The Complete Cooking for Two Cookbook
America’s Test Kitchen is giving couples an authoritative resource to make delicious meals that are perfect for two. The Complete Cooking for Two Cookbook features recipes that even celebrity chefs would use if they are cooking only for their spouse. It’s a colorful journey into the world of scaled-down recipes so couples can also enjoy the meals that a family of 4 or 6 would.
The Complete Cooking for Two Cookbook is a 440-page literature that features ATK’s scaled-down full-meal versions for two. It comes with 650 recipes that couples would love to cook themselves. There are colorful images that tend to stimulate the appetite long before you get to the kitchen. It is this combination of visual cues and evocative language used in the text that can help kickstart the feeling of getting hungry.
There’s a 25-page section in the book that is perfect for newlyweds or those who may not have the necessary kitchen skills. This section talks about the fundamentals of cooking for two. It includes strategies for smarter shopping so one can minimize if not eliminate wastes. There are also smart storage tips and tricks that are vital to keeping the freshness and goodness of food ingredients. The section also comes with smart picks on what kitchen equipment is most useful for a two-person household.
Couples who are always on the go will also find 150 recipes that the America’s Test Kitchen has curated for such a purpose. These recipes are very easy to prepare and very quick to cook. It’s perfect for couples who may only have 30 minutes or so to prepare a Michelin Star-worthy dish.
There are also healthier options for couples who are on a mission to lead a healthier lifestyle. There are 100 of these so-called healthy recipes. The book also comes with chapters on slow cooking, baking, and grilling only for two. Of course, there are also the classic recipes that have been scaled down to fit a table-for-two setup. From Fudgy Brownies to Lasagnas to Classic Beef Stew, readers will learn how to make sumptuous meals for two.
The Complete Cooking for Two Cookbook eliminates the guesswork inherent in scaling down full-sized recipes into a delicious meal for a couple. From the cooking times to the nutrient value of the meal on the table, this book provides the foundation for a more meaningful dining experience for two.