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The vegetable butcher : how to select, prep, slice, dice, and masterfully cook vegetables from artichokes to zucchini / Cara Mangini.

Mangini, Cara, author. (Author).
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  • 10 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria 641.65 MAN (Text) 37521530744210 AMPL Adult Nonfiction Available -
Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville 641.65 MAN (Text) 76895000235111 1st Floor New Books Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 641.65 MANGINI (Text) 33946003105124 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 10/30/2016
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 641.65 MAN (Text) 39391006740672 Non-Fiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 641.65 MAN (Text) 34330513026667 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Melton Public Library - Melton 641.65 MAN (Text) 79591000086731 Adult-Nonfiction Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello 641.6 MANGINI (Text) 37743002168971 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 641.65 MAN (Text) 37323005260560 NONFIC Checked out 11/05/2016
North Madison County Elwood Public Library 641.65 MAN (Text) 30419101509343 New Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 641.65 Mangini (Text) 31208912450162 non-fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780761180524
  • ISBN: 0761180524
  • Physical Description: iv, 346 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: "Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: A note from your vegetable butcher -- Butchery basics -- A visual guide to basic cuts -- Pantry support -- The vegetables. Artichokes ; Arugula and mizuna ; Asparagus ; Avocados ; Beets ; Bok Choy ; Broccoli and broccolini ; Broccoli rabe ; Brussels sprouts ; Cabbage ; Cardoons ; Carrots ; Cauliflower and romanesco ; Celery ; Celery root ; Chicories and endives ; Collard and other hearty greens (kale, mustard greens, Swiss chard) ; Corn ; Crosnes ; Cucumbers ; Eggplant ; Fava beans and cranberry beans ; Fennel ; Fiddlehead ferns ; Garlic ; Ginger ; Green beans ; Herbs (basil, chervil, chives, cilantro, dill, marjoram, mint, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, tarragon, thyme) ; Jicama ; Kohlrabi ; Leeks ; Lettuce ; Mushrooms ; Nettles ; Okra ; Onions ; Parsnips ; Peas and edible pod peas ; Peppers ; Potatoes ; Radishes ; Rhubarb ; Rutabaga ; Salsify and scorzonera ; Spinach ; Sunchokes ; Sweet potatoes ; Tomatillos ; Tomatoes ; Turnips ; Wild greens (amaranth, dandelion greens, lamb's quarters , orach, purslane, sorrel, watercress) ; Winter squash ; Zucchini and summer squash -- Conversion tables -- Recipes by season.
Summary, etc.: "Marrying the art of butchery with the joy of gorgeous seasonal produce, The Vegetable Butcher is the fresh, inspiring and essential guide that demystifies the world of vegetables, from exotic crosnes and gnarly celeriac to the amazingly versatile everyday potato. It's the book that show exactly how to prepare an artichoke-plus peel a tomato, chiffonade kale, slice kohlrabi into carpaccio, break down a butternut squash, and cut a cauliflower into steaks. This is a complete vegetable education, from what to look for at the market to how to make vegetables the center of truly distinctive dishes. Over 100 recipes, all vegetarian (and all extraordinarily luscious), celebrate the soul-satisfying flavor of each vegetable-Orange Shallot Fiddlehead Ferns and Ricotta Crostini; a summery Zucchini, Sweet Corn, and Basil Penne with Pine Nuts and Mozzarella; Cauliflower and Caramelized Fennel Soup; a Parsnip-Ginger Layer Cake with Burnt-Buttercream Frosting to sweeten a winter meal. Vegetables are modern, sexy, and outrageously delicious. And now, completely knowable , too"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Cooking (Vegetables)
Genre: Cookbooks.

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