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Nov 12, 2011 10:05 AM

Need Cookbook help

For Christmas I want to get someone a cookbook. I have a few parameters though. The person has been working out more and eating healthier, so the recipes need to be for the most part healthier.

She does not like to cook all that much so each recipe needs to be simple to make, and not a bunch of ingredients or complicated techniques.

Thanks in advance.

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  1. The Bon Appetit Fast Easy Fresh Cookbook would probably work. I really like mine.

    1. Would you consider a subscription to "Eating Well" or "Cooking Light" instead?

      1. Mark Bittman's newest book, The Food Matters Cookbook.

        1. Mark Bittman's The Food Matters Cookbook:

          Although I'll add the disclaimer that I haven't used the book, just recipes from it that have been published here and there. If you google it, you'll find a lot of recipes from the book to check out, like these:

          1. I suggest Rozanne Gold's Radically Simple first and Mark Bittmans second. I have cooked from both.