Are you a cookbook enthusiast? Then what’s better than skimming through a listicle offering names of the best celebrity cookbooks which are currently flooding the market? Ranging from traditional meals to fusion dishes, this list has all that you want to serve your palate – at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Whether you want a satiated family at the dining table or a happy set of friends licking their fingers after a get-together, pick up any of the recipes from the books mentioned below. Assuredly, you will have a plethora of alternatives before you.
The books named in this article are available globally via multiple websites. When you are done reading this article, you may pull up any of them and check out the details. Here’s listing it out –
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Which are the best celebrity cookbooks available online?
1. The Kind Diet – Alicia Silverstone
Have you been looking up recipes for a plant-based diet? Then there’s no going ahead from what the celebs have to say! Alicia Silverstone, a renowned actress, and competent activist, has brought forth her plant-based offerings in her book – The Kind Diet.
Touted as one of the best celebrity cookbooks, this offers a plethora of diets that are purely vegan but in no way compromise the mineral and nutrient levels in the body.
Additionally, this book offers customized diets for those who plan to shed some kilos and improve their metabolism levels, all but without adding meat to their regular fare.
2. Whiskey in a Teacup – Reese Witherspoon
When you are talking of a sunshine actress, Reese Witherspoon is the first actress to come to one’s mind! As a girl who grew up in the South, her book does not merely share her mother and grandmother Dorothea’s recipes but also gives a sneak peek into her personal life.
This book is not just another read-through-recipe cookbook but rather an essence of who she is. If you are a Southerner at heart, do not miss out on the recipes of fried chicken coming directly from her grandmother’s ‘perfect Southern cooking style.’
#By the way, the book has anecdotes such as – tricks to catch a frog by the hand and her special hot roller technique for her hair.
3. Cravings – Chrissy Teigen
Are you looking for a book that will help you serve up something on every occasion? Cravings from Chrissy Teigen is the one to check out! Though this book specifically stars some chosen Thai recipes, it also has a range of other pickups you can cook at any time. In fact, as the name suggests – this is one that actually fulfills your cravings!!
What are those recipes you cannot miss out on? The Chipotle honey chicken blended with mango salsa, Drunken Noodles, and Charred – Garlicky Brocolli are some of the ‘you can never miss out dishes!’
4. Antoni in the Kitchen – Antoni Porowski
You know him as the food and wine connoisseur in Queer Eye, the Netflix documentary. Antoni Porowski, apart from being an actor, is a notable chef who ‘turns on the heat’ with his charm. Flip through his pages, and you will find a plethora of recipes from – stews to soups to snacks to bakes!
The most picked-up dishes from one of the best celebrity cookbooks include – Malaysian Chilli Shrimp, Roasted Carrots with Carrot Top Pesto, and Bastardized Easy Ramen, to name a few!
5. True Roots – Kristin Cavallari
When you are looking for best celebrity cookbooks you are surely hoping to have some curious set of dishes at your disposal. Kristin will surely give you that, but with a twist!! Her dishes are gluten and toxin-free but far from being boring. In fact, she has customized recipes which keep us in shape and also ensure complete nutrition. Her organic recipes delete sugar, salt and white flour from the list.
Do you want to know the healthy dishes she offers? Her book has recipes such as – zucchini blondies with almond butter, veg kabobs and quinoa muffins made of flax bananas.
6. The Tucci Table – Stanley Tucci
This table brings a fusion fare for its admirers. With his personal collection of Italian fare, Stanley adds a host of British dishes, courtesy to his wife’s lineage. A family-focussed cookbook, this has a range of dishes that are just what you want to whip up on a family lunch or dinner.
The dishes you cannot miss are – Mushroom stuffed Trout, pork chops, and Barbeque chicken wings! Follow the recipes and present the dishes accordingly!
7. Magnolia Table – Joanna Gaines
One of the best celebrity cookbooks critically reviewed with the highest stars, this cookbook is inspired by the traditional family recipes followed by Joanna’s family. If you get to check out the 2020 edited version of the book, you will find close to 125 recipes, most of which are also followed at her Magnolia Table restaurant in Waco.
Her classic picks? White Cheddar Bisque, Chicken Pot Pie, Fried Chicken with Poppy Seed Jam, and Brussels Sprouts, to name a few!
#For the record, most of her dishes are prepared from seasonal ingredients that she grows in her home garden. Fresh and healthy, as they say!
8. Back to the Kitchen – Freddie Prinze Jr
You might know him as the Hollywood star who starred in films such as Scooby-Doo, and She’s All That or even as the one-half of the power couple (tagged with Sarah Michelle Geller). But to the near and dear ones, he’s a fantastic cook who has managed to divulge details of 75 of his favourite dishes in his cookbook.
As one of the most celebrated best celebrity cookbooks this one has recipes that could set your breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks all in a jiffy! When you go ahead and check out the recipes, you will find a blend of continental and Mexican.
If you are scrolling through his book, take advantage of the recipes of his tacos and New Mexico-style eggs. Whether it’s a busy day, or a date night – he has whipped up something for all. What’s more? His book just not covers recipes, they also have anecdotes making it a pleasant read.
9. Its All Good – Gwyneth Paltrow
What happens when an avid foodie is kept under severe medical restrictions? One of the best celebrity cookbooks is written out of the same! After a hectic shooting schedule, Paltrow was suffering from low Vitamin D and anaemia. To internally heal her body, she had to follow a completely different diet – no alcohol, coffee, soya, wheat, fish, dairy, egg, or sugar.
Cutting out the boring diet foods from her list, she went ahead and added close to 185 recipes with assistance from Julia Turshen. Her picks include – Huevos Rancheros, Salmon Burgers with Pickled Gingers, and Banana Ice Cream, to name a few!
10. Food Health and Happiness – Oprah Winfrey
When it’s Oprah Winfrey, there’s nothing going wrong! One of the most celebrated hosts globally, she has always strived to develop a healthy relationship with food. In fact, when you will flip through the book, you will realize it is not just a recipe book but a revelation of the host herself, the struggles she has had with food, and her weight loss journey.
This book is more of a collaboration and includes some sneak-peeks from her old chefs such as – Mei Lin, Rosie Daley, Sonny Sweetman, and others.
What are her signature dishes? From simple finger-licks such as Turkey Chili and Unfried chicken to classics such as Chilean Sea Bass with Lemon Funnel Chutney and Farro with Cured Olives, Pesto, Peas, and Asparagus – her’s is one of the best celebrity cookbooks.
Pick your book carefully
Have you decided which of these best celebrity cookbooks you will pick? Well, be assured of the fact that any of them would serve your requirements in the best manner. If you want more of such listicles and catalogue-type write-ups, keep checking this page!
Monalisa Mukherjee is a content writer and copywriter with close to 3 years of experience. She has written for websites like Biography Talk, Contour Cafe, He And She Fitness and Fiction Pad. She is currently associated with a noted Digital Marketing Agency and specialises in writing articles for travel, entertainment, cooking, celeb, lifestyle, tech, health, fashion and film news.