Now, popular Oregon food columnist and cookbook author Jan Roberts-Dominguez inspires us with over 150 recipes for savoring this delectable nut. From casual appetizers, unique side dishes and simple suppers to elegant entrees and desserts, you will see how wonderfully simple it is to take your cooking to a new level with the help of hazelnuts. Along the way you'll enjoy a look inside the local hazelnut industry, and meet some of the marvelous people responsible for producing the best hazelnuts in the world.
You'll find wine and craft beer pairings with most recipes, including the reasoning behind them that you can apply to your broader personal cuisine. Planning an event? Learn how to throw a Pacific Northwest crab feed or select from a variety of inspirational menus - from seasonal wine country touring themes to holiday celebrations.
This gorgeous 8"x10" 300-page book is illustrated throughout with Jan's original watercolors and Oregon photographer Karl Maasdam's stunning food photography, Oregon Hazelnut Country - the Food, the Drink, the Spirit - is a splendid gift for all who celebrate the bounty of the Pacific Northwest.