The Complete Idiot's Guide Quinoa Cookbook ($18.95, 322 pp) is cookbook that explains the history, benefits and uses of the popular seed quinoa. Author Susan Irby, “The Bikini Chef”, is known for her show Bikini Lifestyle. In this book readers will find useful background and nutrition information about quinoa, as well as “Good-for-You Breakfasts”, “Really Tasty Lunches”, “Easy Snacks and Appetizers”, “Delicious Dinners” and more. She also includes little “extras” throughout the book, with tips and information found in the sidebars.
Alpha Books, 800 East 96th St., Indianapolis, IN 46240
Published by WholeFoods Magazine Online, October 2012 (online 10/15/12)