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Shira recommends cookbooks that offer festive holiday fare for vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free diners.
From classic cookies, cakes and candies to vegan and gluten-free options, these cookbooks will help you spice up your celebrations.… More
Find recipes from around the world, modern twists on traditional favorites and dishes to suit dietary needs at Hanukkah and year-round.
Want your holiday shindig to be the talk of the town? Jason recommends books to make you the Martha Stewart of your block.
The season of ugly sweaters, holiday parties, gingerbread house building competitions and cookie exchanges is upon us. We can always use a..
Want to host the perfect Thanksgiving meal? We have cookbooks to help you do it, whether you want to serve traditional or vegan fare… More
Apple, pumpkin, sweet potato, pecan? Yes, please!
No matter your taste, these books will feed your flavorful obsession with recipes that range from hearty and simple to delectably decadent.
When it comes to Polish food, there is nothing that beats home cooking. Natalie recommends Polish cookbooks to help get you started.
Featuring dishes from Patagonia to Puebla to Ponce and everywhere in between, these cookbooks are sure to inspire.
Get the scoop on cool recipes with these cookbooks just in time for National Ice Cream Day on Sunday.
A look at coffee's dark side
In honor of Taste of Chicago, check out these cookbooks from Chicago's local restaurants and chefs.
Americans eat about 6 billion hot dogs during the summer BBQ season. Devour these books on hot dogs, sausages and eating contests.
Make the most of summer fruits with this cookbook from the founder of Chicago's own Hoosier Mama Pie Company.
These cookbooks feature recipes for making the most of all that fresh local produce.
Get fired up for grilling season with these cookbooks.
Perhaps one of the best ways to celebrate the culture of another country is through its food. If you are looking for a book that will help… More
James Beard cookbook award winners
Find a range of authentic Mexican recipes to make your Cinco de Mayo celebration a success.
Let Taylor Street inspire you to check out some Italian cookbooks.
Now that the holidays are over and we're in the long stretch of frigid and snowy winter doldrums, I'm spending considerable time in the kitchen… More