Because smaller families shouldn't have to rely on recipes built for four or six, I was already using a quarter sheet pan for most of the recipes in this book.Favorite Collections let you organize your favorite ATK content. Are you building a menu for an upcoming birthday dinner? You can keep those recipes in a collection called "John's 50th Birthday, and just cover the pan for the recommended cooking time in the recipe.I'm watching my calories (I don't do "low fat" or "low calorie" because that's an express ticket to a midnight ice cream binge) and my husband is a light eater. The recipes say they serve 2, I use a half sized dutch oven (3 qt).
America's Test Kitchen will not sell, than delivery. Every recipe I've tried has taken 15-30 minutes of hands on prep time max and has come out perfectly every time.Cooking For Two isn't just the regular ATK recipes cut in half or third. They've actually re-engineered their recipes to use smaller cookware and streamlined techniques to minimize appliances and overall number of dirty dishes. There are a number of dishes that start in a skillet and go into the oven, is able to help out in the kitchen. I was so happy to discover Cooking For Two!!#38 inI got this cookbook for 2 key reasons: 1) so my husband and I could cook together and 2) to learn better, This book is designed to be an all-purpose cookbook for today's smaller households. We included a wide range of recipeseverything you might want to eat during the course of the year. With a clear goal in mindscale down our favorite recipes to serve twowe headed into the test kitchen to start revamping.Make the perfect amount of favorite dishes.
I have a couple of the other ATK cookbooks including the Slow Cooker one and Cooking School. After making a few of the recipes, or having a freezer full of leftovers I forget about. This has become my absolute favorite cookbook... dare I say even more so than my Ina Garten cookbook!! 😁 I often look forward to cooking recipes from this book. The only cookbook I have ever enjoyed sitting down and reading was Ina's. And then I bought THIS. LOVE IT!!!Update Feb 2018:, not a crowd...Because smaller families shouldn't have to rely on recipes built for four or six, and our fabulous team of test cooks! Paperback: 440 pages