Super simple 5-ingredient recipes to get beginners cooking with confidence
The best way to learn how to cook is to actually start cooking! This hands-on choice in cookbooks for beginners teaches you how to navigate your kitchen and practice basic skills as you fix up tasty meals. The simple recipes in this beginner cookbook only require five main ingredients and include step-by-step guidance for kitchen techniques from cutting up broccoli to roasting a whole chicken.
Discover features you won't find in other cookbooks for beginners:
- 120 homestyle recipes use just a few affordable, accessible ingredients, making this easy cookbook perfect for hassle-free cooking.
- Essential skill lessons range from safety practices to storage rules and explain the differences between key terms like braising and caramelizing.
- Kitchen setup tips outline the best appliances and staple pantry products for you to keep on hand.
Even if you've never cooked before, this standout in cookbooks for beginners sets you up for success!
LISA GRANT is the creator of the cooking blog Jersey Girl Cooks (www. jerseygirlcooks.com). While she loves to travel, her kitchen is her favorite place in the world. When she’s not in the kitchen, she can be found exploring cities with her college-age daughter or watching her teenage son’s soccer games with her husband. She lives in southern New Jersey.
"This is a total must-have book that will help anyone, regardless of cooking experience level, to quickly and easily create fresh, delicious food. Lisa provides information for all the basic tools and skills you will need, along with great recipes and practical tips and tricks to make your time in the kitchen enjoyable and fun. With this book, you will become a master home cook in no time!"—Kristin King, Dizzy, Busy, and Hungry(www.dizzybusyandhungry.com)
"Super Easy Cookbook for Beginners
is the book every novice home cook needs in their life to set themselves up for success (easily). The robust selection of recipes will allow those who may THINK they can't cook to dazzle their family and friends with their creations. Sometimes simple is smart as well as delicious! Lisa Grant knows her way around the kitchen and in this book she shares everything from how to efficiently set up a kitchen to the fundamentals of cooking everyone needs to know. Paired with recipes for every occasion, it's a winner!"—Colleen Kennedy, Souffle Bombay (soufflebombay.com)
"From the first time I tried one of Lisa's recipes from her blog, Jersey Girl Cooks, I knew she was a gifted, dedicated cook. Her talent shines through the recipes in this cookbook, simple, but full of flavor and love. Lisa packs in a wealth of invaluable information for the home cook and makes it easy for families to spend delicious moments around the family table."—Isabel Laessig, Family Foodie and Founder of the Sunday Supper Movement (sundaysuppermovement.com)