Get Cooking: 150 Simple Recipes to Get You Started in the Kitchen (Paperback)
November 2009 Indie Next List
“Get Cooking is designed for the beginning cook, complete with pages of what gear a kitchen needs, from knives to storage. The book is accessible to everyone, with enough tips and twists on recipes to keep a seasoned cook interested. This would make a great first cookbook for a person just starting out on their own, or a great addition to anyone's bulging cookbook shelves.”
— Jackie Blem, Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver, CO
Get Cooking is the first in a series of cookbooks geared toward beginners by Mollie Katzen, the author of the bestselling Moosewood Cookbook. Here are 125 foolproof, basic recipes for soups, homemade pasta, roast chicken, burgers, vegan specialities, chocolate chip cookies--and more--that anyone can enjoy making, no matter how inexperienced they are in the kitchen.
“Katzen’s latest is a fresh, contemporary entry in the 101 subgenre...Her enthusiasm for the subject and her ability to keep the proceedings truly simple makes for the rare beginner’s book that accomplishes its mission.”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review)