Books Jerry Traunfeld Books by Jerry Traunfeld Jerry Traunfeld has written books about: Nonfiction Food & Wine Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Jerry Traunfeld Dive into a Sea of Good Summer Food May 26, 2006 Summer is the time to eat. There's no better opportunity to make the most of what the season — and your local farmer's stand — have to offer. Cookbooks can help. Food writer Bonny Wolf rounds up 10 to take you through the season. Dive into a Sea of Good Summer Food Listen Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5429347/5441822" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Recipes: 'The Herbal Kitchen' May 26, 2006 Jerry Traunfeld is the chef at Herbfarm restaurant outside Seattle. Not surprisingly, he thinks the secret to transforming the ordinary to the extraordinary is fresh herbs. His The Herbal Kitchen comes recommended by Bonny Wolf in her summer roundup of cookbooks.