Chronicle Books is proud to bring back this beloved cookbook, as user-friendly as it is inspiring. Diane Worthington is a leader in the cooking style known as California cuisine. Trained at the Cordon Bleu, she distills her expert knowledge of European and American culinary traditions into a way of cooking and a range of mouthwatering dishes that are at once innovative and classical. Using time-honored techniques and unexpected ingredients, the focus is on freshness and flavor, bringingCalifornia cuisine to home kitchens everywhere. A book that readers swear by, with a fresh new jacket,The Cuisine of California is back by overwhelming demand.