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EBOOK ✓ ä Virginia Willis Hout Basic to Brilliant Y’all Virginia paints a vivid portrait of growing up in Louisiana and Georgia spinning tales of close family and friends and unforgettable food interwoven with vignettes from her years living in and visiting France drawing you in with vibrant accounts of cooking and eating at La Varenne in Burgundy   Whether you choose the Basic or the Brilliant approach this bounty of Southern flavors dressed up with time honored French techniues delivers meals that will keep you and your kin coming back f Another great cookbook from Virginia Willis This book totally had me wanted to just take up residence in my kitchen 2 recipes that I definitely want to try are The Shrimp Rillets the Parmesan Potatoes yum my I just may have to break down and buy this one

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FREE MOBI ã DOC Basic to Brilliant 9781607740094 Å NATURALTREATMENT ✓ Virginia Willis’s legion of fans love her knack for giving classic French dishes a down home Southern feel and reimagining homey Southern favorites en Française In Basic to Brilliant Y’all Virginia builds on her signature styl Virginia Willis’s legion of fans love her knack for giving classic French dishes a down home Southern feel and reimagining homey Southern favorites en Française In Basic to Brilliant Y’all Virginia builds on her signature style offering 150 soul satisfying recipes and accompanying each with a new preparation techniue fresh presentation style or creative recipe variation that transforms an already wonderful dish into an all out show stopper   In Virginia’s hands a cozy Kale Omelet becomes sophisticated brunch I admit I love cookbooks for daydream inspiration than actual practicality I've been single for a long time getting introverted as I grow into a grumbly New Englander and I don't justify the effort of cooking for one When I dream of cooking though it's in ways that this books nails perfectly Willis has Southern roots and French training so she selects recipes that for example lay out a traditional Georgia burnt caramel cake with an option to pair it with an apple hazelnut compote for a wow factor Even with my limited cooking experience if I were social enough to have a chance to make a cake for someone I feel confident that I could make this cake and than that I would have the option to make it well or to make it well but with an aim to impress These are thoroughly explained recipes that can't disappoint no matter which variations a home cook choosesI grew up on the Gulf Coast so I do have a nostalgia for many of the essential recipes here Willis uses plenty of pecans and crab meat and okra not in the same dishes to satisfy my childhood memories and anyone interested in thoughtful and heartwarming Southern cuisine will love this book As I've gotten older and developed of an adventurous palate on the other hand I've been intrigued by unusual cooking techniues that I see in my favorite restaurants and on shows like Top Chef Willis doesn't disappoint there either as she shares a set of disciplined French techniues that give home cooks confidence and freedom to experiment a bit and take risks The book is about celebrating this complex relationship between tradition and techniue and Willis presents each recipe in both a delicious basic format and an inspiring brilliant variationThis is a perfect book to push me back into my kitchen I spent a beautiful rainy afternoon reading it cover to cover taking a mental inventory of my own kitchen euipment and dreaming of guest lists to share these culinary treasures If I start cooking again on any kind of a regular basis then it will be due to this marvelous book

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Basic to Brilliant YallFare when it’s baked in a sourdough boule; rich Gruyere Flans elevate a rustic red wine infused Roasted Tomato Soup; and Spiced Skirt Steak with Shallot Marmalade is enhanced with just a few simple changes into a gorgeous roulade Peach Dijon Crusted Pork Tenderloin goes from elegant continental entrée to the pride of Dixie when it’s cradled between Chive Cornmeal Griddle Cakes and a country dessert like Sweet Biscuits with Stewed Blackberries is kicked up a notch when served topped with Blackberry Fool   Throug Yes I admit it I read cookbooks like novels Virginia Wells' entries at the beginning of each recipe are delightful and chatty It is as if your wonderful funny very southern aunt showed up in your kitchen and started gabbing away while she cooked Come to think if it I really wish that would happen at some point