforms them into something new and delicious. Now, for its twentieth anniversary, Harold McGee has prepared a new, fully revised and updated edition of On Food and Cooking. He has rewritten the text almost completely, expanded it by two-thirds, and commissioned more than 100 new illustrations. As compulsively readable and engaging as ever, the new On Food and Cooking provides countless eye-opening insights into food, its preparation, and its enjoyment. On Food and Cooking pioneered the translation of technical food science into cook-friendly kitchen science and helped give birth to the inventive culinary movement known as "molecular gastronomy." Though other books have now been written about kitchen science, On Food and Cooking remains unmatched in the accuracy, clarity, and thoroughness of its explanations, and the intriguing way in which it blends science with the historical evolution of foods and cooking techniques. Among the major themes addressed throughout this new edition are: Traditional and modern methods of food production and their influences on food quality The great diversity of methods by which people in different places and times have prepared the same ingredients Tips for selecting the best ingredients and preparing them successfully The particular substances that give foods their flavors and that give us pleasure Our evolving knowledge of the health benefits and risks of foods On Food and Cooking is an invaluable and monumental compendium of basic information about ingredients, cooking methods, and the pleasures of eating. It will delight and fascinate anyone who has ever cooked, savored, or wondered about food.

The Rugby Pantry

Author: Daisy Dagg
Publisher:
ISBN: 1927262356
Release Date: 2015-09-10
Genre: Cooking

After becoming firm "foodie friends" during the 2012 All Blacks end-of-year tour, Daisy Dagg and Amber Vito launched "The Rugby Pantry" Facebook page. It quickly evolved into a popular site, sharing recipes, tips and insights into what top rugby players eat. After posting and getting feeedback on many recipes, they created The Rugby Pantry cookbook. Daisy and Amber's philosophy is that home cooking doesn't have to be complicated or time-consuming, but meals should have great flavor and be made with plenty of love. Because they are busy wives, mothers, and businesswomen, they understand that most people have limited time to cook family meals. So their recipes are quick, easy, provide short-cuts and use everyday ingredients. Their husbands (Israel Dagg and Victor Vito), who have demanding jobs and equally commanding appetites, have sampled all the recipes and given them the thumbs up. They've included a few of their husband's favorites, some recipes passed down from their families and, of course, their own creations.

Sweet Hands

Author: Ramin Ganeshram
Publisher: Hippocrene Books
ISBN: 0781811252
Release Date: 2005-10-31
Genre: Cooking

SUPERANNO Chef-journalist Ramin Ganeshram introduces readers to the rich, eclectic cuisine of her father's homeland, Trinidad—where African, Indian, Chinese and British culinary influences come together in a unique blend. Updated with new recipes, a detailed travel section for visitors to Trinidad & Tobago, a foreword by New York Times columnist Molly O'Neill and stunning color photos, this collection of 175 recipes will appeal to any enthusiast of Caribbean cuisine and culture. Original.

Bouchon Bakery

Author: Thomas Keller
Publisher: Artisan Books
ISBN: 9781579657550
Release Date: 2016-10-25
Genre: Cooking

Winner, IACP Cookbook Award for Food Photography & Styling (2013) #1 New York Times Bestseller Baked goods that are marvels of ingenuity and simplicity from the famed Bouchon Bakery The tastes of childhood have always been a touchstone for Thomas Keller, and in this dazzling amalgam of American and French baked goods, you'll find recipes for the beloved TKOs and Oh Ohs (Keller's takes on Oreos and Hostess's Ho Hos) and all the French classics he fell in love with as a young chef apprenticing in Paris: the baguettes, the macarons, the mille-feuilles, the tartes aux fruits. Co-author Sebastien Rouxel, executive pastry chef for the Thomas Keller Restaurant Group, has spent years refining techniques through trial and error, and every page offers a new lesson: a trick that assures uniformity, a subtlety that makes for a professional finish, a flash of brilliance that heightens flavor and enhances texture. The deft twists, perfectly written recipes, and dazzling photographs make perfection inevitable.

The Coconut Miracle Cookbook

Author: Bruce Fife
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698182264
Release Date: 2014-10-07
Genre: Cooking

Bruce Fife, bestselling author of The Coconut Oil Miracle, presents a companion cookbook and a complete guide to reaping all the health and beauty benefits of cooking with coconut Healthy, rich, and delicious, coconut is nature’s miracle healer. The Coconut Miracle Cookbook explains the benefits of coconut, and shows readers how to incorporate this superfood into meals every day with more than 400 delicious recipes. Coconut has been shown to have countless health benefits, including: Weight loss Preventing heart disease, cancer, diabetes, arthritis, and many other degenerative diseases Strengthening the immune system Improving digestion Preventing premature aging of the skin Beautifying skin and hair Reap the health and beauty benefits of coconut oil, milk, water, and cream. Feel—and see—the amazing results.