The Surreal Gourmet EnterTains (Paperback)

High-Fun, Low-Stress Dinner Parties for 6 to 12 People

By Bob Blumer

Chronicle Books, 9780811808040, 120pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 1995

List Price: 16.95*
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Martha Stewart run for cover! The Surreal Gourmet is back with hundreds of unique ideas for throwing a worry-free dinner party. Bob Blumer—master of creative entertaining—takes angst-ridden hosts through the planning step by step. Here are over 25 recipes that can be quickly and easily prepared by even the most inexperienced cook, each accompanied by suggestions for wine and music to dine (and cook) by. There's also an "advanced adventure club," featuring high-concept dinners like salmon cooked in the dishwasher (it works!). Filled with witty, full-color artwork, The Surreal Gourmet Entertains is sure to bring dinner companions together with fantastic food, a vibrant atmosphere, and lots of fun.

About the Author

Bob Blumer is the creator and host of the Food Network show Surreal Gourmet. He lives in the Hollywood Hills where his other car is a Toastermobile. You can visit Bob's Web Site to catch the latest in surreal cuisine.