Today's newlyweds are contemporary and anything but traditional. Couples are more independent and their tastes are savvy because they grew up with The Food Network and frequent trendy restaurants, but their busy schedules mean they're often strapped for time and not always proficient in the kitchen. With this collection of no-fail recipes for easy and delicious meals from two experienced family cooks here is all the help needed to start cooking together. Bold flavors peppered with international influences, decadent comfort foods, and plenty of meatless options are fresh, budget friendly and easy to make. Prepare main dishes quickly after work or enjoy a leisurely romantic dinner for two. Indulge in a rich dessert or scrumptious appetizer that steals the show when your in-laws visit for the holidays. Specific recipes targeted to the most popular small appliances on today's bridal registries are also included to make the most of all those popular gifts. The authors also include tips for organizing your kitchen, marketing know-how, and stocking the perfect pantry—all gleaned from their years of experience. The ultimate gift for newly married or engaged couples, The Newlywed Cookbook features a modern design, full-color photography, and over 70 recipes for every occasion. So now you can create easy and delicious meals that are as new and exciting as the first year of marriage.
This cookbook is an indispensable reference for modern couples looking to spend quality time together in the kitchen. Inside are more than 130 recipes for both classic and contemporary cooking that are perfect for day-to-day deux and special occasions with family and friends. More than a collection of recipes, The Newlywed Cookbook is also a guide to domestic bliss. Author Sarah Copeland, a newlywed herself, knows that sourcing, cooking as well as sharing food together at the table makes for a happy couple! This beautiful and sophisticated contemporary cookbook is the new go-to for brides and grooms.
Here is the perfect gift for the happy couple—the first and only cookbook they will ever need. Best-selling authors Sara Corpening Whiteford and Mary Corpening Barber start the bride and groom off right with essential information on the equipment they'll need to begin cooking in their new home, as well as invaluable tips on getting the pantry stocked. Then they offer 125 recipes—those special dishes to turn to again and again. Ready to entertain the new in-laws? A weekend brunch featuring Sausage and Cheddar Cheese Strata comes together in a snap and is certain to impress. If something a little more romantic is in order, Brie and Champagne Fondue for Two shared in front of a roaring fire is as cozy as it gets. Everyday favorites like Classic Lasagna, Grilled Chicken with Roasted Red Pepper Salsa, and the impossible-to-resist Silken Chocolate Tart will have even inexperienced cooks looking like pros in the kitchen. Whether cooking on the fly with Dinners in a Dash-a meal on the table in 30 minutes or less: perfect for the working couple!—or hosting that first-ever holiday dinner, this is the cookbook newlyweds need to chop, peel, saut, and roast in harmony in the kitchen. Complete with beautiful photographs and menu ideas for special occasions (including the first anniversary), the Bride & Groom First and Forever Cookbook will have the happy couple-and their family and friends—eating well from this day forward.
This happily-ever-after cookbook for two contains 130 recipes to celebrate a new marriage. Whether it's experimenting in the kitchen or perfecting the classics, newlyweds can create cherished traditions around the table. Filled with recipes perfect for spending leisurely days cooking with your loved one, entertaining ideas for family and friends, and plenty of options for quick and satisfying weeknight dinners, this book is a sweet and practical resource for modern couples. Author Caroline Chambers shares stories from her first years of marriage and tips on weekly meal planning, pantry staples, and handy kitchen tools, everything needed to build a new kitchen together. This heartfelt collection of recipes and advice fosters everyday romance and inspires traditions, making this a joyfully welcome wedding or engagement present for the happy couple.
The ultimate gift for newly married or engaged couples, Two in the Kitchen features a modern design, sprightly illustrations, lush photography, and 150 recipes for every occasion—from breakfast and brunch to cocktail hour to weeknight dinners for two to dinner parties to holidays. “We both grew up in households in which family mealtime was sacred, and the rituals surrounding eating and drinking have continued to define and unite us. Cooking together is a way of reveling in each other and in our union. We hope that you will find the same bliss in the kitchen that we do.” — Christie & Jordan With an elegant design, colorful illustrations, gorgeous photography, and a charismatic young couple, Jordan Mackay and Christie Dufault, writing friendly and helpful text, this title looks and feels like a gift and is filled with classic recipes and resonant information for modern newlyweds. Jordan and Christie draw on their experience—he’s a wine and spirits writer and she’s a sommelier and instructor at the CIA in Greystone—to add contemporary topics to the mix, such as a focus on drinks, how to set up a home bar, how to cook happily with your spouse and entertain family and friends. Additionally, five other couples from spanning the country share their secrets and tips for achieving kitchen bliss. Besides a diverse array of 150 recipes for every occasion and taste, each chapter opens with a handful of prose recipes offering inspirational ideas for quick dishes—from smoothies and scrambles to crostini and sparkling drinks—speaking to novice cooks looking for fresh and easy recipes. Practical advice like how to sharpen knives, take care of cutting boards, and store food in the freezer, and fun ideas like creating a music playlist for a dinner party are presented in short, easy-to-read sidebars throughout the front of the book. From dozens of recipes for every occasion to advice and entertaining know-how from couples who cook, this book will lead the way to happiness in the kitchen. Real couples Six couples from across America share their tricks, first-hand experience, and knowledge gained cooking together. Kitchen advice Includes practical information, from kitchen planning and equipment to stocking the pantry and buying wineglasses. Go-to recipes From breakfast and brunch to cocktail hour and weeknight dinners, a collection of recipes ideal for newlyweds.
Author: Gayle Pirie
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2006-03-14
A culinary guide for newlyweds shares 150 modern classic recipes that provide for a range of meals and occasions, in a complexity-rated reference that covers such topics as stocking a pantry and purchasing cookware while outlining how to prepare such options as Vanilla-Pear Muffins and Roasted Crab with Garlic and Fennel. 50,000 first printing.
According to marriage counselors, cooking together is one of the biggest complaints newlyweds bring to the table; with more than 80 recipes, this accessible book makes the kitchen a happy place for couples. From the editor of Seattle Bride and one of the Northwest's up-and-coming chefs and food writers comes a cookbook for newlyweds aimed at helping couples forge good cooking habits that will last a lifetime. Offering more than 80 recipes that gradually increase in complexity, The Newlywed Kitchen serves as the building blocks for beginner cooks as well as a guide on how to happily and peacefully cook a meal together. The book is cleverly divided into categories such as 'Carry Me Over the Threshold Starters and Snacks,' 'Who Gets the Remote Control: Comforting Pastas for Lazy Nights In,' and 'Happily Ever After Desserts and Sweets' with plenty of mouth-watering pictures. Also includes stories from happily married foodies to inspire and guide newlyweds to a lifetime of delicious meals together.
Now anyone can bake rich, wonderful, and comforting desserts and get out of the kitchen in lightning-fast speed. Quick and convenient dump cakes are perfect for families with children who always want to help, for home cooks on the go and for anyone who just wants to keep their cooking simple. It's the answer to the constant barrage of "bring a dish" events and the balm that calms dessert cravings. Inside you'll find a wide array of cakes and desserts that require minimal utensils to prepare. For nearly all of the recipes, simply open readily available cans or a package of cake mix and layer in the pan. Never again will you have to struggle with complex steps or deal with lots of dirty dishes. Simple, filling, and comforting, these cakes are timeless, reminiscent of grandma's house or that scout troop cookout. Discover decadent Pumpkin Bourbon Nut Cake perfect for fall picnics, classic favorites like Upside Down Pineapple Cake, or Easy Peasy Peach Cake for those nights you have a sweet tooth but not much energy. Other recipes feature new, innovative flavor combinations, from decadent chocolate and salted caramels, to fresh tasting fruits: the array of flavors is nearly endless. Delicious Dump Cakes is your ticket to a fast dessert whenever you crave it!
Think of a slow cooker, and most people think of a simmering soup or stew—the everyday fare of meal time. Now, with more than 50 mouthwatering recipes, color photographs, and endless tips, Slow Cooker Desserts will show you how to make the very best cheesecakes, cakes, puddings, fondues, and more by harnessing the even heat and moist environment of the slow cooker. Say goodbye to constantly checking the oven to make sure your special cake doesn't overbake—the slow cooker does all the work for you at a stress-free pace. Inside you'll find recipes for all your favorite decadent desserts like German Chocolate Cheesecake, zippy Cappuccino Bread Pudding, sweet and tangy Peach and Mango Cobbler, and even Crispy Peanut Butter Candy—all designed to bake in your slow cooker. Slow Cooker Desserts captures the best of desserts, those special treats that transform meals into extraordinary celebrations, and bakes them to perfection, slowly but sweetly.
Imagine giving the special bride you know a gorgeous keepsake book. One that includes timeless wisdom for the heart of your home--the kitchen--with space for you and others to insert recipes, prayers, Scripture, and memories. Our Newlywed Kitchen offers Christians a unique wedding gift for brides. It includes practical how-to information for wedding registry, kitchen organization, meal preparations, party planning, grocery shopping, and more. This gift will be immediately treasured by a new bride, who will refer to it for years.
Create a one-of-a-kind collection of your family's favorite recipes in one place and have an unforgettable keepsake to pass on too! Our blank cookbook, My Favorite Recipes, keeps all of your hand-picked winners organized and in one handy place. Wouldn't this make a thoughtful gift for daughters, granddaughters or newlyweds? Jot them down in the 6 chapters we've included (everything from breakfasts to desserts!) or create your own chapter...there are 3 blank ones to name yourself! Dozens of tips add a touch of Gooseberry charm. Lays flat thanks to the comb-binding so it's easy to use.
With 100 recipes and useful domestic tips, this book is the ultimate one-stop guide for the modern couple who likes to cook with and for each other and friends, from the leading authority on all-things home and cooking-Martha Stewart. Settling into life together is the most blissful part of a couple's post-wedding months, and nothing sets the tone of home better than cooking and eating together. The experts at Martha Stewart Living,with help from the editors at Martha Stewart Weddings,have created the ultimate handbook for the modern couple, covering everything they want to know. It teaches how to set up a kitchen, with excellent advice on choosing cookware, tableware, barware, and more; shares 100 excellent, easy recipes for both quick weeknight cooking and entertaining; and gives tips for successfully planning parties big and small. With 125 colour photographs, Martha Stewart's Newlywed Kitchenis the perfect engagement or wedding gift to give to any friend or relative.
Rekindle the Romance at Home! Sweethearts, spouses, and parents Ashley and Gabe Rodriguez found themselves deep into marriage and child-rearing when they realized they were spending most of their evenings staring at their computers. Determined not to let their relationship deteriorate into that of "roommates with children," they institute a weekly date night: they sauté, roast, mix and dice and spend time reconnecting over simple but thoughtful dishes like Crostini with Ricotta, Prosciutto, and Peas, Tomato and Fennel Gazpacho with Dungeness Crab, Fennel-Crusted Lamb Chops, and Dulce de Leche and Nectarine Creamsicles (sometimes even with an expertly chilled cocktail). Just carving out time to talk, cook, and eat together became the marriage-booster they needed, and now with Date Night In she invites you to make date night an integral part of your week and shows you how to woo your partner all over again with food, drink, and conversation. Packed with tantalizing and delicious recipes, Date Night In is a must-have cookbook for any couple who wants to spice things up with special seasonal meals at home with a table for two.
Date nights should be magical occasions filled with fun, flirting, and, most importantly, food! Whether you’re nervously planning a first date, enjoying a lazy night in, enjoying some much-needed quiet time while the kids are at camp, or marking a special anniversary, The Date Night Cookbook is the perfect creative and memorable foodie accompaniment to your romantic plans. Rebecca Warbis’s simple, cozy, and elegant approach to staying in will provide you with themes for setting up your next romantic endeavor. Her creative ideas and stunning photos for Indoor Tent Night, Dining in Paris, and Dusk Beach Date will inspire you to light some candles, turn on the music, and relax with your significant other. The best part? The concepts shared in The Date Night Cookbook are not limited to evening or late-night dates. Plans for breakfast in bed, picnic lunches, and afternoon tea are also included, inviting couples with opposite or busy schedules to arrange the perfect rendezvous for the one they love. Recipes in this collection can all be prepared in less than an hour and include: Couple’s Kebabs Sweethearts’ Caramel Pears Tipsy Orange Salad Blueberry Muffin Infatuation Under-the-Covers Pancakes and more.