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Bitterman's Craft Salt Cooking : The Single Ingredient That Transforms All Your Favorite Foods and
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Beautiful, healthful, hand-crafted salt is a fundamental ingredient for preparing great food. This comprehensive guide by Mark Bitterman, salt expert and author ofSalt Block Cooking, shows you how selecting and using the right salt in the right way is the most effective, easy, and fun way to make the most of every dish you make.This is the essential guide to making great salt the heart and soul of your cooking at home.We demand quality in our meals, and natural, hand-made salts are the most basic and essential way to make those ingredients shine. Mark Bitterman is THE salt expert and award-winning author. In this book he makes this simple truth abundantly clear with 77 inspiring recipes such as: Colorado Beef Burger with Mesquite Smoked Salt, and Chilies, Truffle Salt Smashed Roasted Potatoes, Salted Latte Ice Cream with Lemon Espresso Drizzle.The introduction explores why craft salt is different from iodized salt, kosher salt, and even industrially manufactured sea salt in regard to flavor, nutrition, and sustainability. The many varieties of gourmet salts available today are broken into 7 families, with helpful charts that make finding the right salt for the right food convenient and easy. The modern, but down-to-earth recipes are organized into practical chapters: Meat, Poultry, Seafood, Eggs and Dairy, Vegetables and Fruits, Sweets, and Drinks and Cocktails. Beyond the recipes, the tips, techniques, and suggestions will help you elevate your tried and true favorite dishes by now using the correct type of salt. Craft salts are not a fad, they are the heart and soul of our food culture today.
Number of Pages: 169
Genre: Cooking + Food + Wine
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Pub
Author: Mark Bitterman
Street Date: October 4, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-33-6649
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