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Cover Story - December 2, 2011

Chefs' favorites and one-dish meals inspire holiday cooking ideas

In tender memoir, local chef Donia Bijan pays tribute to her mother

by Anne Sturmthal Bergman

This year, in light of the recession and the need to have delicious, nutritious and inexpensive meals, I have chosen cookbooks that I hope are user-friendly and creative, using fresh, easy-to-obtain ingredients. I tested the recipes in my home kitchen. I've also recommended books with authors' reflections about food.

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Anne Sturmthal Bergman is a freelance writer in Menlo Park.


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