Toast (Paperback)

60 Ways to Butter Your Bread and Then Some

By Deborah Jones (Photographs by), Jesse Ziff Cool

Chronicle Books, 9780811835558, 96pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2002

List Price: 16.95*
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Toast, you say? Well, how about Toast with Wild Mushrooms, Truffle Oil, and Marsala? Or Crockpot Lamb Shanks with Toasted Cornbread? Or Toasted Lemon Pound Cake with Pears in Port? In this fun and tempting cookbook, more than 60 easy recipes take toasted bread and turn it into a base for delicious appetizers, snacks, sandwiches, main courses, and desserts. Toast is a clever way for cooks to expand their repertoire for tasty meals whatever the time of day. Any way you slice it, toast is one of the most versatile innovations ever to have popped up in the kitchen.

About the Author

Jesse Z. Cool is the owner of the venerable Flea Street Caf, where mouthwatering organic cuisine has flourished for 20 years, the jZcool Eatery & Catering, and the Cool Caf, all situated near Stanford University and her home in Palo Alto, California.

Deborah Jones has won an International Association of Culinary Professionals award for her photography. Her images appear in many cookbooks, including Michael Chiarello's Casual Cooking (0-8118-3383-6), A Perfect Glass of Wine (0-8118-1295-2), and the Vege