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COOKING & FOOD EBOOKS (LIBBY/OVERDRIVE)
Browse all recent cookbooks.
food & cooking e-magazines
dig memphis – restaurant and menu collection
Visit the Dig Memphis Restaurant and Menu Collection Explore old menus from Memphis restaurants still standing and long gone. The culinary history of Memphis is as strong and proud as the legacy of our musical heritage and as diverse as the sounds that have been recorded here.
james beard book award winners
The James Beard Foundation Awards recognize culinary professionals for excellence and achievement in their field. The Awards are presented by The James Beard Foundation, a not-for-profit charitable organization dedicated to furthering the appreciation and practice of fine food and beverage.
culinary arts (Gale onefile)
Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts offers a variety of information from major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as book reference content from Delmar.