Estefan Kitchen

Estefan Kitchen

Book - 2008
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Penguin Putnam
Coveted traditional Cuban recipes from the personal kitchen of international superstars Gloria and Emilio Estefan.

International music superstars Gloria and Emilio Estefan are making their popular recipes public—offering readers a peek through the kitchen doors of Bongos Cuban Café, home of authentic Cuban cuisine à la 1950s Havana. From savory tapas and easy-to-make individual and family-style entrées, to scrumptious desserts and signature cocktails, Estefan Kitchen covers complete menus that will surely become a staple of its readers’ households. They can recreate the savory dishes of Bongos Cuban Café authentic Cuban cuisine—right in their own kitchen— with this collection of tried-and-true recipes. Filled with Gloria and Emilio’s personal accounts, culinary inspiration, and Cuban cuisine’s historical context, Estefan Kitchen is a timeless cookbook that brings readers into their lives, culture, and food. Whether islanders or mainlanders, chefs or non-chefs, everyone can follow the step-by-step instructions for sumptuous feasts and unforgettable meals including:

• Papas Rellenas (Breaded Mashed Potatoes With Ground Beef Creole)

• Yuca Frita (Cassava Fries)

• Sopa De Platano (Plantain Soup)

• Vaca Frita De Polla (Cuban-Mojo Marinated Shredded Chicken)

• Guava and Cheese Flan

• Watermelon, Pineapple And Mango Mojito

• Papaya and Mamay Shake

• Cuban-style Latte

Baker & Taylor
Two international music suprstars share a collection of traditional Cuban recipes from their own kitchen, accompanied by a culinary history of Cuba and step-by-step instructions on how to prepare such authentic dishes as Sopa de Platano, Vaca Fria de Polla, Cuban-style Latte, Papaya and Mamay Shake, Guava and Cheese Flan, Yuca Frita, and Papas Rellenas.

Publisher: New York, NY : Celebra, c2008
ISBN: 9780451225184
Branch Call Number: 641.59729 Es85e
Characteristics: x, 245 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Estefan, Gloria


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