READ IT AND EAT
Who doesn’t want a new cookbook under the tree?
Time served in the kitchen with Martha Stewart on VH1’s Martha & Snoop’s Potluck
Dinner Party has paid off for rapper Snoop Dogg, who shares recipes like his wife’s Baked Mack and Cheese in From Crook to Cook: Platinum Recipes From Tha Boss Dogg’s Kitchen (Chronicle Books). $25
Make weeknight meals simple but special with Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street: Tuesday
Nights (Little, Brown and Company). Think Seared Strip Steak With AlmondRosemary Salsa Verde! $35
In Ottolenghi Simple (Ten Speed Press), chef Yotam Ottolenghi shares recipes for Middle Eastern–inspired dishes, such as Burrata Cheese
With Grilled Grapes and Basil and Baked Mint Rice With Pomegranate and Olive Salsa. $35