Welcome to Eat Your Books!

If you are new here, you may want to learn a little more about how this site works. Eat Your Books has indexed recipes from leading cookbooks and magazines as well recipes from the best food websites and blogs.

Become a member and you can create your own personal ‘Bookshelf’. Imagine having a single searchable index of all your recipes – both digital and print!

Maricel E. Presilla


Maricel E. Presilla is a culinary historian and chef-owner of two restaurants. She has been nominated twice for the James Beard Foundation Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic Award and for best food writing. Her articles have appeared in Saveur, Food & Wine, and Gourmet, and she recently appeared on The Martha Stewart Show. She is the founder-owner of Gran Cacao Company, a Latin American food research and marketing company that specializes in the sale of premium cacao beans from Latin America. She lives in Weehawken, New Jersey.