The 84 extraordinary recipes, representing cuisines from around the planet, feature flavor-filled dishes both original and from the world s great chefs. You ll find cooking for every occasion, from easy, everyday meals to festive, elegant dining. The Best of Vegan Cooking is a cornucopia for all seasons soups . . . salads . . . pastas . . . vegetables and side dishes . . . breads and muffins . . . desserts . . . with special sections on delicious ice creams and sorbets and classic risottos. Beautifully illustrated with 17 fullcolor photographs! It s a perfect gift that will be treasured along with its predecessor, Dining With Friends: The Art of North American Vegan Cuisine.