Jacques Pépin New Complete Techniques
Filled with thousands of photographs demonstrating techniques; new advice and tips; and hundreds of recipes ranging from simple to sublime, this is the must-have manual for any kitchen aficionado. Pépin offers step-by-step instructions on every aspect of cooking, including:
- learning basics, such as how to use knives correctly and how to cut a flawless julienne;
- conquering classic recipes, such as crêpes suzette and hollandaise sauce;
- creating whimsical and elegant decorations, such as olive rabbits and tomato flowers;
- tackling inventive ways of becoming a culinary superstar, such as turning an old refrigerator into a makeshift smoker;
- and much more.
No matter the recipe or skill, Pépin has time-tested instructions on how to do it like the pros—and Jacques Pépin New Complete Techniques brings all of the master chef’s secrets into one easy-to-use guide, guaranteed to please any palate, wow any guest, and turn any home cook into a gastronomic expert.