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Best Cookbooks 2022

Spending time in the kitchen making a meal has continued to bring us comfort and all kinds of nourishment this year. Happily, we have had wonderful new cookbooks to turn to! Here are the ones that have really stood out to Bookshop staff. Click on each title to read our recommendations. Don't miss our other Best Books of the Year lists here.

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Diasporican: A Puerto Rican Cookbook By Illyanna Maisonet, Michael W. Twitty (Foreword by), Dan Liberti (Photographs by), Erika P. Rodriguez (Photographs by) Cover Image
By Illyanna Maisonet, Michael W. Twitty (Foreword by), Dan Liberti (Photographs by), Erika P. Rodriguez (Photographs by)
$32.50
ISBN: 9781984859761
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 18th, 2022

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Tanya Holland's California Soul: Recipes from a Culinary Journey West [A Cookbook] By Tanya Holland, Maria C. Hunt (With), Dr. Kelley Fanto Deetz (With), Alice Walker (Foreword by) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984860729
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 25th, 2022

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Mi Cocina: Recipes and Rapture from My Kitchen in Mexico: A Cookbook By Rick Martínez Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593138700
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Published: Clarkson Potter - May 3rd, 2022

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Smitten Kitchen Keepers: New Classics for Your Forever Files: A Cookbook By Deb Perelman Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593318782
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Published: Knopf - November 15th, 2022

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First Generation: Recipes from My Taiwanese-American Home [A Cookbook] By Frankie Gaw Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781984860767
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 25th, 2022

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Gullah Geechee Home Cooking: Recipes from the Matriarch of Edisto Island By Emily Meggett, Kayla StewartKayla Stewart (Contributions by), Trelani Michelle (Contributions by), Clay Williams (By (photographer)) Cover Image
By Emily Meggett, Kayla StewartKayla Stewart (Contributions by), Trelani Michelle (Contributions by), Clay Williams (By (photographer))
$40.00
ISBN: 9781419758782
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Published: Abrams - April 26th, 2022

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Homage: Recipes and Stories from an Amish Soul Food Kitchen By Chris Scott, Brittany Conerly (By (photographer)) Cover Image
By Chris Scott, Brittany Conerly (By (photographer))
$35.00
ISBN: 9781797207742
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Chronicle Books - September 20th, 2022

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Six California Kitchens: A Collection of Recipes, Stories, and Cooking Lessons from a Pioneer of California Cuisine By Sally Schmitt, Bruce Smith (With), Troyce Hoffman (By (photographer)), Cindy Pawlcyn (Foreword by), Thomas Keller (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Sally Schmitt, Bruce Smith (With), Troyce Hoffman (By (photographer)), Cindy Pawlcyn (Foreword by), Thomas Keller (Foreword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781797208824
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 5th, 2022

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Horn Barbecue: Recipes and Techniques from a Master of the Art of BBQ By Matt Horn, Adrian Miller (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Matt Horn, Adrian Miller (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780760374269
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Published: Harvard Common Press - April 12th, 2022

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Korean American: Food That Tastes Like Home By Eric Kim Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780593233498
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Published: Clarkson Potter - March 29th, 2022

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Masa: Techniques, Recipes, and Reflections on a Timeless Staple By Jorge Gaviria,  Graydon Herriott (By (photographer)) Cover Image
By Jorge Gaviria, Graydon Herriott (By (photographer))
$35.00
ISBN: 9781797209920
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 13th, 2022

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Chicano Bakes: Recipes for Mexican Pan Dulce, Tamales, and My Favorite Desserts By Esteban Castillo Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9780063140516
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Published: Harper - November 1st, 2022

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Cure: New Orleans Drinks and How to Mix ’Em from the Award-Winning Bar By Neal Bodenheimer, Emily Timberlake, Denny Culbert (By (photographer)) Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781419758522
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Published: Abrams Books - October 25th, 2022

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Delectable: Sweet & Savory Baking By Claudia Fleming, Catherine Young, Johnny Miller (Photographs by) Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780593230541
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Random House - October 25th, 2022

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The Mexican Vegetarian Cookbook: 400 authentic everyday recipes for the home cook By Margarita Carrillo Arronte Cover Image
$54.95
ISBN: 9781838665265
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Published: Phaidon Press - October 19th, 2022

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The Wok: Recipes and Techniques By J. Kenji López-Alt Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780393541212
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 8th, 2022

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Watermelon and Red Birds: A Cookbook for Juneteenth and Black Celebrations By Nicole A. Taylor Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781982176211
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 31st, 2022

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Modern Classic Cocktails: 60+ Stories and Recipes from the New Golden Age in Drinks By Robert Simonson Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781984857767
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 4th, 2022

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Salad Freak: Recipes to Feed a Healthy Obsession By Jess Damuck, Martha Stewart (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Jess Damuck, Martha Stewart (Foreword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781419758393
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Published: Abrams Books - March 29th, 2022

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My America: Recipes from a Young Black Chef: A Cookbook By Kwame Onwuachi, Joshua David Stein Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780525659600
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Knopf - May 17th, 2022

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Portugal: The Cookbook By Leandro Carreira Cover Image
$54.95
ISBN: 9781838664732
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Phaidon Press - May 4th, 2022

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Ghetto Gastro Presents Black Power Kitchen By Jon Gray, Pierre Serrao, Lester Walker, Osayi Endolyn Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781648290169
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Artisan - October 25th, 2022

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Arabiyya: Recipes from the Life of an Arab in Diaspora [A Cookbook] By Reem Assil Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984859075
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Published: Ten Speed Press - April 19th, 2022

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A Good Day to Bake: Simple Baking Recipes for Every Mood By Benjamina Ebuehi Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781787138018
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Published: Quadrille Publishing - March 1st, 2022

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Go-To Dinners: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook By Ina Garten Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984822789
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Published: Clarkson Potter - October 25th, 2022

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The Woks of Life: Recipes to Know and Love from a Chinese American Family: A Cookbook By Bill Leung, Kaitlin Leung, Judy Leung, Sarah Leung Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593233894
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Published: Clarkson Potter - November 1st, 2022

I Dream of Dinner (so You Don't Have To): Low-Effort, High-Reward Recipes: A Cookbook By Ali Slagle Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780593232514
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Published: Clarkson Potter - April 12th, 2022

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Nadiya's Everyday Baking: From Weeknight Dinners to Celebration Cakes, Let Your Oven Do the Work By Nadiya Hussain Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780593579053
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Clarkson Potter - October 11th, 2022

Snacks for Dinner: Small Bites, Full Plates, Can't Lose By Lukas Volger Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780063143227
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Harper - May 3rd, 2022

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Sweet Paris: Seasonal Recipes from an American Baker in France By Frank Adrian Barron Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063040236
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Published: Harper - April 19th, 2022

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Mezcla: Recipes to Excite [A Cookbook] By Ixta Belfrage Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984860828
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 13th, 2022

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The Cook You Want to Be: Everyday Recipes to Impress [A Cookbook] By Andy Baraghani Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984858566
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Published: Lorena Jones Books - May 24th, 2022

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The Cookie Bible By Rose Levy Beranbaum Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780358353997
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Harvest - October 18th, 2022