Cookbooks

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Free Range Cookbook IIThe Free Range Cook  Simple Pleasures by Annabel Langbein

Annabel Langbein, New Zealand’s Top Celebrity Chef  released her new cook book, Simple Pleasures in October of last year. Simple Pleasures is the accompanying book to her TV Series which is debuted  the same month across the country.  Through her new book, we now have the opportunity to get to know one of New Zealand’s top Celebrity Chef’s whose style of cooking encompasses her passion of using fresh seasonal ingredients to create simple but delicious meals while bringing the beautiful New Zealand countryside to the states.  Read More


daily-decadenceDaily Decadence  by Sherri Dobay 

Immerse yourself in each seductive recipe, followed by an intoxicating wine pairing to enliven the senses that makes you yearn to fire up your stove or grill, pour a drink, cook, laugh, love.  As you ride along with her on a luxurious journey, you catch a secret glimpse in to her natural world and you won’t want to put this book down until you have devoured it to the very last word.  This as a must read for anyone who is  looking to discover their own inner decadence…  Read On.

For more information or to purchase, please visit Daily Decadence     Cover Art: Sherri Dobay Photo: Greg Gorman


In Search of DuendeIn Search of Duende by Russell Dean Lowell

For the first time, one of the Northwest’s most celebrated chefs, Russell Dean Lowell, is making his amazing life’s journey, public. He offers us a peek inside his private journal and with the true spirit of a natural-born story teller, Russell takes us on the adventure of a lifetime. Are you curious? You should be.

Whether he is fly fishing in Baja or hanging with celebrity friends in Malibu, Russell’s charmed life and experiences make this book impossible to put down.

Filled with recipes that are sure to delight home cooks and chefs, In Search of Duende gives the reader a chance to experience a journey of epic proportions and create the delicious dish that corresponds with each fascination story.  Read More