JOANNE WEIR is host of her public television series Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence and has written 17 cookbooks, including the James Beard Award-winning "Weir Cooking in the City." In addition to her cookbook writing, Joanne is the editor-at-large for "Fine Cooking "and has contributed to "Bon Appetit, Saveur, Cooking Light, Food & Wine, Gourmet, Sunset, "and "Better Homes and Gardens." Joanne also teaches cooking classes in her home studio kitchen in San Francisco, hosts culinary journeys around the world, and is executive chef of Copita restaurant in Sausalito, California.
So many of us love the idea of whipping up a fabulous dinner during the week, but when it comes to putting the pan on the flame, we lose confidence. Do I have the skills to pull this off? Do I have the time? The answer is "yes" when you have "Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence "at your fingertips.
Award-winning cooking teacher, author, chef, and TV personality Joanne Weir demystifies cooking techniques and makes 100 delicious, main-course recipes easy and approachable. Written as the companion cookbook to her new public television show, Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence, this book will be a go-to resource for every cook, for every day, as it inspires a "you can do it" spirit in the kitchen and a confident, uncomplicated response to your daily bread: "What's for dinner tonight?"