Upscale Downhome

Upscale Downhome

Family Recipes, All Gussied up

Book - 2016
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The blogger and founder of ôThe Chic Stateö presents recipes for affordable, delicious and easy-to-make comfort food that, due to their polished presentation, is sure to wow at both family suppers and the fanciest dinner parties. Original.

McMillan Palgrave

Recipes for affordable meals presented so polished you'd never know their "lowbrow" origins, complete with tips and tricks that prove fabulous hosting doesn't have to break the bank.

Rachel Hollis, blogger and founder of "The Chic Site," which reaches over 600,000 users a month, delivers this swoon-worthy cookbook packed with delicious and easy comfort food that's sure to wow at both family suppers and the fanciest dinner parties.

Rachel puts a finger-licking gourmet twist on classic American favorites in sections that include recipes for:

*Casseroles: balsamic bacon-wrapped meatloaf, bacon and green chili mac n'cheese
*Potluck: loaded baked potato salad, seven layer salad
*Dips: grilled guacamole, corn dip, chili cheese dip, pizza dip
*Sips: strawberry rosemary moonshine, Grandma's sweet tea
*Somethin' Sweet: banana pudding parfaits, Mema's carrot cake

Packed with big flavor and simple enough for a beginner home cook to master, Upscale Downhome focuses on great-tasting food and beautiful presentation that is guaranteed to impress. This is the kind of food that we all like to eat, served up with a chic twist.

Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books : St. Martin's Griffin, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781250078841
Characteristics: 258 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm


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