Don"t want to turn on an oven? Want to eat a delicious meal but wash only one pan? The About.com Guide to Shortcut Cooking features 225 timesaving recipes for beginner chefs and foodies alike! This cookbook will help you prepare homecooked meals in less time without sacrificing flavor and creativity. Linda Larsen, the Busy Cooks Guide at About.com, reveals insider tips for shortcuts anyone can use to create delicious meals in no time.
Featuring speedy recipes for:
30-Minute Cinnamon Oat Scones
Three-Ingredient Melon Salsa
Slow Cooker Belgain Beef Stew
Microwave Tandoori Chicken
5-Minute Lemon Sole
Italian Strata from Leftovers
20-Minute Roasted Creamy Corn
No-Bake Chocolate Fudge Cheesecake
These easy-to-follow recipes cut down time but not taste!
The About.com Guide to Shortcut Cooking also includes four types of special features with informative tips and advice:
Ask Your Guide: Linda settlesóonce and for allóthe culinary questions that plague you
Tools You Need: Information about the most essential cookware you"ll need for quick meals
Elsewhere on the Web: Linda"s other favorite product and cooking Web sites
What"s Hot: The hottest trends and tips that are sure to impress
Plus, you can link back to the About.com Busy Cooks site for even more information:
A unique Get Linked section at the end of each chapter lists helpful links back to About.com
Linda"s About.com forum offers you the opportunity to ask questions and discuss cooking techniques
Links to shortcutting tricks, techniques, and variations on recipes so you can spend even less time in the kitchen
Linda Larsen, the About.com Guide to Busy Cooks, is a cookbook author and professional Home Economist who has created and tested recipes for companies like Pillsbury and Malt-O-Meal since 1987. She is a five-time member of the Pillsbury Bake-Off Staff and was Manager of Internet Recipe Search. She lives in Northfield, Minnesota.