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Joanne Chang’s Cookbook Named One of NPR’s Best for 2010

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We’re not shocked. Even her reality-show-esque Myers + Chang and Flour tweets and Facebook missives are more entertaining than many books we’ve read lately. Chang’s Flour: Spectacular Recipes From Boston’s Flour Bakery + Cafe was lauded alongside heavy-hitters from Joan Nathan (Quiches, Kugels and Couscous), Amanda Hesser (The Essential New York Times Cookbook) and Nigella Lawson (Recipes from the Heart of the Home.) NPR gushes about the level of “mastery, precision, and experience.” We’re just looking forward to learning how to make our own almond paste.

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Joanne Chang’s Cookbook Named One of NPR’s Best for 2010