Bringing It Home

A Top Chef judge shares recipes inspired by a life of travel

About Bringing It Home (Publisher's Description)

The cookbook that Top Chef fans have been waiting for, from the celebrated judge who makes delicious food and inspired cooking accessible for home cooks.

Gail Simmons is a beloved figure in the food world who has been a popular judge on Top Chef, the number-one rated food show on cable television since its inception. In Bringing It Home, Simmons shares her best recipes and food experiences. From her travels, exploring global flavors and keeping detailed diaries, to her Top Chef culinary adventures with the world’s most notable chefs, she is always asking: “How can I bring this dish home to my own kitchen?” Her goal is to make fabulous recipes using accessible ingredients and smart, simple cooking techniques for successful family meals and easy entertaining.

From Bloody Mary Eggs to Christmas Brisket Fried Rice; from Summer Vegetable Salad with Charred Lime Vinaigrette to Banana-Cardamom Upside Down Cake with Salty Caramel, there is a recipe for everyone in the family. Simmons also shares ingredient tips, cooking techniques, and many informative “Snippets,” as well as personal and behind-the-scenes stories that will appeal to fans and food lovers everywhere.


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Shrimp & Grapefruit Salad

Shrimp & Grapefruit Salad

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 5 forks out of 5

5 forks out of 5

 

Peppery Greens with Tahini Dressing

Peppery Greens with Tahini Dressing

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 4 forks out of 5

4 forks out of 5

 

Eggs in Crispy Potato Skins

Eggs in Crispy Potato Skins

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 5 forks out of 5

5 forks out of 5

 

Vietnamese Omelet with Shrimp & Fried Shallots

 3 forks out of 5

3 forks out of 5

 

Lentil, Grilled Radicchio, & Sweet Onion Salad

Lentil, Grilled Radicchio, & Sweet Onion Salad

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 3 forks out of 5

3 forks out of 5