*FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Buy the spiral bound and use it as an instruction manual for cooking. Reviewed in the United States on January 28, 2019. the recipes in this book are good. This page works best with JavaScript. And to my surprise, this book has done such a great job educating me, I’ve noticed I’m now able to modify some of the recipes based on personal preferences! This book is good. Reviewed in the United States on July 14, 2018. I have a few wonderful Mediterranean cookbooks, and it's my go to region for culinary experiments. First, the America's Test Kitchen chefs do the best job of testing recipes, methods, ingredients, etc... so you know they'll be good. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. America's most trusted test kitchen tackles a topic with serious staying power: the Mediterranean diet. 5,099 global ratings | 1,069 global reviews, Reviewed in the United States on April 3, 2017. You may think that the salad chapter is just a bunch of ways to throw lettuce together but it is more. I'm a graduate of the CIA and this book is certainly as good as our textbooks. There are 2 things that make this book stand out. Wow! There are helpful tips on how to purchase and store produce and many great recipes with unique flavor combinations. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. As an added bonus, my cravings have turned from sugary snacks to leftovers of whatever I've whipped up in the kitchen. To be fair, most of the recipes take more than 30 minutes to prepare, and while most of the ingredients can be found at any grocery store, they aren’t items I already had in my pantry. Reviewed in the United States on July 13, 2018. There's a problem loading this menu right now. apparently, taking care of the customer and product quality are not a priority..... Not what I hoped for, extremely complicated & difficult, Reviewed in the United States on April 20, 2019. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. There is a lot of good information about Mediterranean cooking, Reviewed in the United States on April 14, 2017. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. It's helped us shift our eating habits away from meat, potatoes and pasta - although all three are included here - to healthier options. Reviewed in the United States on October 3, 2018. Just what I was looking for, hundreds of healthy and delicious recipes with good descriptions and a guide to pick up and store ingredients, so 5 stars! See all details for The Complete Mediterranean Cookbook: 500 Vibrant, Kitchen-Tested... © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. See all details for The Complete Mediterranean Cookbook: 500 Vibrant, Kitchen-Tested... © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. While the recipes are wonderful, easy to follow directions and outstanding photos, the quality of the book is terrible. Reviewed in the United States on October 3, 2018. This page works best with JavaScript. Excelent book! Recipes with a wide variety of flavorful ingredients produce consistently delicious dishes! each page is starting to come loose after a couple months of normal use. Nutritional information for each recipe is even provided! There is a great introduction which outlines how to change to a Mediterranean diet. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. The Complete Mediterranean Cookbook: 500 Vibrant, Kitchen-Tested Recipes for Living and Eating Well Every Day. Great recipes for the Mediterranean lifestyle, Reviewed in the United States on February 10, 2020, Excellent recipes, with many variations for different diet desires (vegan, etc). If you’re looking to change your diet, or for just a few great dishes, this book is a must have! My husband prepared a meal for us one evening that included three recipes from the book. Life got busy and I got Lazy. Great all around cookbook, even for gluten free people, Reviewed in the United States on August 27, 2017. I have a few wonderful Mediterranean cookbooks, and it's my go to region for culinary experiments. After researching the top healthy diets and seeing that the Mediterranean Diet is consistently in the top two, I settled on this cookbook. So, when I decided to return to the diet I grew up on I thought I would buy a good cookbook to take me back to my roots. As other reviewers noted (and I found the reviews MUCH too late), the time needed for prep for most recipes is ridiculous, the equipment required isn't something most "normal" kitchens have, nor are many of the ingredients readily or easily available, especially at a reasonable price for something where you may only use 1/4 teaspoon... Will be returning for refund. Wow! Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. My only critique is some of the "fast" recipes are only fast if you have done some prep work ahead of time. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Each and every recipe I've tried has been truly delicious and packed full of flavor. Rather, I had decided to hone my eating habits into a healthy lifestyle. If you’re looking to change your diet, or for just a few great dishes, this book is a must have! 5,099 global ratings | 1,069 global reviews, Reviewed in the United States on April 3, 2017. The authors explain why they do certain things (e.g. dried beans vs canned, brand recommendations), and excellent charts that compare different types of legumes or fish or beans. I plan to look at more ATK books. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. The description does not say that the recipes are complicated. For me personally, it may not have been the best choice but I would still give it an all star rating . With recipes from all over the region, including North Africa, Greece, Spain and Italy, you will never get bored with it. There are useful tips, explanations for why they chose a certain item (e.g. I have several ATK cookbooks, but this is now our go-to cookbook. There are fantastic, delicious recipes - yummy zucchini and feta fritters, scallops with orange/lime dressing, orzo with lemon shrimp, to name just of few of the dishes I’ve already made!!