Florida's Backyard

by Carrie Hanna


Formats

Softcover
£10.37
Hardcover
£15.69
Softcover
£10.37

Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 10/31/2002

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 156
ISBN : 9780759648029
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 156
ISBN : 9781403385376

About the Book

Florida’s Backyard is an inspired collection of original recipes featuring the homegrown fruits and vegetables of the Sunshine State. With an emphasis on Florida’s fresh and wholesome ingredients, Carrie Hanna has written a user-friendly book of chef-quality, kitchen-tested recipes that both skilled and novice cooks can use in their everyday cooking. Florida’s Backyard offers over 100 sophisticated and flavor-filled recipes plus informative chapters about buying fresh fish, using substitutions, stocking the pantry, entertaining with simplicity and style, reducing fat in recipes, and menu planning. Amazing soups and salads, an extensive seafood chapter, and other enticing main course dishes and desserts make this cookbook an invaluable guide for anyone seeking to capture Florida’s dynamic flavors and relaxing lifestyle.


About the Author

A native of South Florida, Carrie Hanna is a self-taught culinary expert and freelance marketing consultant. Through years of practice, testing and exploration, Carrie has developed an instinctive understanding of how to make a recipe work. Gathering ideas and insight during her travels throughout the Caribbean and in her home state, Carrie has a fine-tuned knowledge of the art of entertaining. She has applied her expertise both as a professional event planner and as a hostess in her home. A graduate of the University of Florida, she lives on Jupiter Island with her husband, Paul and their triplets – two girls, Cameron and Zan and one boy, Mark. Florida’s Backyard is a celebration of the beautiful lifestyle that Floridians treasure.