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The Best Books of 2023 – Cookbooks (A Year-End List Aggregation)

“What are the best Cookbooks books released in 2023?” We looked at 264 of the top Cookbooks books, aggregating and ranking them so we could answer that very question!

The top 51 books, all appearing on 3 or more “Best Cookbooks” book lists, are ranked below by how many times they appear. The remaining 200+ titles, as well as the sources we used, are in alphabetical order on the bottom of the page.

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Previous Years: 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

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Top 51 Best Cookbooks Books From 2023



51.) 5 Ingredients Mediterranean: Simple Incredible Food written by Jamie Oliver

Lists It Appears On:

  • GQ
  • Indigo
  • Waterstones

5 Ingredients Mediterranean is everything people loved about the first book, but with the added va-va-voom of basing it on Jamie’s lifelong travels around the Mediterranean. With over 125 utterly delicious, easy-to-follow recipes, it’s all about maki…



50.) A New Way to Bake: Re-imagined Recipes for Plant-based Cakes, Bakes and Desserts written by Philip Khoury

Lists It Appears On:

  • Delicious
  • GQ
  • Los Angeles Times

A New Way to Bake reinvents and reimagines cakes, bakes and desserts, using plant-based ingredients that are available globally. Chef Philip Khoury has delved deep into patisserie in an attempt to make desserts that are ‘cleaner’, and that present fi…



49.) Bake It Better: 70 Show-Stopping Recipes to Level Up Your Baking Skills written by Matt Adlard

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Food Network
  • Waterstones

Why bake it “good enough” when you can Bake It Better? Publishers Weekly Bestseller In Bake It Better, Instagram and TikTok star Matt Adlard shares his tried-and-true baking approach to help home chefs advance from intermediate-level to master baker-…



48.) Big Heart Little Stove: Bringing Home Meals & Moments from The Lost Kitchen written by Erin French

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Boston Globe

With dishes pulled from French’s family recipe box and the menu at The Lost Kitchen, ranging from irresistible nibbles like Pecorino Puffs and Gram’s Clam Dip; to luscious soups like Golden Tomato & Peach and Potato & Lentil with Bacon and Herbs; to …



47.) Chili Crisp: 50+ Recipes to Satisfy Your Spicy, Crunchy, Garlicky Cravings written by James Park

Lists It Appears On:

  • Barnes & Noble
  • Epicurious
  • The Kitchen

If you already love chili crisp, this book is for you. If you’re new to it, this book is for you. With more than 50 recipes, Chili Crisp is here for you, wherever you are on your spicy life journey. “Chili Crisp brings me immense joy–not just becaus…



46.) Cook It Wild: Sensational Prep-Ahead Meals for Camping, Cabins, and the Great Outdoors written by Chris Nuttall-Smith

Lists It Appears On:

  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Indigo

In this game-changing camping cookbook, food writer and adventurer Chris Nuttall-Smith introduces an ingenious prep-ahead approach to eating outdoors, with 80 easy-to-make and wildly tasty recipes. “Cook It Wild showed me I can enjoy our incredible p…



45.) Ed Mitchell’s Barbeque written by Ed Mitchell and Ryan Mitchell with Zella Palmer

Lists It Appears On:

  • NPR
  • The Local Palate
  • WBUR

Ed Mitchell’s journey in the barbeque business began in 1991 with a lunch for his mama, who was grieving the loss of Ed’s father. Ed drove to the nearby Piggly Wiggly to buy a thirty-five-pound pig–that’s a small one–and fired up the coals. As smok…



44.) Everyday Grand: Soulful Recipes for Celebrating Life’s Big and Small Moments written by Jocelyn Delk Adams with Olga Massov

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bibliolifestyle
  • Food Network
  • Good Housekeeping

A joyous cookbook full of gratitude, positivity, and 80+ Southern-inspired comfort food recipes from the culinary sweetheart and blogger behind Grandbaby Cakes. Jocelyn Delk Adams believes every day deserves to be celebrated, from seemingly mundane w…



43.) Flavour written by Yotam Ottolenghi

Lists It Appears On:

  • Delicious
  • GQ
  • Waterstones



42.) Let’s Eat: 101 Recipes to Fill Your Heart & Home written by Dan Pelosi

Lists It Appears On:

  • Barnes & Noble
  • Epicurious
  • The Kitchen

In his debut cookbook, larger-than-life personality Dan Pelosi offers up a warm hug of home cooking, sharing both comfort food and connection with 101 of his nearest and dearest Italian American recipes. Some have been passed down through his family,…



41.) Made Here: Recipes & Reflections from New York City’s Asian Communities written by

Lists It Appears On:

  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • WBUR

Go from Williamsburg to Washington Heights and peek into the kitchens of NYC’s Asian-owned restaurants, from storied institutions like Cho Dang Gol and Punjabi Deli to innovative newcomers such as Pecking House and Falansai….



40.) Make It Japanese: Simple Recipes for Everyone: A Cookbook written by Rie McClenny with Sanaë Lemoine

Lists It Appears On:

  • Good Housekeeping
  • Los Angeles Times
  • NPR

Make It Japanese reflects Rie McClenny journey from her birthplace of Japan to the United States and how she learned to cook heartfelt recipes from scratch, often using only ingredients from her local supermarket. Throughout her culinary career, from…



39.) Mayumu: Filipino American Desserts Remixed written by Abi Balingit

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bibliolifestyle
  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times

Now Abi shares some of these cult-favorite desserts with Mayumu (which means “sweet” in one of the 8 major languages in Philippines), an incredibly fresh baking book of 75 recipes that span from the never-before-seen, incredibly inventive flavor comb…



38.) More Is More: Get Loose in the Kitchen: A Cookbook written by Molly Baz

Lists It Appears On:

  • Barnes & Noble
  • Good Housekeeping
  • NPR

In her bestselling debut cookbook, Cook This Book, Molly Baz taught the cooking essentials and put her love for mortadella and dill on blast. In More Is More, she’s teaching cooks how to level up their cooking, loosen up in front of that ripping hot …



37.) Mother Tongue: Flavours of a Second Generation written by Gurdeep Loyal

Lists It Appears On:

  • Delicious
  • Observer Food
  • Waterstones

Born in Britain to Indian parents, Gurd felt constantly pulled by the clashing expectations of both cultures. But through his passion for food and cooking he was able to embrace the delicious contradictions of his plural British Indian identity.In Mo…



36.) Natasha’s Kitchen: 100+ Easy Family-Favorite Recipes You’ll Make Again and Again: A Cookbook written by Natasha Kravchuk

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Barnes & Noble
  • The Kitchen

In 1989, four-year-old Natasha Kravchuk and her family entered the United States as refugees from Ukraine. Her mother was an amazing cook and spoiled her family with delicious meals, so Natasha never learned how to cook until she got married and had …



35.) Pasta Every Day: Make It, Shape It, Sauce It, Eat It written by Meryl Feinstein

Lists It Appears On:

  • Boston Globe
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Vice

From doughs and shapes to fillings and sauces, this “new essential” (Food & Wine) is the simplest guide to making fresh pasta at home from the creator of Pasta Social Club, full of easier-than-you-think techniques and spectacularly beautiful results….



34.) Pub Kitchen: The Ultimate Modern British Food Bible written by Tom Kerridge

Lists It Appears On:

  • Delicious
  • GQ
  • Waterstones

A feast of recipes that bring elevated pub food into the home kitchen . . . Tom Kerridge has gone back to his heartland with over 100 recipes that celebrate modern British cooking…



33.) Salad Seasons: Vegetable Forward Dishes All Year written by Sheela Prakash

Lists It Appears On:

  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • The Kitchen
  • Wired

With a focus on approachable, flexible recipes that are easy to prepare and bring vegetables to the center of the plate, Salad Seasons will inspire home cooks to eat well and live well….



32.) Shabbat: Recipes and Rituals From My Table To Yours written by Adeena Sussman

Lists It Appears On:

  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • WBUR

Instant New York Times bestseller Named a Best Cookbook for Fall 2023 by Food & Wine, Eater, and Simply Recipes The author of Sababa returns with a collection of good-for-the-soul recipes that embody the spirit and pleasures of Shabbat As a child, Ad…



31.) Sofreh: A Contemporary Approach to Classic Persian Cuisine written by Nasim Alikhani

Lists It Appears On:

  • Epicurious
  • Los Angeles Times
  • WBUR

The much-anticipated cookbook–an exquisite collection of Persian recipes–from the James Beard-nominated chef of Sofreh, one of Brooklyn’s most acclaimed restaurants. “I got lost in the flavors of Nasim’s mint oil, saffron rice pudding, and meltingl…



30.) Sohn-mat: Recipes and Flavors of Korean Home Cooking written by Monica Lee and Tien Nguyen

Lists It Appears On:

  • Los Angeles Times
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • Vice

From one of the country’s most beloved Korean restaurants, a master class in making the iconic Korean stew, soon tofu chigae, with recipes for everything to serve alongside it, including kimchi, banchan, grilled meats, and more. Monica Lee opened Bev…



29.) The Book of Sichuan Chili Crisp: Spicy Recipes and Stories from Fly By Jing’s Kitchen written by Jing Gao

Lists It Appears On:

  • Los Angeles Times
  • NPR
  • WBUR

Born in Chengdu and raised everywhere, chef and entrepreneur Jing Gao has introduced America to the hot, tingly sensation of chili crisp and the Sichuan flavors that inspire it, first through her wildly successful Kickstarter campaign and currently t…



28.) The Everlasting Meal Cookbook: Leftovers A-Z written by Tamar Adler

Lists It Appears On:

  • Los Angeles Times
  • Smithsonian
  • Wired

Most of us look around the kitchen and struggle to use up everything we buy, and then when it comes to leftovers we’re stuck. That’s where Tamar Adler can help–her area of culinary expertise is finding delicious destinies for leftovers. Whether it’s…



27.) The Global Pantry Cookbook: Transform Your Everyday Cooking with Tahini, Gochujang, Miso, and Other Irresistible Ingredients written by Scott Mowbray and Ann Taylor Pittman

Lists It Appears On:

  • Los Angeles Times
  • NPR
  • The Local Palate

Make the most succulent pot roast ever with oyster sauce. Transform a broiled salmon filet with miso. Give an irresistible kick to chicken wings with gochujang. Turn out the crunchiest French toast with panko breadcrumbs. Use Mexican chorizo to add d…



26.) The Pepperpot Diaries: Stories From My Caribbean Table written by Andi Oliver

Lists It Appears On:

  • Delicious
  • Observer Food
  • Waterstones

Andi Oliver’s deeply personal exploration of Caribbean food showcasing both traditional and new recipes, cherished ingredients, and vibrant flavors from across the region The ingredients we use in Caribbean cookery tell a story–and it’s a huge, swir…



25.) The Pioneer Woman Cooks―Dinner’s Ready!: 112 Fast and Fabulous Recipes for Slightly Impatient Home Cooks written by Ree Drummond

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bibliolifestyle
  • Food Network
  • The Kitchen

The #1 New York Times bestselling author and Food Network favorite The Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond returns with an exciting new cookbook filled with no-fuss family recipes for dinners, desserts, and more….



24.) A Splash of Soy: Everyday Food from Asia written by Lara Lee

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bibliolifestyle
  • Epicurious
  • NPR
  • Waterstones

Named after the simplicity and usefulness of soy, Lara Lee’s new cookbook introduces 80 game-changing recipes that close the gap between classic Asian dishes and quick-to-table family meals. There are recipes that only require a little chopping and a…



23.) For the Culture: Phenomenal Black Women and Femmes in Food written by Klancy Miller

Lists It Appears On:

  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Smithsonian
  • The Kitchen

Chef and writer Klancy Miller found her own way by trial and error–as a pastry chef, recipe developer, author, and founder of For the Culture magazine–but what if she had known then what she knows now? What if she had known the extraordinary women …



22.) Latinísimo: Home Recipes from the Twenty-One Countries of Latin America written by Sandra A. Gutierrez

Lists It Appears On:

  • Boston Globe
  • Food Network
  • The Local Palate
  • WBUR

Gutierrez shares more than three hundred everyday dishes–plus countless variations–that home cooks everywhere will want to replicate. Divided by ingredient–Beans, Corn, Yuca, Quinoa, and almost two dozen more–and featuring an extensive pantry sec…



21.) National Dish written by Anya von Bremzen

Lists It Appears On:

  • Observer Food
  • Shepherd
  • The Guardian
  • WBUR

In this engrossing and timely journey to the crossroads of food and identity, award-winning writer Anya von Bremzen explores six of the world’s most fascinating and iconic culinary cultures–France, Italy, Japan, Spain, Mexico, and Turkey–brilliantl…



20.) Still We Rise: A Love Letter to the Southern Biscuit with Over 70 Sweet and Savory Recipes written by Erika Council

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bibliolifestyle
  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • The Local Palate

A love letter to the Southern biscuit, honoring its place in Black culinary culture and beyond with over 70 delicious recipes. Still We Rise is a tribute to the glories of flour, butter, and buttermilk baked tall, tender, and flaky. Erika Council is …



19.) Asada: The Art of Mexican-Style Grilling written by Bricia Lopez and Javier Cabral

Lists It Appears On:

  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • NPR
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • Wired

Bricia Lopez and Javier Cabral, the James Beard Award-nominated authors of Oaxaca, are back with the first major cookbook about how to create asada–Mexican-style grilled meat–at home. In millions of backyards across Southern California, an asada me…



18.) More Than Cake: 100 Baking Recipes Built for Pleasure and Community written by Natasha Pickowicz

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Chatelaine
  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Smithsonian

The sumptuous debut cookbook from celebrated baker, activist, and pastry “it girl” Natasha Pickowicz * Named a Best New Cookbook of Spring 2023 by Food & Wine, Eater, and more Natasha Pickowicz is a creative force in the world of baking. Her pastries…



17.) My Everyday Lagos: Nigerian Cooking at Home and in the Diaspora written by Yewande Komolafe

Lists It Appears On:

  • Boston Globe
  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Los Angeles Times

My Everyday Lagos consists of 75 dishes that are all served in recipe developer and food stylist Yewande Komolafe’s fast-paced, ever-changing home city of Lagos. These recipes reflect the regional cooking of the country and reveal two complementary q…



16.) Sweet Enough written by Alison Roman

Lists It Appears On:

  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bibliolifestyle
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • Vice
  • Waterstones

Before Alison Roman made recipes so perfect that they go by one name–The Cookie, The Pasta, The Lemon Cake–she was a restaurant pastry chef who spent most of her time learning to make things the hard way. She studied flavor, technique, and precisio…



15.) The Secret of Cooking: Recipes for an Easier Life in the Kitchen written by Bee Wilson

Lists It Appears On:

  • Delicious
  • NPR
  • Observer Food
  • Waterstones
  • WBUR

Do you wish you could cook more, but don’t know where to start? Bee Wilson has spent years collecting cooking “secrets” ways of speeding cooking up or slowing it down, strategies for days when you are stretched for time, and other ideas for when you …



14.) Baking Yesteryear: The Best Recipes from the 1900s to the 1980s written by B. Dylan Hollis

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Food Network
  • Indigo
  • Shepherd
  • Waterstones

The #1 New York Times Bestseller A decade-by-decade cookbook that highlights the best (and a few of the worst) baking recipes from the 20th century Friends of baking, are you sick and tired of making the same recipes again and again? Then look no fur…



13.) Made in Taiwan: Recipes and Stories from the Island Nation written by Clarissa Wei with Ivy Chen

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Epicurious
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Los Angeles Times
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • Wired

An in-depth exploration of the vibrant food and culture of Taiwan, including never-before-seen exclusive recipes and gorgeous photography. Taipei-based food journalist Clarissa Wei presents Made in Taiwan, a cookbook that celebrates the island nation…



12.) The Cookie That Changed My Life: And More Than 100 Other Classic Cakes, Cookies, Muffins, and Pies That Will Change Yours written by Nancy Silverton with Carolynn Carreño

Lists It Appears On:

  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • NPR
  • Vice
  • WBUR

The eagerly anticipated baking bible from America’s most respected authority: 100+ recipes for cookies, cakes, breads, breakfast pastries, and much more. “Nancy Silverton baked a brioche so perfect that it brought Julia Child to tears…Nancy showed …



11.) Company: The Radically Casual Art of Cooking for Others written by Amy Thielen

Lists It Appears On:

  • Boston Globe
  • Epicurious
  • Good Housekeeping
  • NPR
  • The Kitchen
  • WBUR
  • Wired

With a feast of gorgeous photography and plenty of down-in-the-pan cooking nerdery, Company encourages a return to the habit, and the joy, of cooking for family and friends….



10.) Ever-Green Vietnamese: Super-Fresh Recipes, Starring Plants from Land and Sea written by Andrea Nguyen

Lists It Appears On:

  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Los Angeles Times
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • The Kitchen
  • WBUR

Plant-based cooking meets the dynamic flavors of Vietnamese cuisine in these 125+ recipes and variations–from the James Beard Award-winning author of Vietnamese Food Every Day Although many people think of Vietnamese cooking as beefy pho and meat-fi…



9.) Invitation to a Banquet: The Story of Chinese Food written by Fuchsia Dunlop

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • NPR
  • Observer Food
  • Shepherd
  • Smithsonian
  • Waterstones
  • WBUR

In Invitation to a Banquet, award-winning cook and writer Fuchsia Dunlop explores the history, philosophy, and techniques of Chinese culinary culture. In each chapter, she examines a classic dish, from mapo tofu to Dongpo pork, knife-scraped noodles …



8.) Portico: Cooking and Feasting in Rome’s Jewish Kitchen written by Leah Koenig

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Boston Globe
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Shepherd
  • Smithsonian
  • Vice
  • WBUR

Leah Koenig’s recipes showcase the cuisine’s elegantly understated vegetables, saucy braised meats and stews, rustic pastas, resplendent olive oil-fried foods, and never-too-sweet desserts. Home cooks can explore classics of the Roman Jewish repertoi…



7.) Simply West African: Easy, Joyful Recipes for Every Kitchen written by Pierre Thiam with Lisa Katayama

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bibliolifestyle
  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • Smithsonian
  • Vice

Experience the vibrant cuisines of West Africa any night of the week with 80 easy, accessible recipes “Chef Pierre Thiam offers an entry point into the cooking of a region that has been ignored by the mainstream food culture for way too long.”–Jessi…



6.) Snacking Bakes: Simple Recipes for Cookies, Bars, Brownies, Cakes and More written by Yossy Arefi

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bibliolifestyle
  • Boston Globe
  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Good Housekeeping
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • The Kitchen

60 accessible, anytime recipes for delectable cookies, cakes, brownies, and bars that need only one bowl and easy-to-find ingredients, from the award-winning author of Snacking Cakes “Snacking Bakes is packed with Yossy’s trademark crave-worthy sweet…



5.) Start Here: Instructions for Becoming a Better Cook written by Sohla El-Waylly

Lists It Appears On:

  • Boston Globe
  • Epicurious
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Indigo
  • NPR
  • The Kitchen
  • WBUR

A practical, information-packed, and transformative guide to becoming a better cook and conquering the kitchen, Start Here is a must-have master class in leveling up your cooking. Across a dozen technique-themed chapters–from “Temperature Management…



4.) Tenderheart: A Cookbook About Vegetables and Unbreakable Family Bonds written by Hetty Lui McKinnon

Lists It Appears On:

  • Boston Globe
  • Chatelaine
  • Epicurious
  • Good Housekeeping
  • NPR
  • Vice
  • WBUR

Tenderheart is a loving homage to her father, a Chinese immigrant in Australia, told in flavorful, vegetarian recipes. Growing up as part of a Chinese family in Australia, McKinnon formed a deep appreciation for her bicultural identity, and for her f…



3.) The World Central Kitchen Cookbook: Feeding Humanity, Feeding Hope written by José Andrés

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Boston Globe
  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Los Angeles Times
  • NPR
  • The Local Palate
  • WBUR
  • Wired

A captivating collection of stories and recipes from renowned chefs, local cooks, and celebrity friends of José Andrés’s beloved nonprofit World Central Kitchen (WCK), which feeds communities impacted by natural disasters and humanitarian crises; wit…



2.) Juke Joints, Jazz Clubs & Juice: Cocktails From Two Centuries of African American Cookbooks written by Toni Tipton-Martin

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Boston Globe
  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Los Angeles Times
  • The Kitchen
  • The Local Palate
  • Vice
  • WBUR

Discover the fascinating history of Black mixology and its enduring influence on American cocktail culture through 70 rediscovered, modernized, or celebrated recipes, by the James Beard Award-winning author of Jubilee. Juke Joints, Jazz Clubs, and Ju…



1.) Veg-table: Recipes, Techniques, and Plant Science for Big-Flavored, Vegetable-Focused Meals written by Nik Sharma

Lists It Appears On:

  • Boston Globe
  • Chatelaine
  • Delicious
  • Epicurious
  • Food Network
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Los Angeles Times
  • NPR
  • Vice
  • Waterstones
  • WBUR

From the bestselling author of The Flavor Equation and Season and winner of the 2023 IACP Trailblazer Award: A fascinating exploration of the unique wonders of more than fifty vegetables through captivating research, stunning photography, and techniq…




The 200+ Additional Best Cookbooks Books Released In 2023



52) 100 Morning Treats: With Muffins, Rolls, Biscuits, Sweet and Savory Breakfast Breads, and More – Sarah Kieffer List: (Epicurious, NPR)

53) 50 Pies, 50 States: An Immigrant’s Love Letter to the United States Through Pie – Stacey Mei Yan Fong List: (Food Network, GQ)

54) A Cook’s Book: The Essential Nigel Slater – Nigel Slater List: (Good Housekeeping, Wired)

55) A Middle Eastern Pantry – Lior Lev Sercarz with Emily Stephenson List: (Food Network, Wired)

56) An A-Z of Pasta : Recipes for Shapes and Sauces, from Alfabeto to Ziti, and Everything in Between – Rachel Roddy List: (Bibliolifestyle, GQ)

57) Andaza: A Memoir of Food, Flavour and Freedom in the Pakistani Kitchen – Sumayya Usmani List: (Delicious, Waterstones)

58) Bake Smart: Sweets and Secrets from My Oven to Yours – Samantha Seneviratne List: (Food Network, The Kitchen)

59) Basics with Babish: Recipes for Screwing Up, Trying Again, and Hitting It Out of the Park – Andrew Rea List: (Amazon, Barnes & Noble)

60) Bitter – Alexina Anatole List: (Delicious, Waterstones)

61) Brutto: A (Simple) Florentine Cookbook – Russell Norman List: (Delicious, Waterstones)

62) Comfort and Joy: Irresistible Pleasures from a Vegetarian Kitchen – Ravinder Bhogal List: (Delicious, Waterstones)

63) Cook It Up: Bold Moves for Family Foods – List: (Food Network, The Kitchen)

64) Cucina Povera: The Italian Way of Transforming Humble Ingredients into Unforgettable Meals – List: (Delicious, Food Network)

65) Flavor + Us – Rahanna Bisseret Martinez List: (Epicurious, The Kitchen)

66) Honey – Amy Newsome List: (GQ, Observer Food)

67) Imad’s Syrian Kitchen – Imad Alarnab List: (GQ, Waterstones)

68) Indian Flavor Every Day : Simple Recipes and Smart Techniques to Inspire – List: (Bibliolifestyle, Food Network)

69) Joshua Weissman: Texture Over Taste – Joshua Weissman List: (Amazon, Barnes & Noble)

70) Love Is A Pink Cake: Irresistible Bakes for Morning, Noon and Night from the Founder of Violet Bakery – Claire Ptak List: (Observer Food, WBUR)

71) Ottolenghi Test Kitchen: Extra Good Things – Noor Murad List: (Chatelaine, GQ)

72) Pomegranates & Artichokes: A Food Journey From Iran to Italy – Saghar Setareh List: (Boston Globe, Delicious)

73) Pulp – Abra Berens List: (Epicurious, Vice)

74) Seafood Simple: A Cookbook – Eric Ripert List: (Amazon, Bibliolifestyle)

75) Seed to Plate, Soil to Sky: Modern Plant-Based Recipes using Native American Ingredients – Lois Ellen Frank, Ph.D., and Walter Whitewater List: (Forks Over Knives, Vice)

76) Signature Cocktails – Amanda Schuster List: (Epicurious, Vice)

77) South of Somewhere: Recipes and Stories from My Life in South Africa, South Korea & the American South – Dale Gray List: (Chatelaine, The Local Palate)

78) Tandoori Home Cooking: Over 70 Classic Indian Tandoori Recipes to Cook at Home – Maunika Gowardhan List: (Epicurious, Waterstones)

79) Tasting History: Explore the Past through 4,000 Years of Recipes (A Cookbook) – Max Miller List: (Indigo, Shepherd)

80) The Dinner Party Project: A No-Stress Guide to Food With Friends – List: (Bibliolifestyle, Los Angeles Times)

81) The Farm Table – Julius Roberts List: (Delicious, Waterstones)

82) The Flavour Thesaurus: More Flavours: Plant-led Pairings, Recipes and Ideas for Cooks – Niki Segnit List: (GQ, Waterstones)

83) The Indonesian Table – List: (Food Network, Los Angeles Times)

84) The Lula Cafe Cookbook – Jason Hammel List: (Eater Chicago, Vice)

85) The Rice Book – Sri Owen List: (Observer Food, The Guardian)

86) Ultra-Processed People: The Science Behind Food That Isn’t Food – Chris van Tulleken List: (NPR, Smithsonian)

87) Vegetable Revelations: Inspiration for Produce-Forward Cooking – Steven Satterfield List: (Epicurious, The Local Palate)

88) Vietnamese Vegetarian – Uyen Luu List: (Delicious, Waterstones)

89) Yogurt & Whey: Recipes of an Iranian Immigrant Life – List: (Los Angeles Times, WBUR)

90) #ItsFine: Lose weight eating the food you love – Ben Smith List: (Waterstones)

91) A Kind Of Love Story – Tom Sellers List: (GQ)

92) A Passion for Whisky: How the Tiny Scottish Island of Islay Creates Malts that Captivate the World – Ian Wisniewski List: (Waterstones)

93) A Slice of Fried Gold: Taste my Memories – Nick Frost List: (Waterstones)

94) A Table Full of Love: Recipes to Comfort, Seduce, Celebrate & Everything Else in Between – Skye McAlpine List: (Waterstones)

95) A Very Chinese Cookbook: 100 Recipes from China and Not China (But Still Really Chinese) – Kevin Pang List: (Amazon)

96) Absolut. Cocktails: Absolut Vodka Drinks For Every Occasion – Absolut Vodka List: (Waterstones)

97) Agave Spirits – Gary Paul Nabhan List: (Shepherd)

98) Ammu – Asma Khan List: (GQ)

99) Anna Olson’s Baking Wisdom: The Complete Guide: Everything You Need To Know To Make You A Better Baker (with 150+ Recipes) – Anna Olson List: (Indigo)

100) Anything You Can Cook, I Can Cook Vegan – Richard Makin List: (Waterstones)

101) Apex Legends: The Official Cookbook – List: (The Gamer)

102) Asian Green – Ching-He Huang List: (GQ)

103) Bake Me a Cat: 50 Purrfect Recipes for Edible Kitty Cakes, Cookies and More! – Kim-Joy List: (Waterstones)

104) Bake Your Heart Out: Foolproof Recipes to Level Up Your Home Baking – List: (Food Network)

105) Baking For Pleasure – List: (Delicious)

106) Bao Family Cookbook: Recipes from the Eight Culinary Regions of China – Céline Chung and team, photos by Grégoire Kalt List: (NPR)

107) Black Rican Vegan: Fire Plant-Based Recipes from a Bronx Kitchen – Lyana Blount List: (Amazon)

108) Bored of Lunch: The Healthy Air Fryer Book – Nathan Anthony List: (Waterstones)

109) BOSH! Meat: Signed Exclusive Edition – Henry Firth List: (Waterstones)

110) Bread and Roses: 100+ Grain-Forward Recipes Featuring Global Ingredients and Botanicals – List: (Los Angeles Times)

111) Chetna’s Indian Feasts: Everyday meals and easy entertaining – Chetna Makan List: (NPR)

112) Comfort Eating: What We Eat When Nobody’s Looking: Signed Edition – Grace Dent List: (Waterstones)

113) Cook, Eat, Repeat – Nigella Lawson List: (GQ)

114) Crave: Bold Recipes That Make You Want Seconds – Karen Akunowicz List: (Amazon)

115) Curry Guy One Pot – Dan Toombs List: (Waterstones)

116) Dark Rye and Honey Cake – List: (Delicious)

117) Diablo: The Official Cookbook: Recipes And Tales From The Inns Of Sanctuary – List: (The Gamer)

118) Did You Eat Yet? : Craveable Recipes from an All-American Asian Chef – List: (Bibliolifestyle)

119) Dishoom: From Bombay With Love – List: (GQ)

120) Dr Rupy Cooks: Over 100 easy, healthy, flavourful recipes: Signed Edition – Dr Rupy Aujla List: (Waterstones)

121) Dragon Age: The Official Cookbook: Taste Of Thedas – List: (The Gamer)

122) East – Meera Sodha List: (GQ)

123) East Winds – Riaz Phillips List: (The Guardian)

124) Easy Vegan Bible – Katy Beskow List: (GQ)

125) Eat to Beat Your Diet – William W Li List: (Shepherd)

126) Eat Well with Arthritis: Over 85 delicious recipes from Arthritis Foodie – Emily Johnson List: (Waterstones)

127) Eating Does It: Healing Ourselves and Our Planet With Food – Kathy Pollard List: (Forks Over Knives)

128) Egg Rolls & Sweet Tea – List: (The Local Palate)

129) Every Cocktail Has a Twist – Carey Jones and John McCarthy List: (Epicurious)

130) Fake Meat – Isa Chandra Moskowitz List: (Vice)

131) Family Style: Memories of an American From Vietnam – Thien Pham List: (NPR)

132) Feel Good in 15: Signed Edition – Joe Wicks List: (Waterstones)

133) Fermenter: DIY Fermentation for Vegan Fare – Aaron Adams and Liz Crain List: (Wired)

134) Finch Bakery: Disco Bakes and Party Cakes: Signed Edition – Lauren Finch List: (Waterstones)

135) Fish Butchery: Mastering The Catch, Cut, And Craft – Josh Niland List: (Amazon)

136) Fish For Dinner – List: (Delicious)

137) Fitwaffle’s Baked In One – Eloise Head List: (Waterstones)

138) Food of the Italian Islands – Katie Parla List: (Vice)

139) Fraiche Food, Fuller Hearts: Wholesome Everyday Recipes Made With Love – Jillian Harris List: (Indigo)

140) Gennaro’s Cucina: Hearty Money-Saving Meals from an Italian Kitchen – Gennaro Contaldo List: (Waterstones)

141) GET BAKED: Sensational Cakes, Bakes & Desserts – Rich Myers List: (Waterstones)

142) Giuseppe’s Easy Bakes: Sweet Italian Treats – Giuseppe Dell’Anno List: (Waterstones)

143) Gluten Free Christmas: Signed Edition – Becky Excell List: (Waterstones)

144) God of War: The Official Cookbook – List: (The Gamer)

145) Halo: The Official Cookbook – List: (The Gamer)

146) Hendrick’s Gin’s The Curious Cocktail Cabinet: 100 recipes for remarkable gin cocktails – Ally Martin List: (Waterstones)

147) Here We Go Again: Recipes and Inspiration to Level Up Your Leftovers – List: (Los Angeles Times)

148) Holy Food: How Cults, Communes, and Religious Movements Influenced What We Eat – Christina Ward List: (Eater Chicago)

149) Homemade Simple: Effortless Dishes for a Busy Life – Amanda Haas List: (Amazon)

150) How Not to Age – Dr. Michael Greger, M.D., F.A.C.L.M. List: (Forks Over Knives)

151) Hugh Johnson Pocket Wine 2024 – Hugh Johnson List: (Waterstones)

152) I Could Nosh : Classic Jew-ish Recipes Revamped for Every Day – List: (Bibliolifestyle)

153) I’ll Bring The Cake : Recipes for Every Season and Every Occasion – List: (Bibliolifestyle)

154) Ice: From Mixed Drinks to Skating Rinks – a Cool History of a Hot Commodity – Amy Brady List: (NPR)

155) Ikoyi, A Journey Through Bold Heat with Recipes: Signed Edition – Jeremy Chan List: (Waterstones)

156) In Mary’s Kitchen: Stress-Free Recipes for Every Home Cook – Mary Berg List: (Indigo)

157) Italy by Ingredients: Artisanal Foods, Modern Recipes – List: (WBUR)

158) James Martin’s Spanish Adventure: 80 Fantastic Recipes From Around Spain: Signed Edition – James Martin List: (Waterstones)

159) Jane’s Patisserie Everyday – Jane Dunn List: (Waterstones)

160) Japan: The Vegetarian Cookbook – List: (Los Angeles Times)

161) Kitchen Person – Rachel Cooke List: (Observer Food)

162) Knife Drop – Nick DiGiovanni List: (Shepherd)

163) Kugels & Collards: Stories of Food, Family, and Tradition in Jewish South Carolina – List: (The Local Palate)

164) Ladurée: Sucré, the Recipes – List: (Los Angeles Times)

165) Land of Milk and Honey – C Pam Zhang List: (NPR)

166) Love Japan: Recipes from our Japanese American Kitchen – List: (Food Network)

167) Lunar Love – Lauren Kung Jessen List: (NPR)

168) Made in Bangladesh: Recipes and Stories from a Home Kitchen – Dina Begum List: (Waterstones)

169) Made in Chicago: Stories Behind 30 Great Hometown Bites – Monica Eng and and David Hammond List: (Eater Chicago)

170) Magic: The Gathering: The Official Cookbook: Cuisines of the Multiverse – List: (The Gamer)

171) Magnolia table volume 3: A Collection of Recipes for Gathering – Joanna Gaines List: (Indigo)

172) Mary Makes it Easy: The new ultimate stress-free cookbook – Mary Berry List: (Waterstones)

173) Maydān: Recipes from Lebanon and Beyond – Rose Previte List: (Epicurious)

174) Med: A Cookbook – Claudia Roden List: (GQ)

175) Michel Roux at Home: The perfect gift for foodies this Christmas – Michel Roux Jr. List: (Waterstones)

176) Midwestern Food: A Chef’s Guide to the Surprising History of a Great American Cuisine, with More Than 100 Tasty Recipes – Paul Fehribach List: (Eater Chicago)

177) Mind over Batter: 75 Recipes for Baking as Therapy – List: (Food Network)

178) Mob 6: Tasty 6-Ingredient Meals – Mob List: (Waterstones)

179) More Daily Veg – Joe Woodhouse List: (The Guardian)

180) My Pokemon Baking Book – List: (The Gamer)

181) Nadiya Bakes – Nadiya Hussain List: (GQ)

182) Nadiya’s Simple Spices: A guide to the eight kitchen must haves recommended by the nation’s favourite cook – Nadiya Hussain List: (Waterstones)

183) New Vegan Baking: A Modern Approach to Creating Irresistible Sweets for Every Occasion – List: (Food Network)

184) One Pan Chicken – List: (Delicious)

185) One Pot, Pan, Planet – Anna Jones List: (GQ)

186) Perfectly Good Food: A Totally Achievable Zero Waste Approach to Home Cooking – Margaret Li and Irene Li List: (Boston Globe)

187) Persiana Everyday – Sabrina Ghayour List: (GQ)

188) Pie School: Lessons in Fruit, Flour & Butter – Kate Lebo List: (Wired)

189) Pinch of Nom Express: Fast, Delicious Food – Kay Allinson List: (Waterstones)

190) Plant-Based Delicious: Healthy, Feel-Good Vegan Recipes You’ll Make Again and Again – Ashley Madden List: (Forks Over Knives)

191) Plant-Based on a Budget: Quick & Easy – Toni Okamoto List: (Forks Over Knives)

192) Plant-Powered Protein: Nutrition Essentials and Dietary Guidelines for All Ages – Brenda Davis, Vesanto Melina, and Cory Davis List: (Forks Over Knives)

193) Plantifully Lean – Kiki Nelson List: (Forks Over Knives)

194) Quick & Easy – Ella Mills List: (GQ)

195) Rainbow Shopping – Qing Zhuang List: (NPR)

196) Raw Dog: The Naked Truth About Hot Dogs – Jamie Loftus List: (NPR)

197) Recipetin Eats Dinner: 150 Recipes for Fast, Everyday Meals – Nagi Maehashi List: (Indigo)

198) Repertoire – List: (Delicious)

199) Rick Stein’s Simple Suppers – Rick Stein List: (Waterstones)

200) Rintaro: Japanese Food from an Izakaya in California – Sylvan Mishima Brackett with Jessica Battilana List: (San Francisco Chronicle)

201) Roast Figs, Sugar Snow – List: (Delicious)

202) Sam’s Eats – Let’s Do Some Cooking: Over 100 deliciously simple recipes – Sam Way List: (Waterstones)

203) Saved by the Bellini – John deBary List: (Epicurious)

204) Scandinavian from Scratch: A Love Letter to the Baking of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden – Nichole Accettola List: (San Francisco Chronicle)

205) Simply Symon Suppers: Recipes and Menus for Every Week of the Year – List: (Food Network)

206) Skinnytaste Simple: Easy, Healthy Recipes with 7 Ingredients or Fewer: A Cookbook – Gina Homolka List: (Amazon)

207) Slow Drinks – Danny Childs List: (Waterstones)

208) Sonic The Hedgehog: The Official Cookbook – List: (The Gamer)

209) Soup Broth Bread – Rachel Allen List: (GQ)

210) Southern Cooking, Global Flavors – List: (Los Angeles Times)

211) Spice Kitchen: Vibrant Recipes And Spice Blends For The Home Cook – Sanjay Aggarwal List: (Waterstones)

212) Stuffed: A History of Good Food and Hard Times in Britain – Pen Vogler List: (Waterstones)

213) Tacos Today: El Toro & Friends – Raúl the Third, colors by Elaine Bay List: (NPR)

214) Taste: My Life Through food – Stanley Tucci List: (GQ)

215) Thali – Maunika Gowardhan List: (GQ)

216) The 20-Minute Vegan: Quick, Easy Food – Calum Harris List: (Waterstones)

217) The Ark of Taste: Delicious and Distinctive Foods That Define the United States – Giselle Kennedy Lord and David S. Shields List: (Smithsonian)

218) The Art of Friday Night Dinner: Recipes for the best night of the week – Eleanor Steafel List: (Waterstones)

219) The Blue Zones Secrets for Living Longer – Dan Buettner List: (Forks Over Knives)

220) The Chocolate Chip Cookie Book: Classic, Creative, and Must-Try Recipes for Every Kitchen – List: (The Local Palate)

221) The Chutney Life: 100 Easy-to-Make Indian-Inspired Recipes – List: (Food Network)

222) The Clean Vegan Cookbook – Jackie Akerberg List: (Forks Over Knives)

223) The Contented Vegan – Peggy Brusseau List: (GQ)

224) The Core of an Onion: Peeling the Rarest Common Food—Featuring More Than 100 Historical Recipes – Mark Kurlansky List: (Smithsonian)

225) The Dinner Party: A Chef’s Guide to Home Entertaining – List: (Los Angeles Times)

226) The Dish: The Lives and Labor Behind One Plate of Food – Andrew Friedman List: (Eater Chicago)

227) The Don’t Panic Pantry Cookbook: Mostly Vegetarian Comfort Food That Happens to Be Pretty Good for You – List: (Los Angeles Times)

228) The Dos and Donuts of Love – Adiba Jaigirdar List: (NPR)

229) The Farmer’s Wife – Helen Rebanks List: (Observer Food)

230) The French Chef Cookbook – Julia Child List: (Boston Globe)

231) The Giggling Squid Cookbook – List: (GQ)

232) The Golden Spoon – Jessa Maxwell List: (NPR)

233) The Green Barbecue – Rukmini Iyer List: (GQ)

234) The Hairy Bikers’ Ultimate Comfort Food: The perfect Christmas gift for every food lover in your family – Hairy Bikers List: (Waterstones)

235) The Happy Pear: Vegan Cooking For Everyone – David and Stephen Flynn List: (GQ)

236) The Healthy Back Kitchen: Move Easier, Cook Simpler How to Enjoy Great Food While Managing Back Pain – Dr. Griffin Baum and the editors at America’s Test Kitchen List: (Wired)

237) The Ice Book: Cool Cubes, Clear Spheres, and Other Chill Cocktail Crafts – Camper English List: (Wired)

238) The Irish Bakery – List: (Delicious)

239) The Maison Premiere Almanac – Joshua Boissy List: (Shepherd)

240) The Mexican Home Kitchen – Mely Martinez List: (GQ)

241) The Migrant Chef: The Life and Times of Lalo García – Laura Tillman List: (NPR)

242) The Official Stardew Valley Cookbook – List: (The Gamer)

243) The Plant-Based Dietitian’s Guide to Fertility: From Pre-Conception to Healthy Delivery – Lisa Simon, R.D. List: (Forks Over Knives)

244) The Plant-Powered Plan to Beat Diabetes: A Guide for Prevention and Management – Sharon Palmer List: (Forks Over Knives)

245) The Salmon Sisters: Harvest & Heritage: Seasonal Recipes and Traditions that Celebrate the Alaskan Spirit – Emma Teal Laukitis and Claire Neaton List: (Smithsonian)

246) The Secret – Bee Wilson List: (The Guardian)

247) The Slow Cooker Cookbook: Affordable and Convenient Meals for Your Family – Ryland Peters & Small List: (Waterstones)

248) The Ultimate Air Fryer Cookbook – Clare Andrews List: (Waterstones)

249) The Ultimate Gamers Cookbook: Recipes For An Epic Game Night – List: (The Gamer)

250) The Upstairs Delicatessen: On Eating, Reading, Reading About Eating, and Eating While Reading – Dwight Garner List: (Amazon)

251) The Whole Vegetable – Sophie Gordon List: (GQ)

252) These Delicious Things – List: (Delicious)

253) Time and Tide – List: (Delicious)

254) Tin to Table: Fancy, Snacky Recipes for Tin-Thusiasts and A-Fish-Ionados – Anna Hezel List: (Wired)

255) Toast: The Story of a Boy’s Hunger: Signed Edition – Nigel Slater List: (Waterstones)

256) Together at SoBo – Lisa Ahier with Susan Musgrave List: (Chatelaine)

257) Unwind: A Devotional Cookbook for the Harried and Hungry – List: (Food Network)

258) Voilà Vegan: 85 Decadent, Secretly Plant-Based Desserts from an American Pâtisserie in Paris – List: (Food Network)

259) Welcome to Our Table: A Celebration of What Children Eat Everywhere – List: (GQ)

260) What’s for Dinner in One Pot?: Signed Edition – Sarah Rossi List: (Waterstones)

261) Win Son Presents a Taiwanese American Cookbook – List: (Los Angeles Times)

262) World Cocktail Atlas: Travel the World of Drinks Without Leaving Home – Over 230 Cocktail Recipes – Olly Smith List: (Waterstones)

263) Yellowstone: The Official Dutton Ranch Family Cookbook: Delicious Homestyle Recipes from Character and Real-Life Chef Gabriel “Gator” Guilbeau – Gabriel “Gator” Guilbeau List: (Barnes & Noble)

264) Yiayia: Time-perfected Recipes from Greece’s Grandmothers – Anastasia Miari List: (Waterstones)



27 Best Cookbooks Book Sources/Lists



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Amazon Best Cookbook, Food and Wine Books of 2023
Barnes & Noble Barnes & Noble’s Best Cookbooks of 2023
Bibliolifestyle The 15 Best Cookbooks of 2012
Boston Globe Cookbooks for everyone
Chatelaine The Best Cookbooks Of 2023
Delicious The 25 best cookbooks of 2023
Eater Chicago The Best New Chicago Cookbooks of 2023
Epicurious The Best Cookbooks of 2023
Food Network The 26 Best Cookbooks of 2023
Forks Over Knives Recommended Reading: Our 12 Favorite Vegan Books of 2023
Good Housekeeping The Best New Cookbooks of 2023
GQ The 32 best cookbooks to buy in 2023
Indigo Top 10 Cookbooks
Los Angeles Times The best cookbooks of 2023
NPR Books We Love
Observer Food From a deep dive into Chinese cuisine to a celebration of cakes: Observer Food Monthly’s books of 2023
San Francisco Chronicle The best cookbooks of 2023, from easy baking guides to deep cuisine dives
Shepherd The 25 best cookbooks of 2023
Smithsonian The Ten Best Books About Food of 2023
The Gamer Best Video Game Cookbooks Of 2023
The Guardian Five of the best food books 2023
The Kitchen The 14 Best Cookbooks of 2023
The Local Palate Stock the Shelves: The Best Cookbooks of 2023
Vice The Best Cookbooks of 2023
Waterstones The Best Books of 2023: Food & Drink
WBUR The best cookbooks of 2023, from our resident chef Kathy Gunst
Wired Best Cookbooks of 2023 (So Far)
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