The Piglet

The Tournament of Cookbooks -- Day 9

November 19, 2010

16 of the best cookbooks of 2010. 17 talented and opinionated judges. 1 prize: the coveted Piglet Trophy.

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The Perfect Finish   Good to the Grain


Judged by: Deb Perelman

Deb Perelman

See a photo slideshow of Deb's cooking photos below, and read her decision HERE.

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gluttonforlife November 19, 2010
Deb is such a great writer and cook--I trust everything she says! And even though I live in a gluten-free house, it seems like Good to the Grain is destined for my shelf!
Phaedra November 19, 2010
love love love Good To The Grain- I'm glad Boyce was the winner because it's a fantastic resource in our kitchen!
Kitchen B. November 19, 2010
I love oatmeal pancakes - I grind some up with bran, mix with my plain flour and have a nutritious (somewhat) pancake mix. Gorgeous photos!
pauljoseph November 19, 2010