• List Price: CDN$ 41.95
  • You Save: CDN$ 23.37 (56%)
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by BookOutlet Canada.
CDN$ 18.58 + CDN$ 6.49 shipping

Ship to:
To see addresses, please
Or
Please enter a valid postal code.
Or
+ CDN$ 0.00 shipping
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Ships from the USA. Please allow 14-21 business days for delivery. Nice condition with minor indications of previous handling. Book Selection as BIG as Texas.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef: A Love Story with 100 Tempting Recipes Hardcover – Sep 3 2010

2.5 out of 5 stars 6 customer reviews

See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Hardcover
"Please retry"
CDN$ 18.58
CDN$ 18.56 CDN$ 9.85

The Lying Game

click to open popover

Frequently bought together

  • Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef: A Love Story with 100 Tempting Recipes
  • +
  • Gluten-Free Girl American Classics Reinvented
Total price: CDN$ 44.13
Buy the selected items together

No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Product details

  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Sept. 3 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0470419717
  • ISBN-13: 978-0470419717
  • Product Dimensions: 20.3 x 2.4 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1 Kg
  • Average Customer Review: 2.5 out of 5 stars 6 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #421,049 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

  • See Complete Table of Contents

Product description

From the Inside Flap

What happens when a successful chef falls in love with a gluten-free girl? One result is damned fine food. Another is this story of love and laughter, working hard and listening, and sharing meals at midnight.

When she was diagnosed with celiac disease, Shauna set out to discover and delight in the best food she could eat. Then she met Daniel, a talented chef who had spent his career cooking at great restaurants across the country. They fell in love at the grocery store, the farmers' market, and in front of the stove. Soon Daniel was creating spectacular dishes, stunning meals that happened to be entirely gluten-free.

Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef shares the Aherns' unexpected courtship, from their first date to married life together, through stories about food. The book also follows a day in the life of the working chef, from selecting the best fish to deciding specials to creating gluten-free desserts. This narrative cookbook features gorgeous photographs, guidance on cooking techniques, and 100 chef-tested recipes intended for the home cook.

The recipes in this book—Chilled Asparagus Soup; Seared Shrimp with Garlic-Almond Sauce; Fennel Salad with Rainier Cherries, Radishes, and Raspberry Vinaigrette; Bacon-Wrapped Pork Belly; Crusty Bread That Even Those Who Eat Gluten Might Like; and Blue Cheese Cheesecake with Fig Crust; plus many more—will leave everyone with joy in the belly.

Far more than just a cookbook, Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef is an inspiring love story sure to give hope to anyone who believes that gluten-free food can't be devilishly delicious and seriously satisfying.

From the Back Cover

Advance Praise for Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef

"Shauna's passion for writing is second only to her passion for her husband, The Chef...and their gorgeous child, Lucy. When I read this cookbook, I felt like curling up, slowing down, and savoring the words on the pages. They're life-giving—not just for folks who live a gluten-free lifestyle, but also for those (like me) who are simply inspired by the beauty of food." —Ree Drummond, author of The Pioneer Woman Cooks

"As fellow hopeless romantics who have been happily coupled for twenty-five years and married for twenty of them, we fell in love with this beautiful love story told by Shauna and Daniel Ahern of their life in food, with recipes. That these recipes were inspired by such compelling flavor combinations made us fall all the harder. This book is a heartfelt tribute to the healing power of food for both body and soul." —Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg, James Beard

Award–winning authors of The Flavor Bible, Becoming a Chef, and Culinary Artistry

"Chefs are all over the media today, on TV and even in tabloids, but only rarely do we get to know one up close, through the loving eyes of his wife. Being a chef is not for the faint of heart, nor is being married to one, but Shauna and Danny tell their story with grace, wisdom, wit, and, as Danny might say, some kick-ass recipes, too."—Molly Wizenberg, author of A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table

"Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef is a writer's cookbook, a chef's cookbook, a reader's cookbook, but most of all it's a cook's cookbook. It's about a love of cooking and of being alive and appreciating one another and sharing good food. The Aherns have proven themselves experts at gluten-free cooking, and their practical wisdom and recipes here provide an extraordinary lesson in gluten-free cooking, but what this book is really about is love. What a generous book it is. As far as I'm concerned, this is what a cookbook is all about."
—Michael Ruhlman, author of Ratio: The Simple Codes Behind the Craftof Everyday Cooking and other books

"How can you resist a love story that reads even more sensuous than a romance novel—especially since it includes the pleasures of Bacon Butter, Blackberry-Peach Crumble, and Smoked Salt Caramel Ice Cream!"
—Jaden Hair, www.SteamyKitchen.com, and author of The Steamy Kitchen Cookbook

See all Product description

What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?


Customer reviews

Top customer reviews

on July 3, 2011
Format: Hardcover
0Comment| 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on June 3, 2011
Format: Hardcover
0Comment| 5 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on May 15, 2011
Format: Hardcover
0Comment| 5 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on August 2, 2013
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on September 21, 2010
Format: Hardcover
0Comment| 4 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on September 2, 2015
Format: Hardcover
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
Pages with related products. See and discover other items: cpu heatsink

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery & Returns

Need Help?