In the Small Kitchen: 100 Recipes from Our Year of Cooking in the Real World

Backorder

Product Details

Price
$24.99
Publisher
William Morrow & Company
Publish Date
Pages
320
Dimensions
7.51 X 9.14 X 0.79 inches | 1.87 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780061998249

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Cara Eisenpress and Phoebe Lapine met in seventh grade at the Fieldston School in the Bronx, where they bonded over oatmeal chocolate chip cookies. They have been cooking together ever since. In 2008, they founded the website Big Girls, Small Kitchen.

Cara Eisenpress and Phoebe Lapine met in seventh grade at the Fieldston School in the Bronx, where they bonded over oatmeal chocolate chip cookies. They have been cooking together ever since. In 2008, they founded the website Big Girls, Small Kitchen.

Reviews

"In the Small Kitchen is a comprehensive and inspiring must-have guide for quarter-life cooks everywhere. Cara and Phoebe infuse their writing, and their appealing recipes, with the humor and wisdom of those with twice their life experience."--Merrill Stubbs, coauthor of The Food52 Cookbook
"Cara and Phoebe have figured out what takes some of us a tad longer to realize. We can cook anywhere, any time, with anything on any budget. Take this book into your kitchen, even if it's a hot plate and a toaster oven on a bookshelf, and feast."--Lynne Rossetto Kasper, host of Public Radio's The Splendid Table from American Public Media
"Those who've never been confined to a tiny kitchen rarely learn to cook smart and joyfully with full awareness of the miracle of dinner. Cara and Phoebe make me wistful for the good old days of cooking for twenty in a four-foot-square kitchen. Bravo!"--Molly O'Neill, author One Big Table
"I was as charmed by this brilliant collection of recipes as I was transported by the stories behind them. This is a truly wonderful cookbook."--Keith McNally, restaurateur and owner of Balthazar
"Friends and food: What could be more fun? That's the underlying premise of this practical and creative cookbook. Easy-to-read recipes for all occasions, whether eating alone, with a date or partying with friends."--Kirkus Reviews
"So much more than just a collection of recipes. I feel like I know these ladies, and if I ever found myself in New York, they'd happily pull up an extra chair. Cara and Pheobe's recipes are fresh, tasty, and relatively easy to prepare...I ate it all up."--Reading for Sanity
"An essential first-apartment culinary guide."--MSN Glo
"A very edible collection of both recipes and life stories that are sure to make you hungry for more."--About.com
"Part memoir, part instruction manual, this cookbook stands out because of its usability. [In the Small Kitchen] is sure to please the reader as well as the eater."--Free Lance-Star
"Childhood friends learn to how survive as home cooks in cramped NYC quarters."--Daily News
"Taking a tried-and-true recipe and improvising is part of the fun of cooking. It's among the joys offered in In the Small Kitchen."--The Modesto Bee
"With limited time, space, budgets and sometimes the obstacle of masses to feed, these girls are able to not only impress but keep their guests coming back for more."--FreeSpiritEater.com
"A thoughtful guide for novice cooks, those who have the ambition and tastes for great meals but not necessarily the honed skills or applianced-out kitchens to execute them. Regardless of your kitchen's square footage, the recipes in In the Small Kitchen translate beautifully."--Serious Eats
"If the only things you know how to make are ramen and reservations, Cara Eisenpress and Phoebe Lapine want you to know that you, too, can become a great chef."--Metro
"[Cara and Phoebe] teach us that no coffee table is too small or studio space too humble to throw a little party for friends in. This book is chock-full of easy-to-follow recipes, bursting with fresh flavors and produce."--The Kitchn
"Whether you're a seasoned cook or a girl who's burned boiling water, this book will feed you, please you, and maybe even inspire you to take a little leap of your own."--Bust Magazine
"I love In the Small Kitchen so much. It's packed with brilliant advice and delicious recipes for anyone who wants to cook and entertain--no matter what size your kitchen."--Ina Garten
"[Cara and Phoebe's] fantastic cookbook, In the Small Kitchen, [is] a collection of innovative recipes."--Glamour
"[Cara and Phoebe] have succeeded very well in creating a wonderful book that's as fun and funny as it is a practical guide. In the Small Kitchen is a combination starter cookbook and journal chronicling a coming of age year in the friends' shared lives."--The Martha's Vineyard Times
"Cara Eisenpress and Phoebe Lapine share delicious recipes and hilarious narratives about cooking and entertaining within the constraints of a twenty-something life."--New Canaan Patch