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The Food Lab

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Unleash your inner culinary scientist with J. Kenji López-Alt's The Food Lab.

As the resident nerd at Serious Eats, Kenji explores the science behind classic American dishes, unraveling the mysteries of heat, energy, and molecules that create exceptional food.

Forget conventional methods—Kenji introduces simple yet groundbreaking techniques to elevate your cooking.

With over 1,000 full-color images, discover foolproof recipes for perfect Hollandaise sauce in two minutes, creative transformations of a basic tomato sauce, and the crispiest, creamiest potato casserole you've ever tasted.

Elevate your cooking with this scientific approach to deliciousness.


  • 1.8" H x 10.8" L x 8.8" W (6.45 lbs) 960 pages
  • Released September 21, 2015
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9780393081084

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