This week on Eat Your Words, host Cathy Erway is closing out 2014 with two wonderful guests: Helen Rosner of Saveur and Eater and Sara Kate Gillingham of The Kitchn to talk about their respective new cookbooks. Helen shares that Saveur's "The New Classics Cookbook" features more than 1000 curated global recipes in an essential collection for home cooks everywhere. This selection celebrates the brand's authority, heritage, and depth of worldwide culinary knowledge in what will become an indispensable and treasured guide for everyone who relishes authentic cooking and, of course, the magazine's standard of excellence. Sara Kate tells that "The Kitchn Cookbook: Recipes, Kitchens & Tips to Inspire Your Cooking" has 150 recipes with 50 essential lessons, as well as a guide to organizing your kitchen. The book also provides storage tips, tool reviews, inspiration from real kitchens, maintenance suggestions, 200 photographs, and a ton more. Tune in to hear the inspirations and process behind putting the books together from the ladies who know them best! This program was brought to you by Edwards VA Ham.
"Recipes are forever. We're still cooking out of recipes that were written over 100 years ago - nothing changes!" [23:20]
"I think there's something very performative about home cooking in the last few years. I think of it as the 'Instagram-ification' of home cooking." [31:20]
--Helen Rosner on Eat Your Words