Girl in the Kitchen: How a Top Chef Cooks, Thinks, Shops, Eats & Drinks

Girl in the Kitchen: How a Top Chef Cooks, Thinks, Shops, Eats & Drinks

Stephanie Izard knows how to inspire, captivate, and cook up a storm. Fan favorite and the first and only woman to win on TV's Top Chef, she's also the chef and owner of the acclaimed Girl & the Goat restaurant in Chicago. The Girl in the Kitchen collects more than 100 of Izard's best recipes, from innovative appetizers like Asian-Spiced English Peas to luscious desserts like Quince and Fig Cobbler with Vanilla Mascarpone. Beautifully photographed and bursting with flavor, personality, and insights into the top chef's process including where she finds her cooking muses, how she shops for food, and which beers and wines she chooses to accompany her meals this book represents the culmination of a craft and provides inspiration that reaches far beyond the kitchen walls.

Title:Girl in the Kitchen: How a Top Chef Cooks, Thinks, Shops, Eats & Drinks
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780811874472
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    Girl in the Kitchen: How a Top Chef Cooks, Thinks, Shops, Eats & Drinks Reviews

  • Petra-X

    Bait and switch. I thought this was going to be what the title said. It isn't, it's a recipe book with an extremely minimal amount of text that mostly relates to the recipes. I have no idea how a "top...

  • Wysteria

    This review is from: Girl in the Kitchen (Kindle Edition)Much as I liked Chef Stephanie Izard on Top Chef, and fully believed she should be the winner, I didn't really expect this book to necessarily ...

  • Ilene

    Having been a Top Chef fan since the first season I am always on the lookout for cookbooks written by the former contestants, especially the winners. Stephanie Izard was the Season four winner. Readin...

  • Pilar Saslow

    I have been following this chef in the Food NW and IG. She so talented, creative and produces beautiful looking dishes. This book was a dissappointment. I didnt like the layout of the recipes and the ...

  • Debbie

    From Girl and the Goat and Top Chef winner, Stephanie Izard, this cookbook has some very different (as in not to my taste) recipes, but then I thought why not try them. OK, I haven't tried them yet, b...

  • Katherine

    I liked this cookbook - lots of pictures, drink pairings to the recipes, and an "Ingredient Spotlight" where she goes into detail and gives tips about a specific item used in a recipe. I also liked th...

  • L s

    Easily one of the best cookbooks I have ever read, and I have looked at my fair share. The recipes are creative and delicious. But the best part might not be the recipes, but the really awesome random...

  • Lauren

    This wasn't the type of book I was expecting. I thought it would be more of a memoir about opening her restaurants or being on top chef. It was pretty much just a cook book filled with recipes I would...

  • Bevin Kutluoglu

    I love this book. The pictures are gorgeous & the writing is clear. If you can get past the misspelt word in the introduction (which I did), you'll be immersed in Stephanie Izard's wonderful world. I ...

  • Carma Spence

    What do you get when you cross a coffee table book with a cookbook for home cooks? You get Girl in the Kitchen: How a Top Chef Cooks, Thinks, Shops, Eats, and Drinks by Stephanie Izard and Heather Sho...