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The New Comfort Food: Home Cooking from Around the World

By James Oseland

Chronicle Books, Hardcover, 9780811878012, 256pp.

Publication Date: April 20, 2011

Description

From the pages of Saveur magazine, one of the world's premier food publications, comes a celebration of the enormous range of regional American and international dishes that have shaped the classic comfort foods of today. A steaming bowl of udon noodles, a bubbling serving of macaroni and cheese, a hearty helping of huevos rancheros, a perfectly browned grilled cheese sandwichthese are just some of the 100 mouthwatering recipes in this extraordinary volume that highlights the pleasures of comfort food in all its diversity. Brimming with more than 200 stunning photographs and memorable sidebars that present the people, ingredients, and techniques involved in the recipes, Saveur The New Comfort Food is an unforgettable journey behind the scenes of our favorite heartwarming dishes.



About the Author
James Oseland is the Editor-in-Chief of SAVEUR. Under his stewardship, the magazine has received more than 25 awards, including five James Beard Awards and an award for best single-topic issue from the American Society of Magazine Editors. He is the author of "SAVEUR The New Comfort Food: Home Cooking from Around the World" and the James Beard Award-winning cookbook "Cradle of Flavor: Home Cooking from the Spice Islands of Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore", which was named one of the best books of 2006 by "Time Asia, the New York Times, Good Morning America", and others. Oseland is also a judge on the Bravo television show "Top Chef Masters". He lives in New York City.