The Complete Best of Bridge Cookbooks Volume One

by The Best Of The Editors Of Best Of Bridge

Robert Rose | September 15, 2008 | Spiral Bound

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Bestselling cookbooks with more than 3,200,000 copies in print.

Now available for the first time in one collectable and comprehensive volume, all the recipes from the first two books originally published by Best of Bridge Publishing Ltd. These two books, The Best of Bridge, Royal Treats for Entertaining and Enjoy! More Recipes from the Best of Bridge, sparked Canadian cookbook history.

These popular and treasured recipes were enjoyed by thousands of Canadians a generation ago and can now be enjoyed by a whole new generation who want simple recipes with gourmet results.

An easy-to-use hardcover concealed wiro format combined with new photography and updated text all give a nod to the needs of today''s home cook, but rest assured, there have been no changes made to the original recipes.

All the treasured recipes for luncheons, brunches, buffets and goodies are here:

Artichoke Nibblers / Zippy Avocado Dip / Stuffed Mushroom Caps / Sweet and Sour Spare Ribs / Polynesian Chicken / Baked Steak / Spaghetti with Eggplant Sauce / Wild Rice Broccoli Casserole / Cannelloni / Sunomono Salad Platter / Frosted Waldorf Salad / Habitant Pea Soup / Zucchini Casserole / Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes / Pecan Macaroons /Grasshopper Pie / Fantastic Fudge Brownies / Sour Cream Coffee Cake.

So whether you are looking to complete your Bridge cookbook collection or simply want to include tried and true recipes in your cooking repertoire, you''ll find all this and more in this new collection.

Format: Spiral Bound

Dimensions: 408 pages, 10.5 × 8.5 × 1.5 in

Published: September 15, 2008

Publisher: Robert Rose

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 077880206X

ISBN - 13: 9780778802068

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The Complete Best of Bridge Cookbooks Volume One

by The Best Of The Editors Of Best Of Bridge

Format: Spiral Bound

Dimensions: 408 pages, 10.5 × 8.5 × 1.5 in

Published: September 15, 2008

Publisher: Robert Rose

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 077880206X

ISBN - 13: 9780778802068

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

What''s Next
Forewarning

1 Brunch and Lunch
Breads, Loafs, Coffee Cakes and Muffins
Sandwiches
Luncheon Salads
Luncheon Casseroles
Beverages

2 Buffets
Appetizers
Nuts
Dips and Spreads
Soups
Salads
Supper Casseroles
Vegetables and Grains
Sauces, Relishes and Spreads

3 Goodies
Cookies
Bars and Squares
Cakes
Pies and Tarts
Other Desserts
Icing and Sauces

Index

From the Publisher

Bestselling cookbooks with more than 3,200,000 copies in print.

Now available for the first time in one collectable and comprehensive volume, all the recipes from the first two books originally published by Best of Bridge Publishing Ltd. These two books, The Best of Bridge, Royal Treats for Entertaining and Enjoy! More Recipes from the Best of Bridge, sparked Canadian cookbook history.

These popular and treasured recipes were enjoyed by thousands of Canadians a generation ago and can now be enjoyed by a whole new generation who want simple recipes with gourmet results.

An easy-to-use hardcover concealed wiro format combined with new photography and updated text all give a nod to the needs of today''s home cook, but rest assured, there have been no changes made to the original recipes.

All the treasured recipes for luncheons, brunches, buffets and goodies are here:

Artichoke Nibblers / Zippy Avocado Dip / Stuffed Mushroom Caps / Sweet and Sour Spare Ribs / Polynesian Chicken / Baked Steak / Spaghetti with Eggplant Sauce / Wild Rice Broccoli Casserole / Cannelloni / Sunomono Salad Platter / Frosted Waldorf Salad / Habitant Pea Soup / Zucchini Casserole / Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes / Pecan Macaroons /Grasshopper Pie / Fantastic Fudge Brownies / Sour Cream Coffee Cake.

So whether you are looking to complete your Bridge cookbook collection or simply want to include tried and true recipes in your cooking repertoire, you''ll find all this and more in this new collection.

About the Author

About The Ladies of the Best of Bridge : In 1975, at a weekend getaway, eight women friends had an idea: Since a consistent highlight of their decade-old bridge group was the food they prepared and shared together, perhaps they should think about writing a cookbook. This spur-of-the-moment notion was the impetus for The Best of Bridge, which went on to become one of the most successful brands in Canadian publishing. From the outset, "The Ladies of the Best of Bridge," as they like to be known, had a unconventional vision of how their business would be run. It would be a partnership of equals, a celebration of friendship and -- perhaps most of all -- it would be fun. The bank manager who approved their first loan warned them they would never stay friends. They vowed to prove him wrong. More than 30 years and three million copies later, the ladies are enjoying the last laugh. In addition to creating a phenomenally successful business, they have remained close friends with fond memories of all the good times they''ve shared. "We had a lot of fun," they say now. "And the media loved us because we were just regular mothers who showed up wearing matching aprons. Sometimes people were astonished that the recipes actually worked, which amazed us because we knew what we were doing." Not surprisingly, from time to time, life intervened to rock their idyll. "Like a large family, we''ve experienced everything -- divorce, major illness and deaths," they comment. Not only have they lost pa
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