The new cookbook Berries: Sweet and Savory Recipes by Eliza Cross is a colorful, juicy dive into the fun of cooking with berries. Read on for more details, and support this site by shopping through the links below.
Berries: Sweet and Savory Recipes by Eliza Cross
When cookbook author Eliza Cross contacted me to ask if I’d like to review a copy of her newest cookbook, Berries: Sweet and Savory Recipes, of course I said “Yes!”
I’m passionate about berries. Strawberries, blackberries, blueberries: you name it, I love it. So I was intrigued by the idea of using berries not just for sweet recipes, but for savory recipes as well.
The cookbook is divided into eight recipe sections.
- Beverages and sweets
- Jams, preserves, and sauces
- Muffins, breads, and pastries
- Salads and starters
- Main courses
- Cakes and cookies
- Pies and tarts
The Blackberry-Glazed Spiral Ham recipe caught my eye right away, as did the Blueberry Jelly Donuts.
One of the things I liked most about this cookbook was how cleanly it was laid out. No distractions, no clutter, just lovely photos and recipes with type that was large enough to read at a distance. It also had a thorough index that made it easy to look up ingredients and recipes.
With its handy guide to berry picking and prepping, Berries: Sweet and Savory Recipes is the perfect cookbook to pick up for berry lovers. Its pretty style makes it suitable for gift-giving as well, especially when berries are in season!
Pick up your copy here, and see below for more cookbooks by Eliza Cross.
If you love berries, you can also try these Magnolia Days recipes:
- Honey Berry Blue Cheese Ball
- Blueberry Crumble Pie Smoothie
- Slow Cooker Chicken Wings with Blackberry Plum Glaze