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All about Roasting : A New Approach to a Classic Art
by Molly Stevens


Overview - Successful restaurateurs have always known that adding "roasted" to a dish guarantees immediate appeal. Molly Stevens brings her trademark thoroughness and eye for detail to the technique of roasting. She breaks down when to use high heat, moderate heat, or low heat to produce juicy, well-seared meats, caramelized drippings, and concentrated flavors.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Successful restaurateurs have always known that adding "roasted" to a dish guarantees immediate appeal. Molly Stevens brings her trademark thoroughness and eye for detail to the technique of roasting. She breaks down when to use high heat, moderate heat, or low heat to produce juicy, well-seared meats, caramelized drippings, and concentrated flavors. Her 150 recipes feature the full range of dishes from beef, lamb, pork, and poultry to seafood and vegetables. Showstoppers include porchetta ingeniously made with a loin of pork, a roast goose with potato-sage stuffing, and a one-hour beef rib roast-dishes we've dreamed of making, and that Molly makes possible with her precise and encouraging instructions. Other recipes such as a Sunday supper roast chicken, herb-roasted shrimp, and blasted broccoli make this an indispensable book for home cooks and chefs. All About Roasting is like having the best teacher in America in the kitchen with you.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780393065268
  • ISBN-10: 039306526X
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
  • Publish Date: November 2011
  • Page Count: 592
  • Dimensions: 10.1 x 8.1 x 1.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4.1 pounds


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Molly Stevens, author of the award-winning All About Braising, has done it again with All About Roasting, a new masterful master class on roasting that’s comprehensive, comprehensible and consummately usable. You’re in for a heated love affair with your oven as Stevens explains the roasting process, the principles behind the technique, the dialogue between the cook, the heat and the food, and then provides deliciously detailed recipes for everything from a classic Sear-Roasted Chateaubriand with Sauce Béarnaise, Cuban-Style Marinated Slow-Roasted Pork Picnic Shoulder and Panko-Crusted Roast Cod Fillets to Blasted Broccoli with Kalamata Vinaigrette and Brown-Sugar Roasted Pineapple.

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