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Ina Garten's Most Popular Cookbook Is The Supreme Hosting Manual
Ina Garten is known as the host of the series “Barefoot Contessa,” but she’s most known for her cookbooks. If you’re looking for recipes and hosting tips, there’s one you need.
“Barefoot Contessa: Foolproof,” which was published in 2012, is packed with so much more than just meal inspiration. It’s the ultimate manual for any dinner or cocktail party.
According to Publisher’s Weekly, “Foolproof” was the top-selling cookbook that year. Garten outlines the way individual recipes can be used to develop a hosting “game plan.”
The cookbook offers a range of menus for various occasions and also includes cocktail recipes for drinks that will pair well with these meals.
It is a step-by-step guide that will help you orient yourself to each task. Even if you’re already comfortable in your abilities, you can still pick and choose from the recipes.