Cooking with Texas Highways samples all the major ethnic cuisines of the state with recipes from home cooks, well-known chefs, and popular restaurants. It offers a varied and intriguing selection of snacks and beverages, breads, soups and salads, main dishes, vegetables and sides, sauces and spreads, desserts, and more. A special feature of this cookbook is a chapter on Dutch-oven cooking, which covers all the basics for cooking outdoors with live coals, including seventeen mouth-watering recipes. In addition, you'll find dozens of the lovely color photographs that have long made Texas Highways such a feast for the eyes, along with tips on cooking techniques and sources for ingredients and stories about some of the folks who created the recipes. If you want to sample all the tastes of Texas, there's no better place to start than Cooking with Texas Highways.
Home chef Uma Aggarwal, the author of The Exquisite World of Indian Cuisine and Americas Favorite Recipes, Part I, presents a new collection of these melting-pot recipes, focusing specifically on entres. An avid and passionate student of American cooking, she shares helpful information about the origin and history of these recipes as well. She uses exquisite Indian herbs and spices for both the flavor and the health benefits they impart.
Inside, youll find recipes for:
Salmon Wellington Salmon Puff Pastry with Mushroom Duxelles
Oven-Roasted Pulled Pork
French Beef Bourguignon
Green Curry Chicken with Peas and Basil
Lemony Broccoli and Chick Peas Rigatoni
Sweet and Sour Tofu (Ma Po Tofu)
Kim Chi Fried Rice with Korean Pepper Paste
Vegetarian Chimichangas with Bean and Cheese Filling
Swiss and Gouda Curry Fondue
Thanks to the contributions of generations of international cooks, the face of American cuisine is a dynamic one. Now, home chefs can easily draw inspiration from these pioneers. Bring the flavors of the world home today, with Americas Favorite Recipes, Part II.