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Bread Is Gold

Extraordinary Meals With Ordinary Ingredients

by Massimo Bottura

Paperback, 424 pages, Phaidon Press, List Price: $39.95 |


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A top-ranking award-winning chef and restaurateur describes how she prepares fantastic meals that can be cooked by anyone on any budget from "wasted" ingredients and invites 45 of the world's best chefs to offer three course meals that do the same.

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Chef Massimo Bottura creates a meal from Thanksgiving leftovers in NPR's kitchen. "The leftover is a big problem if you don't have a vision, if you don't have the knowledge of what you can do," he says. Above, he checks the breadcrumbs to make sure they're dry and fine enough to turn into a pasta called passatelli. Becky Harlan/NPR hide caption

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Less Waste, More Taste: A Master Chef Reimagines Thanksgiving Leftovers

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