9/05/2014

Let's take a delightful journey through the world of food with Jacques L. Rolland

 
The Cook's Essential Kitchen Dictionary, Second Edition: A Complete Culinary Resource by Jacques L. Rolland SRV. $19.95
 

THE COOK’S ESSENTIAL KITCHEN DICTIONARY, SECOND EDITION: A Complete Culinary Resource

by Jacques L. Rolland 


  • 416 pages / 7"x10"
  • ISBN 9780778804949 
  • SRV: $19.95US, $19.95CAN, £12.95UK
  • Publisher: www.robertrose.ca


 An exciting blend of food history, etymology, anecdotes, origins and culture.


     I received a complimentary copy of The Cook's Essential Kitchen Dictionary, Second Edition: A Complete Culinary Resource by Jacques L. Rolland through Robert Rose, Inc. 

     French born, acclaimed chef and author, Jacques L. Rolland has went out of his way to offer an entertaining and educational dictionary that is sure to offer hours of pleasure to cooks and foodies all over the world. What's your culinary question? Do you want to learn more about the different varieties of basil, chocolate, coffee or oil? Let the author guide you on a culinary journey by expanding your knowledge of food and your appreciation with this must-have culinary resource.

     The second edition has been completely revised with more than 5,000 alphabetized definitions from everyday to exotic words, including words like: gnocchi, kohlrabi, sake, udon, xanthan gum, zabaglione, and many more.  It includes many American, British, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Spanish cooking terms plus many words have historical background, cross-referencing, multiple meanings and spellings, subtopics and varieties featured throughout the dictionary.

     Cook's Essential Kitchen Dictionary, Second Edition: A Complete Culinary Resource by Jacques L. Rolland would make an awesome gift idea for that new college student, a newly wed couple, a housewarming showering, and just-because gift. I would have loved for someone to have gifted me a copy over three decades ago. I highly recommend this book. And, why not get yourself a copy? You could pick up one for a special friend, too! 


 About the Author

 Jacques L. Rolland is a third-generation member of a hotel and restaurant family. He has degrees in hotel management, culinary arts and he is a certified sommelier. (wine steward) Jacques and his wife Liz, own and operate a A'Tuscan Estate, a European style bed and breakfast located in McMinnville, Oregon.

The author is not available for interviews. 

Social Connection: Goodreads, Robert Rose, Inc and visit him on Facebook at A'Tuscan Estate.



Thank you,
Janet Coffield
http://lovingheartdesigns.blogspot.com/
Disclaimer: Loving Heart Designs received a complimentary copy of The Cook's Essential Kitchen Dictionary, Second Edition: A Complete Culinary Resource by Jacques L. Rolland through Robert Rose, Inc.
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