Junior League of Las Vegas Winning at the Table
The Junior League of Las Vegas Cookbook Winning at the Table features best recipes from the Las Vegas community and League members. German Pancake with Three Fillings, Italian Sausage and Eggplant, and Caesars Palace Hotel's Pear Charlotte Manfred are just some of the special recipes in this cookbook.
Format: Hardcover and dust jacket, 213 pages
Copyright: 1985, First Printing
Publisher: The Junior League of Las Vegas, Inc.
Author: Members of The Junior League of Las Vegas
Description: Winning at the Table cookbook is a distinctive blend of "best bet" recipes that reflect the life-style of Las Vegas and have been tested and retested by novice and gourmet cooks alike. Care has been taken to assure that the directions are dear and easy-to-follow, guaranteeing dishes that will convince your family and friends that they have "hit the jackpot". Some are favorites of Nevadans, both natives and newcomers; others are treasured family recipes brought here from the length and breadth of the United States -- and the world. They vary from our Nevada-Style Short Ribs to Southern Pecan Pie.
Holiday Potpourri, one of our featured sections, boasts recipes that enhance seasonal entertaining, including candies and cookies perfect for gift-giving but also enjoyable throughout the year.
Our Southwertern Fare section is a natural for our desert locale. Who could resist a return to America's Old West at a Mexican Fiesta featuring -- for instance Chili Con Queso, Huevos Rancheros for a Crowd, Mexican Swizzle Sticks and frothy, refreshing Margaritas!
Dining on the Town presents a selection of recipes contributed by the restaurants of famous Las Vegas resorts. They have been adapted for home entertaining and will delight and satisfy your most discriminating guests.
Through the camera's eye, our photographs catch the beauty and serenity of our high desert. From the glittering Strip to nearby mountains and lakes, we have created a backdrop fora variety of table settings and menus ... from a children's birthday party to an elegant champagne brunch.
Winning at the Table is the culmination of a two-year effort by the Junior League of Las Vegas. It is a compilation of recipes that have won both our palates and our hearts, and we know yours will be conquered also. Las Vegas -- our home -- is a wonderfully warm and hospitable city full of gracious hosts and hostesses who embody the western flair for entertaining and winning at the table.
Condition: Good condition.