Author(s): Gary Mehigan
In their second book together, MasterChef's much-loved judges Gary Mehigan and George Calombaris share their tricks of the trade and twenty popular cooking techniques, accompanied by eighty delicious recipes. Let Gary and George show you how to master some of the great cooking challenges. Learn how to perfect a glossy mayonnaise and the art of jointing poultry. Fillet a fish with professional finesse and whip up restaurant-quality pasta and pastry. Cook a steak to order and hollandaise in no time at all. Impress friends by serving up braised pork belly with apples and raisins or dark chocolate souffle with white chocolate ganache, or feed the family in a flash with scrambled eggs or chicken skewers in green marinade. The next best thing to having George and Gary at your kitchen bench, Cook with Us is for anyone who wants to learn how to cook up a storm with confidence and flair.
Gary Mehigan is an award-winning Melbourne-based restaurateur with two decades of experience as a chef. Gary is also author of the cookbook Comfort Food, co-author of the upcoming Your Place or Mine?, and is known across Australia as one of the MasterChef judges. George Calombaris was voted one of the 'Top 40 chefs of Influence in the World' in 2004 by The Global Food and Wine Magazine. George is the co-author of Your Place or Mine? and author of Greek Cookery from the Hellenic Heart and The Press Club: Modern Greek Cookery. He is also a judge on MasterChef Australia and Junior MasterChef Australia.