Roast Chicken and Other Stories

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By Simon Hopkinson

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“Good cooking depends on two things: common sense and good taste.”

In England, no food writer’s star shines brighter than Simon Hopkinson’s. His breakthrough Roast Chicken and Other Stories was voted the most useful cookbook ever by a panel of chefs, food writers, and consumers. At last, American cooks can enjoy endearing stories from the highly acclaimed food writer and his simple yet elegant recipes.

In this richly satisfying culinary narrative, Hopkinson shares his unique philosophy on the limitless possibilities of cooking. With its friendly tone backed by the author’s impeccable expertise, this cookbook can help anyone–from the novice cook to the experienced chef–prepare delicious cuisine . . . and enjoy every minute of it!

Irresistible recipes in this book include:

Eggs Florentine
Chocolate Tart
Poached Salmon with Beurre Blanc
And, of course, the book’s namesake recipe, Roast Chicken

Winner of both the 1994 Andre Simon and 1995 Glenfiddich awards (the gastronomic world’s equivalent to an Oscar), this acclaimed book will inspire anyone who enjoys sharing the ideas of a truly creative cook and delights in getting the best out of good ingredients.

On Sale
Jul 23, 2013
Page Count
240 pages
Publisher
Hachette Books
ISBN-13
9781401306144

Simon Hopkinson

About the Author

Simon Hopkinson was born and raised in Lancashire. From his first restaurant job at age seventeen, La Normandie restaurant, where he worked under the tutelage of Yves Champeau, he then moved to London to set up Bibendum (right) in Kensington with Sir Terence Conran, which he left to pursue his food writing. He has written an award-winning column for the Independent since 1995. He lives in London.

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