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The Joslin Diabetes Great Chefs Cook Healthy Cookbook

The Joslin Diabetes Great Chefs Cook Healthy Cookbook

Five-Star Food for People with Diabetes
Living with diabetes doesn't mean you can't enjoy five-star food. With The Joslin Diabetes Great Chefs Cook Healthy Cookbook, you can savor sophisticated, restaurant-quality cuisine at home while maintaining your blood glucose levels and healthy lifestyle. Award-winning authors Frances Towner Giedt and Bonnie Sanders Polin, Ph.D., and 114 superstar chefs from around the world, in conjunction with the world-famous Joslin Diabetes Center, have come together to produce a cookbook of extraordinary food for special occasions, specifically for people with diabetes. Here are more than 135 delicious recipes from acclaimed restaurants, each with a nutritional analysis that includes a list of carbohydrates, calories, and Joslin Choices provided by Joslin's Nutrition Services Staff.
This book will help you plan for an elegant dinner party or an intimate dinner for two, with sumptuous recipes that include David Paul Johnson's Spicy Lobster Gazpacho with Avocado Crème Fraîche from David Paul's Lahaina Grill, Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii; Asparagus and Gingered Grapefruit Salad from Ris Lacoste of 1789, Washington, D.C.; Broiled Halibut with Spring Mixed Beans and Spicy Thai Lemongrass Broth from Susanna Foo of Susanna Foo, in Philadelphia; Grilled Duck Breast with Sautéed Peaches and Tuscan Bread Salad from Don Pintabona of Tribeca Grill, New York City; Banana Pot Stickers with Mango Lime Sorbet and Roasted Pineapple from Michael Herschman of Mojo Café, in Cleveland, Ohio; and Light Apple and Lime Soufflé from Michel Guérard of Les Prés d'Eugénie, in Eugénie-les-Bains, France.
Eight pages of gorgeous color photographs will convince you to get into the kitchen and start cooking. Whether you're living with diabetes or just love fine restaurant food, The Joslin Diabetes Great Chefs Cook Healthy Cookbook will become a favorite in your culinary arsenal.
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  • Simon & Schuster | 
  • 320 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780743215886 | 
  • October 2003
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Introduction

This book is a second of its kind. Our first book, The Joslin Diabetes Gourmet Cookbook, originally published nine years ago, allowed people with diabetes to enjoy gourmet foods with their families for the first time. After its publication and becoming the winner of the coveted James Beard Foundation Cookbook Award and a Julia Child Cookbook Award nomination, we received hundreds of letters thanking us for making a person with diabetes feel more like the rest of the world, and for bringing families back to the dinner table where everyone could, and would, share the same meal. We also received countless letters from... see more

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