Art of Host : Recipes and Rules for Flawless Entertaining Hardback
by Alex Hitz
Having played host to the A-list and beau monde from Atlanta to Park Avenue to Beverly Hills, Alex Hitz is a consummate entertainer and bon vivant who can really cook.
Elegance, comfort, and wit (and always a little decadence) suffuse every detail of every delightful and delicious occasion.
Defying diets and trends, Alex treats guests like family with rich, Southern-inspired food and the generous traditions of Southern hospitality. Conceived as full menus, each occasion offers recipes and tips for ultimate success, from his always-perfect-every-time Thanksgiving table and epic Boxing Day buffet to a bright Easter brunch and an intimate Valentine s Day supper.
In addition to twelve expertly curated menus, Hitz provides can t-fail recipes for his essential dishes, classic recipes every confident cook should have in their back pocket, from perfect vinaigrettes and homemade mayonnaise to Bel-Air Onion Puffs, Risotto alla Milanese, To-Die-For Ale-Braised Brisket, and Caroline s Tipsy Ambrosia. Ever the raconteur, Hitz delivers common-sense rules for the art of the guest and what always or never to do as a thoughtful host, providing readers with the skills and confidence to establish their own signature style.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 240 pages, 175 Colour and Black and White Photographs
- Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
- Publication Date: 10/09/2019
- Category: Cookery / food & drink etc
- ISBN: 9780847863556