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Books For Cooks: Hermit Drop Cookies

By MaryAnn Miano It’s that time of the year again: time to bake cookies! If you love traditional cooking during the holidays, take a look at The Christmas Cookbook by Zella Boutell, available for checkout from the Colts Neck Library’s Catherine Henning Collection. This book is a treasure of holiday recipes, from cookies, cakes, and breads to candies, pies, and puddings. It is bulging with hundreds of recipes, and it even gives the reader complete menu suggestions for roasts and side ...

Books for Cooks: August 2016

By MaryAnn Miano There are many interesting dishes that can be made with fruit when you think outside the box. In Catherine Henning’s Cook Book Collection at the Colts Neck Library, there is just such a book filled with unusual and classic fruit recipes. Fruits in Cooking, by Robert Ackart, provides the cooking enthusiast with tempting recipes for every appetite. The world of fruit can be mysterious, but really, fruits are simply the fleshy seed containers of certain trees, shrubs, and ...

Let’s Dish: Let’s Talk About Vegan

By MaryAnn Miano  Healthful eating is all the rage, and that is a good thing.  Turning simple, nutritious ingredients into knockout meals is part of the fun of food preparation. Just think: you can make magical things happen right in your own kitchen by treating your taste buds with foods that can help you trim down, lower your cholesterol, bring your blood sugar and blood pressure under control, and give you your energy back. All this can happen with a vegan diet. What is the definit...