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Illustrated Quick Cook is the most extensive and highly illustrated resource of "fast home cooking" recipes ever published.
Illustrated Quick Cook is designed to make life easier, from planning meals and cooking weeknight dinners to entertaining friends and hosting for the holidays. More than 700 recipes cover every need — from chapters on speedy international-inspired suppers and homestyle classics to batch-and-freeze recipes, "10 Ways" to transforms key ingredients into mealtime mains, and more. There's even a "no cook" chapter for whipping up inspired salads and sides.
More than just recipes, Illustrated Quick Cook offers fantastic value. Extra features include: 14 themed menu planners, recipe chooser galleries, Cheat tips, Cook's Notes, recipe variations, and practical information to introduce you to every time-saving chapter theme.

  • Paperback: 544 pages
  • Publisher: DK; Reprint edition (June 2 2015)
  • ISBN: 9781465430083
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Other DK Canada reviews from the Food & Drink boutique:
My review for The Meat Cookbook
My review for Cupcakes & Mini Cakes
My review for Gluten-Free Cookbook
My review of Mediterranean Cookbook

REVIEW:
I love this book!
I made two recipes. On the same night. For the same meal. Suppertime.
I hadn't had turkey burgers before, and I love a good salad, so I felt like I couldn't go wrong.
I was right!
Turkey Burger
With Mayo, Tomato & Lettuce only.

Pasta Salad
With pasta, arugula, tomatoes, onion, peas, mayo, salt & pepper.
These dishes went together in perfect harmony. Both were fresh and didn't leave a heavy feeling, though you would think it might.
Best part is, the hubby and son approved. Two of the pickiest eaters on the planet.
Yep, can't wait to experiment some more from this book. It's awesome. It takes you, literally, step-by-step through the recipes. Making them idiot proof. I kid you not.
Just be sure to read recipes through to the end before you start. That way you won't be surprised by anything. This is a great book for anyone, whether you have culinary experience, or not.

5/5


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Comments

  1. Sounds like a great recipe book, turkey burgers are not something I have ever made. I must try them. I love DK books, always an excellent choice.

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  2. lots of recipes to try

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  3. Both recipes look good! I love the DK books, they always have such good photography.

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  4. This sounds like a yummy book. The pasta salad looks delicious.

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  5. I love cookbooks with lots of photos. That way I know if I'm doing it right. LOL

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