A perfect shower or wedding gift, this cookbook covers everything a young couple needs to know about setting up a kitchen and embarking on a life of cooking together. It will continue to serve as an invaluable reference with 150 recipes that run the gamut from quick, everyday meals to festive menus for entertaining. A helpful recipe key indicates the level of difficulty, prep and cook times, and the number of servings for each dish. The book's gorgeous photography and entertaining, conversational text provide reassuring guidance throughout. Also included is basic information on cooking techniques, key ingredients, meal planning and stocking a kitchen, along with party planning tips and a wine pairing primer. Hardcover, 272 pages.