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I've been quite attuned to Middle Eastern cookbooks lately living where I do in a similar climate.  I enjoyed Zahev from the library and got roped into coveting Israeli Soul (Michael Solomonov and Steven Cook) after listining to their interview iwith Ed Levine Sunday on Serious Eats.  I have a long shot at winning the book on another site but if not - I will hit the purchase button. 

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12 minutes ago, heidih said:

I've been quite attuned to Middle Eastern cookbooks lately living where I do in a similar climate.  I enjoyed Zahev from the library and got roped into coveting Israeli Soul (Michael Solomonov and Steven Cook) after listining to their interview iwith Ed Levine Sunday on Serious Eats.  I have a long shot at winning the book on another site but if not - I will hit the purchase button. 

 

I've had Simple on my hold list at the library for quite some while.  But at $13.90 I caved.

 

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My library has Plenty, Plenty More, and Jerusalem. The images alone have inspired me tremendously. 3 week checkouts - multiple times.

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The BBC's Food Programme has just issued its latest podcast on the best of 2018 in cookbooks. I've just downloaded it and haven't listened yet, but the programme is usually reliable and interesting.

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