Cooking from the Heart: My Favorite Lessons Learned Along the Way

Cooking from the Heart: My Favorite Lessons Learned Along the Way

by John Besh


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James Beard Award-winning chef John Besh shares the lessons he learned from his mentors through 140 accessible recipes and cooking lessons. Featuring lush photography, inspiring personal stories, and a rich expanse of culinary knowledge, Cooking from the Heart is the next best thing to having an apprenticeship with Chef Besh.

Cooking from the Heart, Chef John Besh’s third cookbook, revisits the locations, lessons, and mentors that shaped his culinary journey. From Germany’s Black Forest to the mountains of Provence, each chapter highlights heartfelt memories and delicious recipes—the framework for his love of food.

The all-new, easy-to-follow recipes, complete with regional substitution suggestions, make creating upscale farm-to-table dishes accessible for any at-home chef. The rich production values and personal narrative make this cookbook an equally engaging read.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781449430566
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Publication date: 10/29/2013
Series: John Besh Series , #3
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 1,229,523
Product dimensions: 9.62(w) x 11.30(h) x 1.36(d)

About the Author

James Beard Award-winner John Besh is a renowned chef, owner of nine restaurants, host of John Besh’s Family Table on public television, and author of the best-selling cookbooks My New Orleans and My Family Table. He lives with his wife and four boys outside New Orleans, Louisiana.

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