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On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen - Harold McGee I'm compelled to bring out the fifth star.

anything less would be an injustice to 894 pages of entry-by-entry examination of a food, where it comes from, how's its processed/transported; typical methods of preparation; and scientific (this book started molecular gastronomy) / chemical examination of what is happening to the food product. it was a tremendous read on the first read-through to improve my understanding of cooking, and this book will be a permanent inclusion on the ebook bookshelf.

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