In White Jacket Required, Weber reveals a deeper side of her life and offers a behind-the-scenes look at what went on at culinary school and the year that followed. She writes with candor and warmth as she describes the intense application process along with nitty-gritty details about classes like Meat Fabrication and Breads 101. Follow along as Weber confronts the ups and downs of training, gets her first job, deals with a family tragedy, maintains a long-distance relationship, and enters an exciting new chapter in her life, complete with unpredictable twists and turns. Scattered throughout you’ll find dozens of her delicious recipes, including Golden Granola, Girls’ Night Turkey Burgers with Spicy Sweet Potato Fries, Croque Monsieur, Old-Fashioned Chocolate Walnut Torte, and Pumpkin Whoopee Pies.
Upon graduating from college, Weber enrolled in culinary school—not to become a chef, but to become a food writer. She started the extremely popular food blog EatLiveRun (www.eatliverun.com), where she could share her exciting experiences as a new culinary student. Today thousands of people love reading her blog regularly; it now focuses on delicious family-friendly recipes, gorgeous food photography, and tasty travel tales.
Friday, September 7, 2012
Copperfield’s Santa Rosa
775 Village Court
Santa Rosa, CA 95405