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Tickets: $50 (includes book)

John Becker & Megan Scott

(Sa) Nov. 23 | 7 p.m. | Main Library, McMaster

Joy of Cooking, often known as "The Joy of Cooking", is one of the United States' most-published cookbooks. It has been in print continuously since 1936 and has sold more than 18 million copies. In this latest edition (published Nov. 12, 2019), cooking experts developed more than 600 new recipes and updated thousands of classic recipes to reflect the latest ingredients and techniques available to today’s home cooks. The new edition is the perfect combination of classic recipes, new dishes and indispensable reference information for today’s home cooks. Whether it is the only cookbook on your shelf or one of many, Joy is and has been the essential and trusted guide for home cooks for almost a century.

Cooking Demonstration & Tasting:
As part of this Authors! presentation, John Becker and Megan Scott will demonstrate a few of the books signature dishes, including a cocktail drink. Audience members will enjoy just a small sample of their latest and updated creations.

This program is 21 and over.

Tickets: $50 (includes book)


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