"In this gorgeous book, onions finally get their star turn. The recipes will surprise and seduce you; you will want to cook every single one." - Ruth Reichl Whether you delight in the hunt for scapes, your favorite heirloom cipollini, the spice of raw garlic, or the sweetness of caramelized onions, you’ve come to the right place. This book is for us, the Allium lovers - those of us who can’t imagine cooking dinner without our onions. (After all, if there’s an onion in the house, we know we can make something good!) In these pages, we’ll explore the wonderful versatility of the humble onion, coaxing out flavors familiar and unknown. From classics and family favorites to more obscure recipes, you’ll find 130 onion-centric dishes including Za’atar Onion Petals with Beets and Labneh, Pearl Onion Tarte Tatin, Appalachian Chimichurri, Curried Onion Fritters with Mint Raita, Grilled Delicata Squash with Shallot Agrodolce, Cheese and Allium Toasties, Eggplant Salad with Black Garlic Tahini Dressing, Scallion Sesame Pancakes, Grilled Fish with Charred Garlic Scape Relish, and so much more.
Kate Winslow, a former editor at Gourmet, is a writer, recipe developer, and food stylist. She is the co-author of Coming Home to Sicily with Fabrizia Lanza and Agricola Cookbook with Josh Thomsen.
Guy Ambrosino is a photographer whose work can be seen in many cookbooks, including Field & Feast, Coming Home to Sicily, The Maverick Cookbook, and Whatever Happened to Sunday Dinner? He works with natural light to create beautiful, thoughtfully composed images.
Kate and Guy live in Lambertville, NJ, with their son, Elio, a nutty yellow lab, and four chickens. Keep up with their culinary adventures at andweate.com