Cook the best, most nutritious food for your family and save time and money with this mega-delicious guide to preparing meals you can fix-and-freeze now and enjoy any night of your crazy-busy week!Unlike the sodium-laced, preservative-filled meals you might find in your grocer’s freezer aisle, the recipes in this book feature wholesome ingredients full of flavors that harmoniously come to life the instant you reheat them—so your meals don’t just taste as good as theavors that harmoniously come to life the instant you reheat them—so your meals don’t just taste as good as the day you stored them away, but better!From comforting casserole and lasagna recipes made new again with fresh veggies and whole grains, to show-stopping breakfast baked goods and sweet treats, you’ll discover so many “must-make” recipes inside that you may need to consider a larger freezer!… read more
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If you want to learn how to create delicious, nutritious & healthy baby meals that are simple to cook, cost effective and somethin...g your baby will love, then you want to read this book. read more
"Whether you are an avid collector or wine novice, this book offers an extensive resource in an accessible format." --Charlie Trot...ter, Acclaimed Chef and Award-Winning Author "This book is an invitation to discover the bountiful wine regions, each different from one another, and is an homage to the beauty and uniqueness of the delicious wines they produced." --Georges Duboeuf, Les Vins Georges Duboeuf"The diversity of French wine is one of its attractions, but it can seem perplexing...until you pick up this marvelous guide. The route is well -marked, easy-to-follow, and the destinations are delicious." --Kermit Lynch, Wine Merchant and author, Adventures on the Wine Route..".Ed McCarthy and Mary Ewing-Mulligan lead us by the hand down the road of adventure to discover the wines of France that they know so well.... In their relaxed, wise, and mischievous way, they show us the joy and pleasure of drinking French wine." --Prince Alain de Polignac, Winemaker, Champagne PommeryYou no longer need to be confused or intimidated by French wine. Authored by certified wine educators and authors Ed McCarthy and Mary Ewing-Mulligan, French Wine For Dummies introduces you to the delicious world of fine French wine. Among other things, you'll discover how to:Translate wine labelsIdentify great wine bargainsDevelop your own wine tastesMatch French wines with foodsHere's everything you need to know to sip and savor the best--and the best-value--Bordeaux, Burgundy, Beaujolais, Alsace, and other delicious wines. This lighthearted and informative guide covers:The story of French wine and how it came to dominate the wine worldHow the French name and label their wines and whyFrance's most important wine regions--including a region-by-region survey of the best vineyards and their productsFrance's other wine regions, including Champagne, Alsace, the Loire Valley, and othersSo pour yourself a big glass of Beaujolais Nouveau, sit back, and enjoy the ride as Ed McCarthy and Mary Ewing-Mulligan take you on an intoxicating journey through the wonderful world of French wine. read more
In the past decade, home coffee roasting has gone from a small but growing trend to an increasingly mainstream audience. Still, fo...r many in the current generation of coffee lovers, roasting remains a mysterious process. In this completely revised, expanded edition of his classic Home Coffee Roasting, James Beard Award nominated Kenneth Davids reveals the secrets to simple, quality home roasting.Home Coffee Roasting provides insightful, easy-to-follow guidelines for every step in the process:- The new home roasters: how to evaluate and use them- A resource guide for green beans and home-roasting equipment- Best techniques for storing green beansTips on perfecting a roast- How to create your own blendWith David's charming blend of commentary on coffee, the history of roasting and connoisseurship, how-to instructions, copious illustrations, and an invaluable resource guide, this revised, expanded edition of Home Coffee Roasting is the one necessary book for every true coffee lover."Davids' clearly written instructions make home coffee roasting sound easy and should extend the process to a broad audience."--Booklist read more
Steaming tureens of savory aromatic broths conjure up memories of leaf-swept autumn days and cold winter nights. A time-honored pr...escription for a cold or the flu, soups have long soothed and nourished both body and spirit. After all, there's nothing more heartwarming and comforting on a chilly evening than a hot bowl of homemade soup. "Soup Classics from Custom Catering" is a road map back to the days of delicious, made-from-scratch soups. With more than fifty recipes, you're guaranteed to find the ideal soup for any occasion or event, big or small. Joan Gavagan combines wholesome ingredients and delectable spices to create timeless flavors sure to please even the most finicky eater. Her mouth-watering recipes include: Classic Minestrone Rocky and Barb's Italian Clam Chowder Rudy's Delight Frank's Cream of Peanut Italian Meatball And many more! This cookbook lovingly shows the simple joy of sharing home-made soup with friends and family. read more
Enjoy Healthier Meals That Are Easy To Grab On The Go, Just Waiting For You!If you are short on time when it comes to cooking, the...re is the temptation to reach out for what’s quick and easy regardless of whether it is healthy or not. More often than not, it isn’t. But now, you can say goodbye to fattening, over-processed takeout and unwholesome foods from your grocer's freezer aisle by creating nutritious recipes that can be prepared ahead of time.This cookbook has been written to teach you how to eat healthier and reduce stress with convenient and nutrient-rich foods for your family. The recipes are natural and flavorful and taste as good as the day you stored them. Even better! You will also be able to save time and money in spite of your busy schedule.The Healthy Make Ahead Cookbook offers• 100 Healthful And Wholesome Straightforward Recipes• Guidance For Stocking Your Freezer• Essential Supplies For The Make-Ahead Cook• Instructions And Helpful Tips For Freezing, Storing And Reheating Every Single Recipe.• And More… With this book in your hands, you will Enjoy Quick And Easy Nutritious Home-Cooked Meals Every Day!Be Warned Though, You’ll Need a Larger Freezer Afterwards! read more
Cooking ahead is not only easy and affordable, it's a great way to save time and eat well! Life is busy and sometimes it's a c...hallenge to get a healthy home-cooked meal on the table. Want to avoid the time pressure of cooking from scratch every day? Looking for fresh ways to save time in the kitchen and still turn out great-tasting meals? Michael Smith knows what you are up against and is here to help you keep time on your side in the kitchen.* Make Ahead Meals* is packed with over 100 time-saving recipes, including soups, stews, slow cooker favourites, casseroles, and more that take the stress out of cooking. You'll quickly discover it's easy to be a super-cook turning out wholesome meals in your own kitchen. You'll impress family and friends with make ahead dishes like Potato Bacon Cheddar Skillet, Beef Barley Kale Stew, Crockpot Chicken, Barley and Leeks, El Paso Shepherd's Pie, Chipotle Chicken Enchiladas, Fruit Muffins, and Orange Vanilla Pound Cake. Inside you'll find lots of recipes with plenty of ways to cook ahead, from prepping dishes so you can finish them in minutes when needed, to making full meals in advance and freezing them for later. Every recipe features ideas and tips on how to cook ahead to save time when you really need it, along with specific storage instructions. You don't need hours to make great-tasting, healthy meals. Prepping or cooking ahead is the best way to save time and reduce the pressure when you are short on time!From the Trade Paperback edition. read more
Enjoy Healthier Meals That Are Easy To Grab On The Go, Just Waiting For You!If you are short on time when it comes to cooking, the...re is the temptation to reach out for what’s quick and easy regardless of whether it is healthy or not. More often than... read more
Enjoy Healthier Meals That Are Easy To Grab On The Go, Just Waiting For You!If you are short on time when it comes to cooking, the...re is the temptation to reach out for what’s quick and easy regardless of whether it is healthy or not. More often than not, it isn’t. But now, you can say goodbye to fattening, over-processed takeout and unwholesome foods from your grocer's freezer aisle by creating nutritious recipes that can be prepared ahead of time.This cookbook has been written to teach you how to eat healthier and reduce stress with convenient and nutrient-rich foods for your family. The recipes are natural and flavorful and taste as good as the day you stored them. Even better! You will also be able to save time and money in spite of your busy schedule.The Healthy Make Ahead Cookbook offers• 100 Healthful And Wholesome Straightforward Recipes • Guidance For Stocking Your Freezer• Essential Supplies For The Make-Ahead Cook• Instructions And Helpful Tips For Freezing, Storing And Reheating Every Single Recipe. • And More… With this book in your hands, you will Enjoy Quick And Easy Nutritious Home-Cooked Meals Every Day!Be Warned Though, You’ll Need a Larger Freezer Afterwards! read more
Find 60+ easy freezer meals to have on hand when your new baby arrives. Whether its a first or second child, or even if you just l...ike to plan ahead, this is a time saver that you will be glad you put in place. These are simple recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, along with sides, snacks, and desserts.Having a new baby is overwhelming. As a new mom, taking dinner plans off your to-do list gives you one less thing to worry about. If this is not your first child, you have a new baby, older children who need your attention, and even less time to worry about a nice meal. Have recipes at your fingertips with this easy digital cookbook. Designed to be prepared in advanced, these recipes are also easy enough to cook between feeding babies and chasing toddlers. read more
At the pace we live life today, fast food sometimes takes the place of healthy home cooking. But by using your freezer, you can cr...eate and preserve a week’s worth of tasty dinners when you do have time. We offer you 23 make-ahead meal recipes for main courses and desserts that you can prepare in advance, freeze and pop in the oven or microwave when it’s time to eat. This book has breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert recipes that will save you time and money, both. In this book, you will find:- Time-saving recipes for freezer to oven- Tips and recipes for freezer to microwave meals- Sweet desserts that you can freeze and then microwave when you’re craving something chocolaty read more
Let's face it. There's a certain comfort in having dinner already done when you get home. Not to mention the amount of time and st...ress that it saves when you're able to plan out delicious and healthy meals in advance. You know that your family will eat well during the week, regardless of hectic schedules, and any prep or cleanup will be minimal. Enter Cooking Light's new special edition - Make-Ahead Meals.The recipes in this edition make the most of your time so none of your effort goes to waste. First up is a chapter of freezer-ready dishes with tips on how best to freeze, thaw, and reheat in time for dinner. Next, "Cook Once, Eat Three Times" makes clever use of leftovers to avoid a dinner rut. Fridge-to-table dinners follow, and then slow cooker favorites that can simmer during the day so you can serve them up as soon as you walk in the door. A chapter of finish-and-serve mains lets you assemble ahead and add final touches whenever you plan to serve.With 84 delicious recipes, including Traditional Beef Pot Roast with Carrots, Shredded Chicken Tortilla Soup, Thai-Style Vegetable Rice Noodles and so much more, Make Ahead Meals will become your one-stop go-to for effortless meals that will make it seem like you've worked on them all day. read more
It can be difficult to find the time to prepare delicious food on a tight schedule, but with a little planning it's easy to take t...he stress out of mealtimes! In Make-ahead Meals, the team at Good Food, the UK's best-selling cookery magazine, has collected mouth-watering recipes that you can prepare in advance - from freezer recipes for batch-cooked stews and pies, to dinner party meals that can simply be finished off at the last minute, leaving you to enjoy time with your guests. There are also ideas for handy lunchbox snacks that can be prepared at the weekend, as well as great suggestions for feeding large groups without any last-minute hassle.Every recipe in this cookbook has been triple-tested in the Good Food kitchen and is accompanied by a useful photograph, meaning that you can cook with complete confidence. With just a little advance planning and some Good Food know-how, you can enjoy great-tasting food without the bother! read more
130 classic recipes for busy cooksBusy? Hardly have time to eat, much less cook? This practical cookbook makes planning ahead easy..., with 130 recipes for freezer favorites, including casseroles, soups and stews, pasta, sides, and desserts-even party foods! The experts at Southern Living have selected their best make-ahead meals, then showcased each recipe with step-by-step directions, time information, and make-ahead tips, plus mouth-watering photographs that make you want to get started now. Fried Chicken Wings . . . Tex-Mex Meatballs . . . Breakfast Enchiladas . . . Jambalaya . . . these are real recipes for real food that you'll look forward to serving to friends and family. Take the pressure off busy weekdays and harried weekends and eat well anytime with Southern Living Make Ahead Meals read more
Want great tasting meals throughout the day? Don't have time to make them on a regular basis? This is where high quality make ahea...d freezer meal recipes come into action and hold great value.Jennifer Stevens points out some of the finest homemade make ahead freezer meal recipes in this cookbook.This is a make ahead freezer meal cookbook straight out of your dreams. read more
Simple, smart, stress-free cooking to have dinner ready when you areBetter Homes and Gardens Make-Ahead Meals is a must-have recip...e collection for anyone looking to get homemade dishes on the table with ease. Filled with over 150 recipes and 100 gorgeous photos, plus tips and tricks for quick food prep and complete meals, this book makes planning dinner a breeze.Make-ahead cooking isn’t about stocking the freezer with pre-made meals that don’t keep well. This book shows cooks how to plan and prep prior to serving, through techniques like freezing carefully to preserve freshness, creating refrigerator casseroles, or using a slow cooker in the morning for dinner that night. Make-ahead cooking also saves money. For time-strapped families, these strategies can be the difference between a home-cooked meal and spending money on packaged meals or ordering in. read more
FREEZER MAKE AHEAD MEALS are great help & handy when you do not want to spend part of each day preparing foods for family or simpl...y when you don't have time to cook, or just want to have variety in the freezer for those days when you don't want to cook! Cut down your cooking time, spend more time with your family or pursue personal interest, live & eat healthfully and enjoy fresh home-cooked meals every night with FREEZER MAKE AHEAD MEALS! This versatile collection of dishes includes simple recipes for main dishes, sides, appetizers, and desserts, which need only few & simple ingredients with a few steps of preparation that are perfect for busy families and/or busy lives. This Cookbook contain delicious, budget-friendly and FREEZER WORTHY RECIPES for whole family which Simply need to follow the freezing and reheating instructions for a healthy, homemade meal in minutes to save your time & money. Grab convenience & comforts with healthy, nutritious, fresh FREEZER MAKE AHEAD RECIPES. read more
We are often encumbered with various demanding schedules, engagements, managing our time and striking a balance between losing wei...ght, eating healthy and eating clean. Meal prep brings that needed balance and ensures that you are fit, in good health... read more
We are often encumbered with various demanding schedules, engagements, managing our time and striking a balance between losing wei...ght, eating healthy and eating clean. Meal prep brings that needed balance and ensures that you are fit, in good health and that you eat clean. Preparing your meals beforehand ensures a healthy eating habit and maintained daily productivity. In this book you will find 100 delicious, easy to cook and healthy meal prep recipes that will keep you lean, fit and healthy. read more
Preparing meals ahead of time can be a blessing. When it comes to slow cooker recipes, you will want to make sure you begin early ...for the purposes of quality. After all, it is 'slow' cooking.Make ahead freezer meal recipes are wonderful with slow cookers. Get them right and you will have a worthwhile meal.Miranda Lewis points out the finest recipes in this make ahead freezer meal cookbook. read more
The Paleo diet is a step back in the right direction, the modern diet is full of processed foods and fillers which are no good for... the Human body. The Paleo diet removes all the of bad stuff and sticks to the bare bones of what Humans really need to survive. With a new and improved diet the body can begin running at maximum efficiency with no negative effects. Make Ahead Paleo provides a basic introduction into the diet’s philosophy, basic plans and delicious recipes to get you ahead and on to a improved quality of life. The book covers topics such as:-Reasons to adopt the Paleo Diet-The History behind the diet-How the diet is beneficial-Plans to meet optimum health and dietary requirements-Healthy and tasty recipes that adhere to the Paleo concept read more
Would you like more time to relax at the end of a hard day? Never have to worry again about rushing home to cook the family meal? ...Have the opportunity to spend more quality time with your family? Plus make monetary savings?These statements would certainly bring a resounding yes from most and these are some of the benefits that you can achieve with the help of this book. Make ahead meals or once a month cooking as it is also known is the simplest way to ensure that you have more time and can also provide you with many other benefits besides.The chances are that you are already freezer cooking in a smaller way and whilst making meals ahead does require a certain amount of planning and organization the benefits will certainly be worth it. This type of cooking promotes efficiency and eliminates waste and the probably the best thing is that you can adapt your family’s favorite foods so that everyone is happy.Making meals ahead is not for everyone, so it's best to begin by exploring the idea in more depth and this book has been designed to cover the basics including:Get OrganizedThe Shopping ListPreparationRecipesAdvantages of Once a month CookingDisadvantages of Once a month CookingTake the challenge and you really will wonder why you have never embark on this before. Let's get cooking! read more
Ten easy to prepare and healthy meals for the home cook in a hurry. Former Masterchef winner and dietician Nadia Lim has hand-pick...ed 10 of her easiest, healthiest, tastiest meals to enjoy around the family table. This is a go-to collection of everday meals, all with Nadia's trademark nutritional analysis and famous big-flavour. read more
**#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFor the first time, trusted and beloved cookbook author Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa, answers t...he number one question she receives from cooks: Can I make it ahead?**If you’ve ever found yourself stuck in front of the stove at your own party, scrambling to get everything to the table at just the right moment, Ina is here to let you in on her secrets! Thanks to twenty years of running a specialty food store and fifteen years writing cookbooks, she has learned exactly which dishes you can prep, assemble, or cook ahead of time. Whether you’re hosting a party or simply making dinner on a hectic weeknight, Ina gives you lots of amazing recipes that taste just as good—or even better!—when they’re made in advance.In Make It Ahead, each recipe includes clear instructions for what you can do ahead of time, and how far in advance, so you can cook with confidence and eliminate last-minute surprises. Make a pitcher of Summer Rosé Sangria filled with red berries, let it chill overnight for the flavors to develop, and you have a delicious drink to offer your friends the minute they arrive. Simmer a pot of Wild Mushroom & Farro Soup, enjoy a bowl for lunch, and freeze the rest for a chilly evening. You can prep the kale, Brussels sprouts, and lemon vinaigrette for Winter Slaw ahead of time and simply toss them together before serving. Assemble French Chicken Pot Pies filled with artichokes and fresh tarragon a day in advance and then pop them in the oven half an hour before dinner. And for dessert, everyone needs the recipe for Ina’s Decadent (gluten-free!) Chocolate Cake topped with Make-Ahead Whipped Cream. Ina also includes recipes for the biggest cooking day of the year—Thanksgiving! Her Ultimate Make-Ahead Roast Turkey and Gravy with Onions & Sage may just change your life.With beautiful photographs and hundreds of invaluable make-ahead tips, this is your new go-to guide for preparing meals that are stress-free yet filled with those fabulously satisfying flavors that you have come to expect from the Barefoot Contessa.From the Hardcover edition. read more
A Better Way to Cook AheadFamilies are busier now more than ever, and nobody understands that better than busy mom and food blogge...r Alea Milham. With Prep-Ahead Meals from Scratch, she brings a unique batch cooking concept that will streamline weeknight family meals like never before. She shows you how to use simple prep-ahead techniques to stock your refrigerator with precooked ingredients that can be combined with fresh produce to easily create wholesome meals. Leave prepackaged foods and take-out behind as you learn the many easy ways to cook ahead from scratch to save time and money during the busy week.Alea breaks down the classics into convenient weeknight dinners using fewer ingredients and smarter techniques. Batch-cooked chicken and homemade spaghetti sauce are combined to create a hearty Chicken Parmesan Pasta Bake that comes together quickly. Batch-cooked beef strips and precooked peppers and onions are used to make Philly Cheesesteak Quesadillas. Batch-cooked meatballs are coated in a Mongolian Beef sauce and served over precooked rice for a delicious dinner in minutes.Learn multiple methods for batch cooking your favorite meats, beans and rice to use in simple-to-assemble recipes your whole family will enjoy. By prepping ahead, dinner was never so easy! read more
Work, school, assignments, schedules and responsibilities can be really demanding on a day to day basis - making you wish you had ...more hours in your day. Meal Prep, otherwise known as Meal Preparation helps you achieve living healthy, clean eating, rapid weight loss and more. In this book, you will learn how to meal prep, cut your cooking time appreciably, eat delicious meal prepped meals and lose weight rapidly. This book includes 120 meal prep recipes written with a simple, clear yet detailed approach - you will find -Breakfast lunch & dinner recipes -Rice & pasta recipes -Vegetable recipes -Chicken recipes -One pot recipes -Snacks nibbles & dessert recipes -Beverage recipes -Salad recipes -Cups mugs & muffin recipes -Soup recipes and moreEnjoy the limitless possibilities of meal prepping; stay healthy, eat clean and lose that weight. read more
In today's fast-paced world, the family dinner can easily get swallowed up by work, errands, and kids' activities. But sitting dow...n to a healthy home-cooked meal doesn't have to be a thing of the past. In Make Ahead Paleo, Tammy Credicott shows you how to eat well at home and on the run, without sacrificing flavor or good nutrition. Tammy offers up more than 100 flavorful recipes that are ready when you are, wherever you are, each one beautifully illustrated with a photo that will inspire you to start shopping and chopping: dishes such as Garlic Topped Flank Steak Roulade, Apricot Orange Pork Chops, Mushroom Meatballs, Apple Cider Chicken Thighs, Paleo English Muffins, Chocolate Chip Tahini Blondies with Toasted Coconut, and even Pumpkin Cardamom Pancakes. You'll be amazed at how easily, economically, and efficiently you can feed your family grain- and gluten-free meals using fresh, natural, whole-food ingredients.In Make Ahead Paleo, you'll find:Recipes and tips for whipping up freezable mealsInventory sheets to help you keep track of your frozen creationsDelicious timesaving recipes for your slow cookerA busy work-week menu with full grocery listRecipes to take on the roadOne-pan meals you can make in your hotel roomSweet indulgences that freeze and travel wellMake Ahead Paleo is the perfect guide for cooks who don't have all day to slave over a hot stove but still want their meals to taste as if they did. Wherever your hectic life takes you, make it nutritious, make it flavorful, and make it ahead! read more