Muy Bueno: Three Generations of Authentic Mexican Flavor

Muy Bueno: Three Generations of Authentic Mexican Flavor

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Muy Bueno: Three Generations of Authentic Mexican Flavor by Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack, Veronica Gonzalez-Smith

Now available in a hardcover gift edition! Spanning three generations, Muy Bueno offers traditional old-world northern Mexican recipes from grandmother Jeusita's kitchen; comforting south of the border home-style dishes from mother Evangelina; and innovative Latin fusion recipes from daughters Yvette and Veronica. Muy Bueno has become one of the most popular Mexican cookbooks available. This new hardcover edition features a useful guide to Mexican pantry ingredients. Whether you are hosting a casual family gathering or an elegant dinner party, Muy Bueno has the perfect recipes for entertaining with Latin flair! You'll find classics like Enchiladas Montadas ("Stacked Enchiladas"); staples like Homemade Tortillas and Toasted Chile de Arbol Salsa; and light seafood appetizers like Shrimp Ceviche and Scallop and Cucumber Cocktail. Don't forget tempting Coconut Flan and daring, dazzling cocktails like Blood Orange Mezcal Margaritas and Persimmon Mojitos. There is truly something in Muy Bueno for every taste! This edition features more than 100 easy-to-follow recipes, a glossary of chiles with photos and descriptions of each variety, step-by-step instructions with photos for how to roast chiles, make Red Chile Sauce, and assemble tamales, a rich family history shared through anecdotes, photos, personal tips, and more, and stunning color photography throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780781813044
Publisher: Hippocrene Books, Inc.
Publication date: 10/01/2012
Edition description: Bilingual
Pages: 296
Sales rank: 476,358
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

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Muy Bueno: Three Generations of Authentic Mexican Flavor 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
SylPal More than 1 year ago
Outstanding traditional recipes all in one famiy book. I also love the added cocktails in this book. The illustrations are beautiful and most of all I love the pride that my mom, Aida, has in this book as she gifted each one of her children with this cookbook. Good job!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This cookbook is awesome! Beautiful pictures for every recipe. Easy to follow recipes. Touching stories from the family. Everything I have made has been awesome...I can't imagine I will ever be disappointed with the recipes in this book. (Mexican dipping chocolate received rave reviews from my family and friends!!!)