Posts tagged "cookbooks"

Proof That Vanilla Is Anything But Boring

I go hogwild for anything vanilla. It's my favorite flavor, and I will eagerly eat anything that includes the word "vanilla" in the title, even if it's, like, a vanilla tuna casserole (yum!). So I'll definitely be clearing a space on my kitchen shelf for Pure Vanilla, a whole cookbook dedicated solely to delicious vanilla recipes. Vanilla…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 7, 2013

Morning Quickies: Gwyneth Didn’t Ghostwrite, Dammit!

Gwyneth Paltrow is pissed that The New York Times published a piece by Julia Turshen, who claims to be her ghostwriter for her 2011 cookbook, My Father's Daughter. "Love The New York Times dining section but this week's facts need checking. No ghostwriter on my cookbook," she tweeted this weekend. "I wrote every…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 19, 2012

A “True Blood” Cookbook?

I know what you're thinking when you watch "True Blood." As you watch Eric and Sookie doing it over and over again in the forest, as you witness the bloody gore that occurs after a vampire is staked, as you see that raccoon decomposing in the credits—you're thinking, Man, I wish there was a…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 19, 2011

“Paletas” Is Spanish For Heaven On A Stick

On a recent boiling hot summer day, we were on a stroll, dripping with sweat from head to ass to toe, craving something cool and refreshing. An answer to our prayers came in the form of a woman selling what she called paletas (also known as "Mexican ice pops"). Not your average popsicle, these babie…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 11, 2011

And The Prize Goes To … The Top Chef

Last week, we asked you to tell us why you're the top chef of your kitchen, in the hopes of winning a copy of How to Cook Like a Top Chef. I became so hungry from reading all your comments. The Frisky really does have some seasoned chefs and some budding ones too. Find…
By: Annika Harris / July 30, 2010

Win This! “How To Cook Like A Top Chef ” Cookbook

Even if you prefer to spend your free time in the kitchen as opposed to in front of the TV, or if you like to watch food shows yet hate cooking, you'll find something worthwhile in How to Cook Like a Top Chef, the latest guide to Bravo's "Top Chef." Inside you'll find recipes from…
By: Annika Harris / July 23, 2010

Gift For Gab: Your Best Comments For The Week Of January 1st 2010

We here at The Frisky live for celeb gossip, chocolate, and your comments. What can we say? You crack us up! In honor of you, our smart, sexy, and incisive readers, who aren’t afraid to talk smack on the internet, we’re giving away prizes! Each week we’ll award you awesome chatty Cathys a little something…
By: Annika Harris / January 1, 2010

Win This! Flying Apron’s Gluten-Free & Vegan Baking Book

Have you ever wanted to eat at a well-known restaurant but couldn't get there in time for dinner because you live on the opposite side of the country? Yeah? Well, then you know how excited we are that Jenny Katzinger, owner of the Flying Apron Bakery in Seattle, is sharing her recipes i…
By: Annika Harris / December 18, 2009

“American Fashion Cookbook” Provides A Taste Of The Design World

Who says the fashion world abhors food? Not Assouline, the publishers of a new book called the "American Fashion Cookbook." Containing original concoctions by 100 members of the CFDA, the recipes are also accompanied by fashionable illustrations and sketches. With a forward by Martha Stewart, you also get the lowdown on Isaac Mizrahi’…
By: Leonora Epstein / August 20, 2009

Yet Another Kate Gosselin Project Postponed

Seems like everything Kate Gosselin tries to do these days falls through. The woman is getting divorced, "Jon & Kate Plus 8" is postponed, the release date for her cookbook/family advice book, Love Is In The Mix: Making Meals Into Memories, was pushed back, and now mama Kate’s new clothing line for kid…
By: Daniela Guernica / July 2, 2009

You’ll Have To Wait A While To Pick Up Kate Gosselin’s Cookbook

According to Amazon, Kate Gosselin’s new book Love Is In The Mix: Making Meals Into Memories was supposed to be available on October 13. But now it looks like it’s going to be a little longer before anyone can snag a copy. It took seven days after Jon and Kate’…
By: Daniela Guernica / June 30, 2009

Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s Gluten-Free Copyright Infringement

Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s new book The G-Free Diet: A Gluten-Free Survival Guide is supposed to help people with Celiac disease, like herself, eat well. Too bad she may have ripped the idea from someone else. Massachusetts-based author Susan Hasset is suing the “View” co-host for copyright infringement. Apparently Hasset, who can't digest wheat either,…
By: Daniela Guernica / June 24, 2009

Crave: Hungry Girl 200 Under 200 By Lisa Lillien

Do you love to cook and adore eating, but you aren’t so fond of packing on the extra pounds? Learn a few lessons from Hungry Girl (aka Lisa Lillien), the sassy, food-obsessed author of Hungry Girl 200 Under 200.” In this genius cookbook, you’ll discover 200 yummy recipes under 200 calories, including cheesecake brownies and…
By: Carrie Wasterlain / May 21, 2009

Crave: BabyCakes Cookbook

Forget everything you think you know about vegan, gluten-free, and sugar-free desserts because Erin McKenna has changed all that. McKenna's BabyCakes bakery became a much sought-after destination in New York City for its delicious desserts, but now you can turn your kitchen into its own hot spot as you recreate the…
By: Annika Harris / May 8, 2009

Cupcakes Have Never Been So Rock ‘N’ Roll

Get excited! One of our favorite bakeries in NYC, Babycakes, is coming out with a cookbook! As of May 5th, cupcake lovers everywhere will be able to enjoy Erin McKenna's delicious recipes. In the meantime, watch this adorable promotional video. It'll drown out the sound of your growling stomach.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 3, 2009

Cook, Dress, & Drink Like A Porn Star

Yesterday we told you about porn star Jenna Jameson's new perfume, "Heartbreaker," and speculated about the scents other celebs might put out. But the question that is still weighing on my mind is, "Who in the hell would buy a fragrance concocted by a porn star?" (To be fair, I have a similar…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 25, 2009

Crave: Aphrodisiac Cookbook

Food and sex are always a great combo. This cookbook has figured out a way to combine the both for a little bit of love, romance, and eroticism. It includes 145 recipes for some of our favorite foods that are considered aphrodisiacs. The Black Russian Cake and Honey Glazed Salmon are sure to add flavor…
By: Persia Ali / December 24, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Nicole Richie’s Recipes, Law & Order, And Baby Names

Nicole Richie reportedly wants to publish a cookbook. [AHN]…
By: Catherine Strawn / June 27, 2008