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DESSERT Cookbook of the Month July/August -- VOTING First Round

So here are the cookbooks suggested in the general discussion over the past month or so.

TARTINE, Prueitt/Robertson

THE PERFECT SCOOP, Lebovitz

THE PERFECT SCOOP plus WEBSITE, Lebovitz

ROOM FOR DESSERT, Lebovitz

RIPE FOR DESSERT, Lebovitz

CHEZ PANISSE DESSERTS, Shere

BUTTER, SUGAR, FLOUR and EGGS, Gand

DESSERTS BY THE YARD, S. Yard

SIMPLY SENSATIONAL DESSERTS, Payard

THE SWEET SPOT, P. Ong

As always, please only vote for ONE book. Next Tuesday (July 8th?) I'll tally and post the run-off thread. I'd do it earlier, but will be out of town until early next week.

ALSO AS ALWAYS, PLEASE PUT YOUR CHOICE OF BOOK IN CAPS!!!!

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  1. DESSERTS BY THE YARD, hands down

    1. THE PERFECT SCOOP, Lebovitz

      Thank you,

      ~TDQ

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      1. re: The Dairy Queen

        I AMEND my vote to be THE PERFECT SCOOP plus WEBSITE, Lebovitz combo.

        ~TDQ

        1. THE PERFECT SCOOP, Lebovitz

          I have been looking for an excuse to get this book and an ice cream maker =)
          Thanks!

          Arika
          http://rawforamonth.blogspot.com

          1. What about the book from Pichet (sp?) Ong? I think that was suggested, but if not, that is fine.

            and is the Lebovitz Perfect Scoop, only that book or the website too which has been discussed.

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            1. re: jsaimd

              You are totally correct! I have it on my list and forgot to type it in. I'll write to the monitors and ask if they can add it. SORRY again!

              I'LL ENTER IT HERE AS WELL SO THAT FOLKS MIGHT SEE IT.

              THE SWEET SPOT by P. Ong is an acceptable choice even tho it's not on my list.

              Regarding the Lebovitz web site: somebody did post about "being in favor" of that along with The Perfect Scoop, but I didn't notice it. Hard to pick stuff out when it's in the middle of lots of posts and not in caps.

              HEY YOUSE GUYS! You can vote for LEBOVITZ' WEB SITE along with PERFECT SCOOP as a duel choice.

                1. re: oakjoan

                  I vote for PERFECT SCOOP plus WEBSITE