Gail Simmons at Harvard Book Store
Bringing It Home:
Favorite Recipes from a Life of Adventurous Eating
in conversation with TIFFANI FAISON
This event includes a book signing
Harvard Book Store welcomes trained culinary expert and Top Chef judge GAIL SIMMONS for a discussion of her latest book, Bringing It Home: Favorite Recipes from a Life of Adventurous Eating. She will be joined in conversation by TIFFANI FAISON, chef and owner of Sweet Cheeks and Tiger Mama, both in Boston’s Fenway District.
About Bringing It Home
Gail Simmons is a beloved figure in the food world who has been a popular judge on Top Chef, the number-one rated food show on cable television since its inception. In Bringing It Home, Simmons shares her best recipes and food experiences. From her travels, exploring global flavors and keeping detailed diaries, to her Top Chef culinary adventures with the world’s most notable chefs, she is always asking: “How can I bring this dish home to my own kitchen?” Her goal is to make fabulous recipes using accessible ingredients and smart, simple cooking techniques for successful family meals and easy entertaining.
From Bloody Mary Eggs to Christmas Brisket Fried Rice; from Summer Vegetable Salad with Charred Lime Vinaigrette to Banana-Cardamom Upside Down Cake with Salty Caramel, there is a recipe for everyone in the family. Simmons also shares ingredient tips, cooking techniques, and many informative “Snippets,” as well as personal and behind-the-scenes stories that will appeal to fans and food lovers everywhere.