The 99 Cent Only Stores Cookbook: Gourmet Recipes at Discount Prices

The 99 Cent Only Stores Cookbook: Gourmet Recipes at Discount Prices

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by Christiane Jory
     
 

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"CJ delivers the mouthwatering scrumptiousness every time. Her dishes are delectable. And I am a connoisseur of all things delicious."
-Jack Black

Tired of forking over hundreds of dollars for entertaining her friends and family, Christiane Jory made a decision. She challenged herself to create more than 100 gourmet recipes for appetizers, side dishes,

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"CJ delivers the mouthwatering scrumptiousness every time. Her dishes are delectable. And I am a connoisseur of all things delicious."
-Jack Black

Tired of forking over hundreds of dollars for entertaining her friends and family, Christiane Jory made a decision. She challenged herself to create more than 100 gourmet recipes for appetizers, side dishes, main courses, and desserts—solely with items she found at 99¢ Only Stores! In this delightful, practical cookbook, Jory serves up delectable dishes, including:

  • Artichoke Spinach Bake on Homemade Pizza Bread
  • Green Beans Au Gratin
  • Chicken Tetrazinni
  • Pinot Noir Poached Pear Tart

This handy guide is filled with sample menus, a glossary of cooking terms, and space for creating recipes of your very own. Each recipe includes an estimated cost and helpful kitchen hints, such as uses for recycled milk cartons and how to freeze egg whites. Never again will finances be an excuse for not entertaining with pizzazz. With The 99¢ Only Stores Cookbook, feeding a family, playing host to five or six, or even simply cooking for one at home needn't cost a small fortune ever again!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598694697
Publisher:
Adams Media
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.48(d)

Meet the Author

Christiane Jory graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and, after thirteen years in New York, returned to her native Los Angeles. Out of necessity and desire, she was determined to find a creative way to survive as a starving artist. Two years of compiling and testing has lead to this astounding buffet of treats created with ingredients purchased solely from 99¢ Only Stores. This is her first book.

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3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I bought this book hoping that I would be able to create budget gourmet entree's but MANY of the ingredients listed are not available at my local 99 cent only store. Great recipe ideas but expect to make a few trips to the regular grocery store.
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