"Why did you choose this product?"
The title says it all! In our travels, it is very hard to find good Tex-Mex food. The recipes in this book are super easy to make and it is delicious food. I like the author's choice of recipes that made the cut in the cookbook. Good book to have in a working kitchen where one entertains with friends....
The Homesick Texan Cookbook (Hardcover)
When Lisa Fain, a seventh-generation Texan, moved to New York City, she missed the big sky, the bluebonnets in spring, Friday night football, and her familys farm. But most of all, she missed the foods shed grown up with.
After a fruitless search for tastes of Texas in New York City, Fain took matters into her own hands. She headed into the kitchen to cook for her friends the Tex-Mex, the chili, and the country comfort dishes that reminded her of home. From cheese enchiladas drowning in chili gravy to chicken-fried steak served with cream gravy on the side, from warm bowls of chile con queso to big pots of fiery chili made without beans, Fain re-created the wonderful tastes of Texas shed always enjoyed at potlucks, church suppers, and backyard barbecues back home.
In 2006, Fain started the blog Homesick Texan to share Texan food with fellow expatriates, and the site immediately connected with readers worldwide, Texan and non-Texan alike. Now, in her long-awaited first cookbook, Fain brings the comfort of Texan home cooking to you.
Like Texas itself, the recipes in this book are varied and diverse, all filled with Fains signature twists. Theres SalpicOn, a cool shredded beef salad found along the sunny border in El Paso; Soft Cheese Tacos, a creamy plate unique to Dallas; and Houston-Style Green Salsa, an avocado and tomatillo salsa that is smooth, refreshing, and bright. There are also nibbles, such as Chipotle Pimento Cheese and Tomatillo JalapeNo Jam; sweet endings, such as Coconut Tres Leches Cake and Mexican Chocolate Chewies; and fresh takes on Texan classics, such as Coffee-Chipotle Oven Brisket, Ancho Cream Corn, and Guajillo-Chile Fish Tacos.
With more than 125 recipes, The Homesick Texan offers a true taste of the Lone Star State. So pull up a chaireveryones welcome at the Texas table!
Praise for The Homesick Texan Cookbook
|Genre||COOKING / Regional & Ethnic / American / Southwestern States|
|Publisher Date||2011-09-13 00:00:00.0|
|Unit weight||2.4 lb|
|Country of Origin||United States|
The Complete Irish Pub Cookbook: The Best of Traditional and Contempoary Irish Cooking (Hardcover)
100 Best Jewish Recipes: Traditional and Contemporary Kosher Cuisine from Around the World (Hardcover)
The Amish Canning Cookbook: Plain and Simple Living at Its Homemade Best (Paperback)
150 Best Indian, Thai, Vietnamese & More Slow Cooker Recipes (Paperback)
The Complete America's Test Kitchen TV Show Cookbook 2001-2017: Every Recipe from the Hit TV Show With Product Ra... (Hardcover)
Lucky Peach 101 Easy Asian Recipes (Hardcover)
The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Recipes from an Accidental Country Girl (Hardcover)
The Sullivan Street Bakery Cookbook (Hardcover)
The title says it all! In our travels, it is very hard to find good Tex-Mex food. The recipes in this book are super easy to make and it is delicious food. I like the author's choice of recipes that made the cut in the cookbook. Good book to have in a working kitchen where one entertains with friends.Read More
I have tried several of the recipes in this book earlier and they were great! Got this for my son for Christmas and someonelse got him one so I got to keep this one. Yeah!Read More
Questions & Answers
i read a couple of recipes online and was hooked
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
Best Reasons to Own Cooking Books
Best Reasons to Own Cooking Books from Overstock.com. Even with the internet, traditional cookbooks are still useful for casual and serious cooks alike.
15 Books to Empower Tween Girls
Learn about good books that will empower young girls, tweens and teens. Shop books for girls on Overstock.com.
Best Books to Give for Mother's Day
Best Books to Give for Mother's Day from Overstock.com. If your mom is a bookworm, use these tips to find her a literary Mother's Day gift.
How to Create Your Own Reading List
How to Create Your Own Reading List from Overstock.com. Learn how to choose books that you'll enjoy and create a useful, engaging, and fun reading list.
FAQs About Banned Books
FAQs about Banned Books from Overstock.com. Celebrate the freedom to read! Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions about banned books.
Twilight - Beyond the Novels
Twilight: Beyond the Novels from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about Twilight, the novel.
Pulitzer Prize Literature Guide
Pulitzer Prize Literature Guide from Overstock.com. Looking for something to read? Here is a list of notable Pulitzer Prize-winning books.
How to Start a Book Club
How to Start a Book Club from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about how to start a book club.
10 Fun Facts about Disney
10 Fun Facts about Disney from Overstock.com. Disney has a long, exciting history, and here are some fun and lesser known facts.
Tips on Selecting the Perfect Entertainment Gift
Tips on Selecting the Perfect Entertainment Gift from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with tips on selecting the perfect entertainment gift.
Shipping & Returns
This item will be delivered to you via USPS Trackable Media Mail or UPS Mail Innovations and will take from 2 days to 3 weeks from the time the item leaves our warehouse. *
This product is not yet released, and is expected to ship on Sep. 13, 2011.
This date is subject to change. In order to assure you receive Overstock.com's low price on this item, your credit card will be charged upon order placement. The item will ship immediately upon release.
Standard Return Policy:
Items must be returned in new or unused condition and contain all original materials included with the shipment. More Details
FINAL SALE EXCLUSION: Items marked as FINAL SALE are not returnable unless the problem you experience is the result of our error.
For your protection, all orders are screened for security purposes. If your order is selected for review, our Loss Prevention Team may contact you by phone or email. There may be a two business day delay to process your order.
** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.