Michael Symon's 5 in 5

Michael Symon's 5 in 5

5 Fresh Ingredients + 5 Minutes = 120 Fantastic Dinners

By Michael Symon; Jennifer May (Photographer); Douglas Trattner

Clarkson Potter Publishers, Paperback, 9780770434328, 224pp.

Publication Date: September 3, 2013

Description
Cohost of The Chew and Food Network Iron Chef Michael Symon shares 120 superfast easy recipes for busy cooks--perfect for weeknights.
With his boisterous laugh and Midwestern charm, Michael Symon has become one of the most beloved cooking personalities on television. For ABC's "The Chew," he developed a brilliant, simple formula to help home cooks pull together fresh, from-scratchmeals on weeknights: a maximum of five fresh ingredients that cook in five minutes. This cookbook ties into the segment, featuring dazzlingly quick, satisfying dinners that the whole family will love.
Michael first teaches readers how to set up their pantries with essentials that make whipping up dinner easy. Then he shares 120 recipes for pastas, skillet dinners, egg dishes, grilled mains, kebabs, foil packets, and sandwiches illustrated in 75 photographs. This is streamlined cooking for busy families and firmly solves the "what's for dinner?" conundrum for home cooks everywhere.


About the Author
Chef Michael Symon grew up in a Greek and Sicilian family. The Cleveland native creates boldly flavored, deeply satisfying dishes at his four restaurants in America's heartland: Lola, Lolita, Roast and B Spot. He also shares his exuberant, approachable cooking style and infectious laugh with viewers as an Iron Chef on the Food Network.Since being named a Best New Chef by Food & Wine magazine in 1998, Michael and his restaurants have been awarded nu