From cooking with flowers to gluten-free baking, we've compiled our favorite books to gift to home cooks.
Mastering My Mistakes in the Kitchen
Cookbooks never cease to inspire us with their personal narratives, comprehensive instructions, and highly tempting photography. This year, we've composed an impressive assortment of delicious reads. Gift one to help friends and family improve a technique, discover exciting dishes, or master one of their favorite meals.
First up is Mastering my Mistakes in the Kitchen, in which Food & Wine's Dana Cowin learns to cook more than 100 recipes with 65 well-known chefs.
By Dana Cowin, Ecco, 2014, 320 pages, $35, amazon.com