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The Bride & Groom First and Forever Cookbook [Hardcover]

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Item description for The Bride & Groom First and Forever Cookbook by Mary Corpening Barber, Chronicle Books & Sara Corpening Whiteford...

A newlywed's collection of 125 recipes includes options for weekend brunch, romantic dinners, and guest meals, in a volume that is complemented by lists of basic tools and ingredients for stocking a new kitchen.

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Here is the perfect gift for the happy couple--the first and only cookbook they will ever need. Best-selling authors Sara Corpening Whiteford and Mary Corpening Barber start the bride and groom off right with essential information on the equipment they'll need to begin cooking in their new home, as well as invaluable tips on getting the pantry stocked. Then they offer 125 recipes--those special dishes to turn to again and again. Ready to entertain the new in-laws? A weekend brunch featuring Sausage and Cheddar Cheese Strata comes together in a snap and is certain to impress. If something a little more romantic is in order, Brie and Champagne Fondue for Two shared in front of a roaring fire is as cozy as it gets. Everyday favorites like Classic Lasagna, Grilled Chicken with Roasted Red Pepper Salsa, and the impossible-to-resist Silken Chocolate Tart will have even inexperienced cooks looking like pros in the kitchen. Whether cooking on the fly with Dinners in a Dash-a meal on the table in 30 minutes or less: perfect for the working couple --or hosting that first-ever holiday dinner, this is the cookbook newlyweds need to chop, peel, saut, and roast in harmony in the kitchen. Complete with beautiful photographs and menu ideas for special occasions (including the first anniversary), the Bride & Groom First and Forever Cookbook will have the happy couple-and their family and friends--eating well from this day forward.

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The Bride & Groom First and Forever Cookbook by Mary Corpening Barber, Chronicle Books & Sara Corpening Whiteford has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
  • Publishers Weekly - 05/19/2003 page 70

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Chronicle Books
Pages   272
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 10.22" Width: 8.8" Height: 1.25"
Weight:   3.25 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Apr 1, 2003
Publisher   Chronicle Books
Age  13-22
ISBN  081183493X  
ISBN13  9780811834933  
UPC  765145097086  

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More About Mary Corpening Barber, Chronicle Books & Sara Corpening Whiteford

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Mary Corpening Barber and Sara Corpening Whiteford are identical twin sisters and the acclaimed owners of Thymes Two Catering in San Francisco.
Mary Corpening Barber and Sara Corpening Whiteford are identical twin sisters and the acclaimed owners of Thymes Two Catering in San Francisco.
Susie Cushner is a Boston-based photographer whose work can be found in Viva la Vida (0-8118-3184-1), as well as Gourmet and Saveur magazines.

Mary Corpening Barber currently resides in San Francisco, in the state of California. Mary Corpening Barber was born in 1969.

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Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Cooking, Food & Wine > Baking > General
2Books > Subjects > Cooking, Food & Wine > Baking
3Books > Subjects > Cooking, Food & Wine > General
4Books > Subjects > Home & Garden > Weddings > General
5Books > Subjects > Home & Garden > Weddings
6Books > Subjects > Nonfiction > Social Sciences > Sociology > Marriage & Family

Reviews - What do customers think about The Bride & Groom First and Forever Cookbook?

not just for married people  Apr 13, 2008
I got this book as a wedding present, but I think its strength is not its effort to get the couple into the kitchen (my kitchen only fits one anyway!) but its fresh, modern yet basic recipes and gorgeous, full page color photos. You just have to try their lamb chops with mint sauce recipe and their carrot cake!
My husband and I received this gift as an engagement gift many years ago. The recipes are great! Probably not the most healthy version of some of the common dishes but very yummy! Since then, this has been my number one gift of choice for newly engaged couples.
Bride & Groom Cookbook  Apr 5, 2008
This is the perfect shower gift for the bride to be! Has great recepies that the newlyweds will definitely use and will be a keepsake for a long time.
Absolutely Fabulous!  Feb 19, 2008
I absolutely love this cookbook. I have not historically been one to cook all that often. My husband and I negotiate who cooks which's just not my favorite thing to do. The time...finding all the ingredients...mixing it all togehter....blah blah... To me it just seemed like far too much work when I could usually look into the fridge and pull out something worthwhile and put it together in a few minutes. Mind version of "worthwhile" typically consists of a couple spoonfulls of cottage cheese, a little salad and some hummus with pita bread. Most people, especially my ex-football player of a husband, don't really find that an appealing alternative to a warm meal. This cookbook has been my saving grace! Every recipe we've tried has been extremely delicious and has won rave reviews from both my husband and friends. Even better still...if you're just recently married or for whatever reason find yourself as "just the two of you" these recipes are perfect because they're written with that in mind. Definitely helps to minimize the waste! I was even able to make oatmeal raisin cookies that ended up perfectly chewy and crunchy (not puffy or flat). Really...if you're recently married or just in the hunt for some good recipes you should definitely check out this wonderful cookbook. You won't be sorry you did.
JUST FOR TWO  Feb 8, 2008
Although I have been married for an eternity, I really love those recipes created mostly for 2. Very nice and almost simple dishes I had forgotten. Love the coconut rice.

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