Cookbook Giveaway - Field Peas & Dinner Déjà Vu

Jennifer Book is the author of two cookbooks. Her first cookbook, Field Peas to Foie Gras: Southern Recipes with a French Accent shares recipes that will help you create healthy, flavorful meals for your family. While her Southern upbringing and French training is the foundation for culinary exploration in her second cookbook, Dinner Déjà Vu: Southern Tonight, French Tomorrow. In the latter title, Booker uses one list of fresh ingredients to create two meals, one Southern and one French. Combined grocery lists provide time-saving tools for recipes from cocktails to desserts and everything in between.

For more information on these titles, please see our review and recipe post

We are pleased to offer three sets of these two titles to our EYB Members in the US. One of the entry options is to answer the following question in the comments section of this blog post:

Which recipe from either index would you make first?

Please note that you must be logged into the Rafflecopter contest before posting or your entry won't be counted. If you are not already a Member, you can join at no cost. The contest ends at midnight on May 31st, 2017

 

 

 

 

60 Comments

  • rchesser  on  4/27/2017 at 12:13 PM

    The Pork En Croute looks fabulous.

  • laureljean  on  4/27/2017 at 12:31 PM

    This was tough. From Field Peas to Foi Gras I'd make the Lavender Cake with Fresh Lemon Glaze. From Dinner Deja Vu I'd make the Shortbread with Peach Preserves. And I didn't think I had a sweet tooth!

  • lhudson  on  4/27/2017 at 3:11 PM

    Cinnamon and Spice Rolls

  • heyjude  on  4/27/2017 at 3:13 PM

    Fig preserves for a cheese plate

  • Wallactreats  on  4/27/2017 at 3:25 PM

    Fresh Fig Compote and Tarte au Citron delicious!

  • lgroom  on  4/27/2017 at 5:07 PM

    Blackberry cobbler.

  • AnnaZed  on  4/27/2017 at 5:37 PM

    The question that you have on the widget "Check out the author inteview [sic] post and of books that David mentioned as those he is cooking from now - which one sounds like a book you would like to cook from." appears to be a left over from the David Leite post (there is no David that I can see in this book or the review). So, I'm going to do what the others are doing and answer the question that you usually ask; which is difficult because there is no index link. So, from the review I would say that as a New Oreleans girl I am VERY interested on Ms. Booker and her books. I want to make her Pickled Shrimp & Onions from Field Peas to Foie Gras: Southern Recipes with a French Accent by Jennifer Hill Booker.

  • JulesLP  on  4/27/2017 at 7:06 PM

    The Macaroni au Gratin from Dinner Deja Vu sounds great!!!

  • Rosesrpink50  on  4/27/2017 at 9:16 PM

    I could make any of the dishes with fresh peas and beans! The Applesauce and Ham Steak sounds pretty good.

  • leilx  on  4/27/2017 at 11:31 PM

    Strawberry lavender preserves sound delicious as does the caramel cake!

  • monique.potel  on  4/28/2017 at 1:55 AM

    i am tempted by the strawberry and lavender preserves and byGreen Tomato Cha Cha

  • cocecitycook  on  4/28/2017 at 3:24 AM

    Pork En Croute sounds yummy!

  • RSW  on  4/28/2017 at 6:04 AM

    fig preserves

  • notstarvingyet  on  4/28/2017 at 10:42 AM

    The peach bourbon sauce from Field Peas to Foie Gras sounds tasty, so I'd probably make it first, but there are so many good recipes it's hard to choose.

  • debbielovesbooks  on  4/28/2017 at 11:46 AM

    Pork en Crote!

  • Siegal  on  4/28/2017 at 2:10 PM

    Strawberry lavender preserves yum

  • sgump  on  4/28/2017 at 3:45 PM

    Lavender cake with fresh lemon glaze from *Field Peas to Foie Gras* sounds summery and divine!

  • Academy252  on  4/28/2017 at 5:41 PM

    I grew up on green tomato cha cha... YUM!!! I have never made it for myself and would love to try that recipe. I am drawn in by the Field Peas to Foie Gras title... I am a southern girl with some French traditional cooking training myself and love everything about the concept of that book. The entire contents of that book looks fantastic!

  • southerncooker  on  4/28/2017 at 7:33 PM

    Sweet Potato Muffins from Field Peas to Foie Gras: Southern Recipes with a French Accent

  • matag  on  4/28/2017 at 7:42 PM

    Strawberry lemon cake

  • GeneratorHalf  on  4/29/2017 at 12:57 AM

    Shrimp & grits with tomato okra gravy

  • stephdayl  on  4/29/2017 at 9:24 AM

    From Dinner Deja Vu - Collard Greens Salad with Champagne Vinaigrette

  • imaluckyducky  on  4/29/2017 at 9:41 AM

    Fig preserves

  • imaluckyducky  on  4/29/2017 at 9:43 AM

    Field Peas to Foie Gras: Southern Recipes with a French Accent s

  • Dmartin997  on  4/29/2017 at 10:23 AM

    The cassoulet looks delicious. Definitely would make.

  • rrwrites  on  4/29/2017 at 12:29 PM

    fried taters and spring onions!

  • Blhanners  on  4/30/2017 at 7:48 AM

    Fresh Corn bisque! Yum!!

  • mpdeb98  on  4/30/2017 at 7:51 PM

    Asparagus and Vidalia onion quiche

  • DFed  on  5/1/2017 at 11:31 AM

    Sweet potato crepes, those sound yummy!

  • DFed  on  5/1/2017 at 11:32 AM

    Sweet potato crepes, those sound yummy!

  • alemily  on  5/1/2017 at 12:38 PM

    Coconut Christmas cake

  • JenJoLa  on  5/1/2017 at 4:28 PM

    Fried chicken salad with fresh grapes & toasted almonds. Yum...

  • Karla123  on  5/4/2017 at 5:48 PM

    I would make "pickled tomatoes" with some of my garden tomatoes.

  • hippiechick1955  on  5/5/2017 at 11:56 AM

    Oh my gosh, the Lavener Cake with fresh Lemon Glaze would be first. Did I mention I LOVE baked goods :-)

  • lebarron2001  on  5/5/2017 at 4:01 PM

    Shrimp and Grits with tomato okra gravy

  • JanScholl  on  5/6/2017 at 9:14 PM

    fresh corn bisque

  • sarahawker  on  5/8/2017 at 8:57 AM

    Southern fried chicken with cream gravy

  • skipeterson  on  5/8/2017 at 5:31 PM

    Smothered squirrel

  • ChefJenniferHillBooker  on  5/10/2017 at 9:54 AM

    Well . . . as the author of both Field Peas to Foie Gras and Dinner Deja Vu, I would make the Hickory Smoked Chicken Croquettes from my first book and I'm really into the Asparagus & Vidalia Onion Quiche in the second one. Hey! I'd like to win these books too. lol

  • t.t  on  5/13/2017 at 12:45 AM

    strawberry lemon cake

  • Uhmandanicole  on  5/13/2017 at 4:29 AM

    Sweet potato crepes with brown sugar butter From Dinner Deja Vu and Fried salt pork from Field Peas to Foie Gras

  • JuneHawk  on  5/14/2017 at 11:39 PM

    Hickory-smoked chicken croquettes

  • auntietina  on  5/15/2017 at 12:22 AM

    The Beet salad with walnuts, Roquefort & citrus vinaigrette from Dinner Deja Vu sounds yummy.

  • Katiefayhutson  on  5/17/2017 at 2:36 PM

    Strawberry and lavender preserves

  • mcrimmins  on  5/17/2017 at 4:05 PM

    Apple Spice Cake--a perfect autumn dessert.

  • artmarcia  on  5/19/2017 at 9:08 PM

    Macaroni au gratin--my grand babies love Mac & Cheese!

  • Julia  on  5/20/2017 at 12:39 AM

    Pickled shrimp and onions

  • jim.windle  on  5/21/2017 at 10:26 AM

    Hog head cheese! Assuming I could find a hog's head.

  • nomadchowwoman  on  5/22/2017 at 6:09 PM

    Lamb shanks with garlic and butter beans sound really good to me!

  • JenE  on  5/23/2017 at 12:16 AM

    the apple cider vinaigrette is a recipe I would make often, I'm always looking for recipes for salad dressings and this type is good for pasta salads and even baked potatoes.

  • Kelos  on  5/25/2017 at 3:26 AM

    Asparagus & Vidalia Onion Quiche I think - sounds lovely :)

  • topdawg11  on  5/25/2017 at 7:32 AM

    I would make the macaroni au gratin first.

  • stargirl  on  5/25/2017 at 10:42 AM

    Asparagus & Vidalia onion quiche

  • PennyG  on  5/26/2017 at 4:12 PM

    Pulled Pork with Peppered Vinegar sounds delicious!

  • juazella  on  5/26/2017 at 6:04 PM

    Beet salad with walnuts, Roquefort & citrus vinaigrette

  • cincichef41  on  5/26/2017 at 9:58 PM

    I might go for the Sorghum Glazed Quail from Dinner Deja Vu. I've never worked with quail, and I think sorghum is such an underrated sweetener. Why not?

  • Teruska  on  5/29/2017 at 4:36 PM

    I think I would make the Fresh Fig Cookies so that I could sample them again and again as I pickle, jam and make seasonings.

  • sequoia55  on  5/30/2017 at 1:05 AM

    Pork en Crote!

  • Scotsman61  on  5/30/2017 at 6:34 PM

    The Pork En Croute

  • brigitm  on  5/31/2017 at 1:27 PM

    Lavender cake with fresh lemon glaze!

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