Deb Perelman

The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook

Deb Perelman

Talk: The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook

Deb Perelman isn't a chef or a restaurant owner, but cooking in her tiny Manhattan kitchen was for special occasions. Deb found herself overwhelmed by the number of recipes available to her. So Deb founded her award-winning blog, Smitten Kitchen, on the premise that cooking should be a pleasure, and that the results of your labor should be delicious. Deb is a firm believer that there are no bad cooks, just bad recipes. She has dedicated herself to creating and finding the best of the best and adapting the recipes for the everyday cook.

Deb Perelman

In previous iterations of her so-called career, she’s been a record store shift supervisor, a scrawler of “happy birthday” on bakery cakes, an art therapist and a technology reporter. She likes her current gig – the one where she wakes up and cooks whatever she feels like that day – the best. When she’s not prattling on about galley and grub here, Deb is an occasional freelance writer and photographer.

Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant and Unfussy New Favorites

These are recipes you'll bookmark and use so often they become your own, recipes you'll slip to a friend who wants to impress her new in-laws, and recipes with simple ingredients that yield amazing results in a minimum amount of time.

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