Cookbooks & Food Memoirs

Do you like to invent your own dishes from scratch or do you prefer cookbook recipes? Want to learn more about the "local food" and "slow food" movements? Whether you're looking for a new cookbook, a book about the food industry or a famous chef, or even the inside scoop on a famous restaurant, our book lists are filled with cookbooks, food memoirs and everything else having to do with food and eating.

The (mostly) Cookbooks of Amanda Hesser

2010's Best Cookbooks: Real-Life Labors Of Love

6 Books You Should Read Before You Open Your Mouth

7 Cookie Cookbooks to Keep the Cookie Jar Full

Accessible (Mostly) Southeast Asian Cookbooks

The Best Books for Healthy (Vegetarian) Babies

Books about Hamburgers (...By a Tempted Vegetarian)

Culinary Memoirs That Make Perfect Beach Reads

Entertaining (and Calorie-free) Culinary Memoirs

Epicurious's 10 Best Cookbooks of 2008

Great Reads for Culinary Kids

Jewish Cookbooks: You Don't Have to Be Jewish to Love the Food

A List of the Best Vegan Cookbooks (and a few Vegetarian ones too)

Recommended Reading from "Cooking for Engineers"

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