La Technique: An Illustrated Guide to the Fundamental Techniques of Cooking

La Technique: An Illustrated Guide to the Fundamental Techniques of Cooking

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Title:La Technique: An Illustrated Guide to the Fundamental Techniques of Cooking
ISBN:9780671707118
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  • Tim

    An amazing piece of work, probably the first prep/cookbook produced with step-by-step illustrations. This, and it's later, companion volume, La Methode is a must for every cook and chefs library.As it...

  • Beka

    The next best thing to going to cooking school, this truly is filled with a ton of great techniques, including some of his cute little garnishes....

  • Joanne

    This is a must have for every cook. Step by step photographs lead you through the proper techniques necessary to establish the best habits in your food preparation. Jacques Pepin is the best chef aliv...

  • Justin

    I liked that this book was solely techniques (no recipes!), but many of the techniques were not for things I'd do (desserts or fancily shaped veggies/napkins)....

  • Jeanmarie

    Inspiring. Beautiful. Shows his love for food and a love for teaching....

  • Zakee

    all the basics are neatly outlined and illustrated. prepare proper pastry and fillet a fish with style. this should join the kitchen library of anyone with a knife and hunger for more than out-the-box...

  • Martha

    Black & white illustrations of basic technique for preparing any food for decoration or consumption. This is about technique. You do the work of the sous chef. Vegetables, fish, meat and pastry are al...

  • Paula

    i bought this book in the '80s and taught myself how to cook....

  • Joe

    If you like to eat, please read this book. Prepare to pleasure yourself and those you love....

  • Lynda

    Cooking is hard work. It takes years of practice to learn all the techniques involved. This is an invaluable reference....