Having spent years acting on television and writing best-selling books, Valerie Bertinelli is no stranger to the entertainment industry. In her newest cookbook, Valerie takes this familiar theme in a new direction- cooking and serving amazing food for those you love. Everyone knows that making food for friends and family means the dishes must be satisfying and full of comforting flavour, and these more than 100 recipes fit the bill for both. Home cooks will find Valerie's recipes easy to make and innovative-they're just as vibrant and down to earth as Valerie herself. They will become your own go-tos, whether you're having breakfast or lunch on your own, friends are joining for last-minute cocktails and small bites, or the whole family is coming together for a hearty dinner. Anyone looking for mouth-watering recipes with classic comforting flavour that have an original twist like Bloody Mary Tea Sandwiches, Lobster BLTs, Quick Rotisserie Chicken Gumbo, and S'mores Popcorn, will turn to this gorgeous book again and again.
Valerie Bertinelli is a television personality, New York Times bestselling author, and passionate home cook. She hosts her own Food Network cooking show called Valerie's Home Cooking, reaching 1.5 million weekly viewers, and co-hosts Kids Baking Championship on the network. Bertinelli is well-known for her starring roles on the shows One Day at a Time and Hot in Cleveland. She currently lives in Los Angeles, CA.