Friday, March 11th, 2011

The Nutella Cookbook


Back when I was just a little shaver, I visited Denmark and one morning was offered a “burger” for breakfast. Perplexed, I said yes, please and was soon handed a a bun filled with Nutella spread. I was instantly smitten,…

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Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Ikea Cookbook


Design folks are really hyped about Ikea’s new cookbook. The “why?” is pretty obvious, the publication utilizes a lovely pictorial layout – geometric arrangements of ingredients. The awesome thing about the book, entitled Hembakat är Bäst (Homemade Is Best), is…

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Thursday, January 28th, 2010

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Lobel’s Meat Bible

selectism - Lobel's Meat Bible

With summer on the horizon, it is time to break out the grill, impress the neighbors, and show off ones understanding of meat. Not sure how to do that last thing? The wonderful team at New York’s venerable Lobel’s butcher…

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Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

The Urban Cookbook

The Urban Cookbook

While we love eating, and cooking, very few cookbooks generate enough intrigue to report on. A forthcoming item from Thames and Hudson, The Urban Cookbook , does however prompt some interest. It combines a few things we like – recipes…

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