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The 12 Days of Cookbooks

Portfolio wants to make holiday gift giving a little bit easier and a whole lot more tasty this year! Beginning Monday, November 14th we’ll be bringing you “The 12 Days of Cookbooks” - our delicious version of a holiday classic. Each day we will feature a fabulous cookbook from renowned local and national authors such as Judith Fertig, Karen Adler, Chef Jasper Mirabile, Meg Ray, Sylvie Hogg Murphy and many others. From BBQ to French culinary classics, wine selections to chocolate delights - there’s something for everyone on your gift giving list. The 12 Days of Cookbooks will culminate with a book signing event on Wednesday, November 30th. There will be two signing periods from 11am to 3pm and again from 5pm to 7pm. Authors Karen Adler, Judith Fertig, and Joyce Lock will be signing at both sessions (Karen & Judith will be performing their entertaining Martha Stewart & Julia Child artisan bread demonstration as well). Authors Megan and Cody Garrelts will be signing at the 11-3 session. And authors Sylvie Hogg Murphy and Jasper Mirabile, Jr. will be signing at the 5pm-7pm session. Chef Jasper Mirabile will also be doing a fresh Mozzarella demonstration during the 5pm-7pm session.We invite you to join us on November 30th to come meet the authors, sample a bite to eat and pick up one or all of these fantastic cookbooks to give as gifts or to add to your collection. Click here to register by email for this free event or use the registration form at the bottom-right of this page.

 

So without further adieu, we give you The 12 Days of Cookbooks

On the first day of Cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

A Charming Prairie Story (no place like home)

Heartland by Judith Fertig

 

On the second day of Cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Two Chefs in Love (kiss the cook)

Bluestem by Colby & Megan Garrelts

 

On the third day of Cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Three French Gems (bon appetit!)

The Bonne Femme Cookbook by Wini Moranville

Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia Child

The Way to Cook by Julia Child

 

On the fourth day of Cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Four Pasta Chefs (buon appetito!)

Mozzarella Theater Kit & Cookbook by Jasper Mirabile, Jr.

Venezia by Tessa Kiros

Grilled Pizzas & Piadinas by Craig Priebe

Lidia Cooks from the Heart of Italy by Lidia Bastianich

 

On the fifth day of Cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Five Chocolate BonBons (Mmmmmmmm)

Miette by Meg Ray

Chocolat by Stephan Lagorce

Luscious Chocolate by Lori Longbotham

Milk & Cookies by Tina Casaceli

Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey by Jill O’Connor

 

On the sixth day of Cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Six Gamers Gaming (I won!)

Foodie Fight, Wine Wars, and Food Fight Rematch by Joyce Lock

 

On the seventh day of cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Seven Foodie Shopping (for a gourmet pantry)

Food Lover’s Guide to Kansas City by Sylvie Hogg Murphy

 

On the eighth day of cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Eight Bakers Baking (smell that bread!)

The Artisan Bread Machine by Judith Fertig

Cake Simple by Christie Matheson

Amish Baking Book by Lovina Eicher

Luscious Lemon Desserts by Lori Longbotham

 

On the ninth day of cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Nine Wines Decanting (pour me another)

Wine Bites by Barbara Scott-Goodman

Small Plates-Perfect Wines by Lori Lyn Narlock

Cakebread Cellars’ American Harvest Cookbook by Jack & Dolores Cakebread

 

On the tenth day of cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Ten Comfort Classics (mash those ‘taters)

Prairie Home Cooking by Judith Fertig

Bon Appetit Y’All & Basic to Brilliant Y’All by Virginia Wills

Caserole Queens by Crystal Cook and Sandy Pollock

Plenty by Yotam Ottolenghi

Homemade by Clodagh McKenna

 

On the eleventh day of cookbooks, my true love gave to me . . .

Eleven Cupcakes Twirling (I ate one already)

500 Cupcakes by Judith Fertig

The Pretty Cupcake Kit and Cutie Pies by Dani Cone