In the Kitchen with Miss Piggy Author:Moi Move over Oprah! The inimitable Miss Piggy, star of stage, screen, and television, now takes on the world of publishing with her own celebrity cookbook. — The Divine Miss P has turned to more than 50 of her closest famous friends for culinary inspiration -- a star-studded array of actors, musicians and writers, TV names, and even a four-star gene... more »ral. Each offers a prized personal recipe.
Scrumptious Soups and Salads, Marvelous Main Courses, Sensational Side Dishes, and Miss Piggy's favorite, Divine Desserts, are all served up with her own special blend of cheeky irreverence and wacky wisdom.
Colorful photographs spotlight the dishes, the stars, and of course, Miss Piggy bedecked in her lavish wardrobe du jour. Among the applause-winning recipes are Whoopi Goldberg's Peas Porridge Hot, Peas Porridge Cold and Katie Couric's Zesty Tomato-Thyme Soup, John Travolta's Lobster with Three Sauces, and General Norman Schwarzkopf's Sour Cream Peach Pie.
Of course, no guide to gustatory delight is complete without those personal little hints and comments that smooth the way to a truly gourmet experience. Miss Piggy's outrageous tips include thawing frozen foods with a hair dryer, using Hollandaise as a pretzel dip, and applying Liz Taylor's spice mixture for a facial!
As Glenn Close, Harry Belafonte, Jodie Foster, Gene Shalit, Mary Steenburgen, James Taylor, Kristi Yamaguchi, and others share their favorite foods, Miss Piggy offers her own humorous homage to each celebrity cook, making this a book as delicious to read as it is to use.« less