Just in time for the holidays, the perfect gift comes from the Hinsdale Junior Woman’s Club (HJWC). Their debut cookbook, Life Is Delicious will transport you to the kitchens in the quaint suburban villages located a few miles west of Chicago, IL. Life Is Delicious contains over 150 favorite recipes from HJWC members and friends that will help you to stop and savor the simple pleasures of enjoying food with family and friends.
Start your next dinner party with Mango Chutney Cream Cheese Spread (p. 28) or warm up a cool evening with Black Bean Chili (p. 44). Bring savory flavor to your dinner table by serving up Blue Cheese-Stuffed Beef Tenderloin (p. 75) and Green Beans with Caramelized Onions (p.99). Desserts are abundant in the pages of Life Is Delicious. The simply decadent Stuffed Strawberries (p. 106) will make you the talk of the party. Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares (p. 126) or Homemade Caramel Corn (p. 130) both make for great food gifts during the upcoming holiday giving season.
Life Is Delicious also includes a selection of recipes for breads and breakfasts, provides six menus to make party planning a breeze and contains facts about HJWC and life in the neighborhoods that make up Hinsdale, IL. Cookbooks are available for purchase on HJWC’s website (www.hjwc.us) or through The Cookbook Marketplace (www.cookbookmarketplace.com). Proceeds from the sale Life Is Delicious will be reinvested in the community through the HJWC. A member of the General Foundation of Woman’s Clubs, HJWC is a community service organization that strives to enrich the community, the lives of members, and their families.
Life Is Delicious (ISBN: 978-0-9792152-0-9; $24.95) was edited, designed and manufactured by FRP in Nashville, Tennessee. Since 1961, FRP has produced more than 1000 titles for individuals, companies, and nonprofit organizations from coast to coast. Full support and consultation are available in the creation, production, marketing, and distribution of a cookbook. FRP is a division of Southwestern/Great American, Inc.