For new cooks, the prospects of cooking can be daunting, and for others, there is just too little time in
the day. 500 Quick & Easy Dishes — the ideal cookbook for new cooks, students, and people on the go
— is here to help with 500 great-tasting dishes that are fast and fresh. The perfect go-to cookbook for
the beginning cook, this book shows that home cooking needn’t be time-consuming or complicated. The recipes are appealing and delicious and there are chapters that include dishes for every meal: breakfast, eating on the run, simple dishes to prep then cook, feeding a small crowd, cooking to impress, late-night dishes, sides, and desserts. Most recipes take only 10 to 30 minutes to prepare and use a minimum of ingredients. International, contemporary dishes along with vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options will give everyone the confidence and tools to fit healthy, home-cooking into their lifestyle.
■ includes more than 500 recipes to help new cooks, students, and those who are pressed for time avoid the frozen-dinner and ramen rut
■ offers a primer of cooking basics including cooking terms and tips, information on common spices
and condiments, and advice on stocking a kitchen with basic equipment and food staples
■ showcases easy and practical recipes that require few ingredients and are quick to prepare