Betty Crocker's Picture Cook Book 1956 Edition

Betty Crocker's Picture Cook Book 1956 Edition is a classic vintage cookbook. This was the revised and englarged edition though now over 50 years old. This book is great for collectors. It has some nice Fifties illustrations and easy-to-follow index pages.. This is the coveted ring binder edition loved by cookbook collectors! 


Format: Hardcover 5 ring-binder, 472 pages 

Copyright: 1956, Second Edition, Fourth Printing 

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. 

Author: Betty Crocker 

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Description: Here are the secrets of good cooking revealed in over 2,000 tested ways to prepare tasty, appetizing, nutritious meals for your family. Now improved and revised, Betty Crocker's Picture Cook Book brings you a wealth of help with your meal-planning and preparation. Your hours in the kitchen will be fewer, lighter and more enjoyable with the aid of this complete guide to better, easier cooking. 

More than 3,500,000 copies of the highly successful first edition were sold. Hundreds of thousands of homemakers wrote Betty Crocker saying how much it helped them achieve wonderful results in their kitchens. And now you hold in your hands an even more outstanding cook book! 

New easy-to-follow recipes, many new drawings, pictures and color pages, stories about the origin of new recipes, and old favorites brought up to date add to the value of this handsome book. Expanded chapters on meats and main dishes, a special meal-planning section including everyday menus, holiday suggestions, favorite menus and dishes of celebrities, and timely information on freezing with the latest simplified methods give you a host of new ideas. 

You can use with complete confidence all the recipes shown on the following pages. They represent the best of thousands Betty Crocker has offered in her many years of service. All have been tested and retested in representative homes throughout the country. Only those that passed this home testing with a top score for excellent results and eating enjoyment appear here. They include simple dishes for the beginner, everyday favorites and sophisticated triumphs for the expert. 

No time, effort, experience or expense has been spared to make the Betty Crocker Picture Cook Book as useful, practical and interesting as possible. Its carefully planned features, plus its attractive, speedy-reference layout, make this book a basic essential for your kitchen. We hope it will bring you more fun in cooking and deeper joy in your homemaking. 


Condition: Good condition. Light shelf wear. 

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