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Does anyone have Cook's Ilustrated "The Best Light Recipe" Cookbook?

javaandjazz Oct 15, 2006 12:02 PM

Have been thinking about buying this cookbook and was wondering if it's worth it. Thanks, Richie

  1. pikawicca Oct 15, 2006 02:03 PM

    Yes, I do. I've been cooking from it so much lately it's sitting out on the counter. This is a well-thought out cookbook.

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    1. re: pikawicca
      jan Oct 15, 2006 02:10 PM

      I do. I took it out of the library for a trial run, as I have so many cookbooks that I never use.....now I try them out. It's fabulous. A well thought out cookbook says it perfectly

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      ptrefler Oct 15, 2006 03:12 PM

      Yes, as with most of the Cooks Illustrated books it' quite good and very practical Also not a small thing, the recipes work

      1. Becca Porter Oct 15, 2006 05:09 PM

        Yes, it is great. The only light cookbook I would use. I especially love the reduced fruit juice dressings. Very smart.

        1. javaandjazz Oct 15, 2006 11:49 PM

          Thank you all for being helpful! Richie

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