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The New Food Lover's Companion, 5th Edition (Paperback)

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Among the myriad foods and culinary subjects defined and explained are cooking tools and techniques, meat cuts, breads, pastas, and literally everything else related to good food and enjoyable dining.

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The fifth edition of this widely praised and highly esteemed reference guide has been updated with new information to reflect the way we eat in today's world. The authors have taken into account our healthier lifestyles and more diverse palates to include:

  • Over 500 new listings, including Korean, Persian, and South American additions
  • Updated information for hundreds of existing entries
  • A blood alcohol concentration chart for men and women
  • An extensive breakdown of food labels and nutritional facts
  • Department of Agriculture recommendations for a 2,000 calorie per day food plan


Among the myriad foods and culinary subjects defined and explained are cooking tools and techniques, meat cuts, breads, pastas, and literally everything else related to good food and enjoyable dining. Handy appendices cover many topics including suggestions for substituting recipe ingredients, a microwave oven conversion chart, recommended safe cooking temperatures for meats and fish, and much more.

The New Food Lover's Companion is a reference guide—not a cookbook—but it includes hundreds of cooking tips plus an extensive bibliography of recommended cookbooks. More than 7200 entries plus line art are included in this seminal work.

More Information
ISBN 9781438001630
Length (cm) 13.0000
Width (cm) 4.0000
Height (cm) 18.0000
Publisher Barrons Educational Series Inc.
Publication Date Sep 1, 2013
Pages (number) 928
Genre Cookbooks, Food and Drink
Author Ron Herbst and Sharon Tyler Herbst
Signed No
Format Paperback
Editorial Reviews

"Comprehensive, accurate, interesting, well-written, and inexpensive..." — Booklist

"As thick and as satisfying as a well-stuffed sandwich." — The New York Times

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