My America: Recipes from a Young Black Chef
In his first cookbook, Kwame Onwuachi shares the dishes of his America; dishes that show the true diversity of American food.
Featuring more than 125 recipes, My America is a celebration of the food of the African Diaspora, as handed down through Onwuachi’s own family history, spanning Nigeria to the Caribbean, the South to the Bronx, and beyond. From Nigerian Jollof, Puerto Rican Red Bean Sofrito, and Trinidadian Channa (Chickpea) Curry to Jambalaya, Baby Back Ribs, and Red Velvet Cake, these are global home recipes that represent the best of the patchwork that is American cuisine.Interwoven throughout the book are stories of Onwuachi’s travels, illuminating the connections between food and place, and food and culture.
- 8 inches x 10 inches
- 304 pages
- Published May 17, 2022