Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for a friend or family member who loves to cook, inspiration to kick-start your adventures with cooking in the new year, or delicious new recipe ideas for your next get-together, look no further than Tommy’s list of “must have” cookbooks!
The cookbooks below are what the Tommy’s Superfoods team swears by…we guarantee that you’ll find lots of super tasty #plantpowered recipes between their covers.
Impatient Foodie: 100 Delicious Recipes for a Hectic, Time-Starved World
The Impatient Foodie (Elettra Wiedemann) proves the “slow food” movement doesn’t have to mean meals that take a long time to prepare. Loaded with shortcuts, shopping lists, and dozens of handy and delicious recipes for busy people, this easy-to-navigate cookbook shows how to cook in a time efficient way.
Plant-Based on a Budget
Michelle Cehn and Toni Okamoto, creators of The Friendly Vegan Cookbook, return with a book that’s full of simple, delicious plant-based recipes. Their guide will show you how to create vegan meals like Hella Healthy Mac ‘n’ Cheese, Bodacious Black Bean BBQ Burgers, Herbed Polenta Fries and PB&J Chia Pudding Parfait without breaking your grocery budget. Bonus! If you buy the cookbook, you’ll get invited to an exclusive facebook group for sharing plant-based recipes.
David Tanis Market Cooking: Recipes and Revelations, Ingredient by Ingredient
David Tanis writes the weekly “City Kitchen” column for The New York Times’ food section. He’s passionate about simple home cooking using seasonal produce from farmers’ markets. His recipes explore the cuisines of Europe, Asia, and the Americas.
The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Come and Get It! Simple, Scrumptious Recipes for Crazy Busy Lives
Ree Drummond, also known as The Pioneer Woman, is a popular blogger and TV show host. In her latest cookbook, recipes are categorized by topics such as Under 30 Minutes, Sheet Pan Suppers, Meatless Marvels, and more. Her food might be fast, but these recipes are simply scrumptious and just what is needed when faced with the demands of our crazy busy life!
The Home Cook: Recipes to Know by Heart
In her latest recipe collection, Alex Guarnaschelli blends sophisticated modern flavors with culinary simplicity and “real food” inspired by her parents and grandparents. If you’re looking for more family time cooking together in the kitchen, this is a great book to start with.
The Healthy Meal Prep Cookbook: Easy and Wholesome Meals to Cook, Prep, Grab, and Go
Toby Amidor is a leading dietitian and recipe developer who believes that healthy and wholesome food can also be appetizing and delicious. In this book, she includes tips and strategies for healthy eating through a combination of simple recipes, meal plans, and shopping strategies.
Keto Slow Cooker & One-Pot Meals: Over 100 Simple & Delicious Low-Carb, Paleo and Primal Recipes for Weight Loss and Better Health
Even if you’re not following the keto diet, this book shows how you can enjoy low-carb soups, skillet meals and savory stews without using noodles and potatoes. If you’re looking to cut carbs from your diet, this book provides tips for cooking comforting and hearty meals.
How to Cook Everything Vegetarian: Completely Revised Tenth Anniversary Edition
Issues of personal health, environmental sustainability and ethical agriculture continue to resonate with many Americans, and they’re at the front of our mind here at Tommy’s – it’s why all our products are Non-GMO and vegan. This new edition of How to Cook Everything Vegetarian contains relevant information for today’s food-conscious family, including vegan recipes and sections for smoothies and teas.
Tommy’s Easy Holiday Sides Cookbook
Of course, we couldn’t leave out our own cookbook! Our Easy Holiday Sides cookbook contains some of our favorite side dishes with a unique Tommy’s twist. They’re nutritious, delicious, and best of all, easy!
Tommy’s veggies are great on their own, but at the holidays it’s fun to spend more time in the kitchen making an extra big meal. Making a banquet fit for a king doesn’t have to mean slaving away – skip the peeling and chopping and get a headstart on classic holiday side dishes with Tommy’s.
In addition to Tommy’s recommended cookbooks, you can also find lots of plant-based recipes and cooking tips here on the Tommy’s Superfoods website. Be sure to comment and share your favorites on social media!
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