In the first cookbook from Graham Elliot, cohost of the popular Fox series MasterChefand MasterChef Junior, 100 deliciously creative recipes show home cooks the basics of cooking and combining flavors—and then urge them to break the rules and put their own spin on great meals.

Graham Elliot wants everyone to cook. To push up their sleeves and get some good food on the table. It’s Graham’s simple philosophy that, while there is no right or wrong when it comes to creativity in the kitchen, you will benefit from knowing some time-honored methods that enable you to serve tasty meals to your family day after day, week after week. So, to teach you his methods and infuse some fun into the process, he’s written Cooking Like a Master Chef, an easygoing, accessible guide for the home cook to create delicious, beautiful food for every occasion.

It’s no wonder so many people love Graham and his energetic creativity in the kitchen. With Cooking Like a Master Chef, now you can learn to be a skilled, resourceful, and endlessly inventive cook who makes food everyone, adults and kids alike, will absolutely relish.

Inspiring, yet straightforward and approachable, Cooking like a MasterChef illuminates Graham’s personal philosophy on food and cooking superbly, while easily imparting to readers his ability to elevate without overcomplicating the food he loves best.
— Joe Bastianich, restaurateur, winemaker, television personality and author of Restaurant Man
Graham has made a book for everyone, accessible and intelligent with superb recipes that will raise your technique level, grow your confidence in the kitchen and turn you into the cook you always wanted to be at home. This book perfectly demonstrates why Graham is one of the country’s truly great culinarians.
— Andrew Zimmern, chef, food writer, co-creator and host of the Travel Channel series Bizarre Foods