Every recipe from the hit TV show brought to life in one colorful volume.
Cook along with the TV show! Celebrate over a decade of recipes, road trips, and equipment and ingredient reviews, including all-new recipes from Season 11. This is not your average best-of-American-home-cooking book. With an emphasis on regional and heirloom fare, this eclectic collection offers foolproof methods for making more than 400 recipes from all over Americafrom small towns to big cities, coast to coast, and everywhere in between. You'll get American classics like Glazed Meatloaf, Roast Beef, Whipped Potatoes, and Mile-High Lemon Meringue Pie, plus little-known local gems like Baltimore Pit Beef, Tennessee Pulled Turkey Sandwiches, New Jersey Crumb Buns, and Oregon Blackberry Pie.
In addition to all the great recipes, home cooks get a glimpse into the origins and inspiration behind many of the dishes. A comprehensive shopping guide lists not only the ingredients and equipment winners featured on the TV show but also dozens of other products given the coveted America's Test Kitchen seal of approval.
About the Author
America’s Test Kitchen is well-known for its top-rated television shows with more than 4 million weekly public television viewers, bestselling cookbooks, magazines, websites, and cooking school. The highly reputable and recognizable brands of America’s Test Kitchen, Cook’s Illustrated, and Cook’s Country are the work of over 60 passionate chefs based in Boston, Massachusetts, who put ingredients, cookware, equipment, and recipes through objective, rigorous testing to identify the very best. Discover, learn, and expand your cooking repertoire with Julia Collin Davison, Bridget Lancaster, Jack Bishop, Dan Souza, Lisa McManus, Tucker Shaw, Bryan Roof, and our fabulous team of test cooks!
Table of Contents
Welcome to Cook's Country viii
Chapter 1 As Good as Grandma's 1
Chapter 2 Fork-in-the-Road Favorites 51
Chapter 3 Steakhouse Specials 131
Chapter 4 Our Sunday Best 177
Chapter 5 Tex-Mex Favorites 255
Chapter 6 Everybody Loves Italian 295
Chapter 7 The State of Grilling 341
Chapter 8 Rise-and-Shine Breakfast and Breads 461
Chapter 9 Great American Cakes and Cookies 521
Chapter 10 Old-Fashioned Fruit Desserts and Puddings 585
Chapter 11 Save Room for Pie 609
Shopping for Equipment 648
Stocking Your Pantry 678
Episode Directory 703
Conversions and Equivalents 712