Eat Your Books Cookbook Club – April 2018April 24, 2018 by Jenny
April has been a busy month with members enjoying all the dishes they have been making from Chinese Soul Food. The author, Hsiao-Ching Chou, has been popping in the group sharing tips and instructional videos such as a stir-fry demo, a video on making dumplings, and another on reducing the sauce in her Sweet and Sour spare ribs in our Eat Your Books Cookbook Club.
Main selection: Chinese Soul Food by Hsiao-Ching Chou
Other selections for April
included the following:
And, desserts are still being churned out in our second group working through Ottolenghi’s Sweet (please see our errata sheet for the Americanized version of this book and information on the reprint).
The photos below are just a few of the beautiful shots our members have been sharing; visit each group for more inspiration. Do not forget to also upload your photos and add your notes to your bookshelf at Eat Your Books. Instructions on uploading your photos and links to other helpful articles can be found here.
A few announcements: Please make sure you have entered all our giveaways, there are some exciting promotions coming up for great cookbooks and products including: Emile Henry, Mauviel, Le Creuset, Anolon and many more. What is better than a cookbook giveaway – a cookbook with cookware and bakeware giveaway.
We are moving full steam ahead with our and . Find out more here.
Every Sunday, I compile a post of Kindle cookbook deals so be sure to check those out for bargains!
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Gary made the Stir-fried noodles with shrimp and vegetables
Lisa S made the General Tso’s chicken as did many others including myself so good!
Christine M made Shrimp and pork noodles in broth (Dan zi mian)
Ellie Mae made the Wonton soup
Kara H made the Pork, shrimp, and Chinese chives dumplings
Kathleen made the Beef with broccoli
Lisa M made the Baby bok choy with chicken
Maree made the Red-braised pork belly pot stickers
Annalies made from Sweet Apricot and thyme galettes with polenta pastry
Rachel B made Lemon and poppy seed cake (National Trust version)
Stanca made Chocolate Guinness cake with Baileys Irish cream
Lastly, here is a reminder of our upcoming months’ selections:
Main selection: Dining In by Alison Roman
Main selection: At My Table by Nigella Lawson
Flashback option: Any recipe from Jacques Pépin‘s books
Online option: Any recipe from Nigella or Jacques online
Baking: Any recipe from Rose Levy Beranbaum books
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