My cookbook Family Style: Shared Plates for Casual Feasts is now available!

I’m so excited to announce that my first cookbook was published in November 2020 and is available wherever books are sold!

Family Style: Shared Plates for Casual Feasts is a collection of 60 all-new flavor-packed recipes.

A peek inside the book

  • 60 recipes created for uncomplicated dining at home, from snacks to vegetable platters, hearty mains and desserts
  • A full-page color photograph of each recipe
  • Tips and menu ideas for cooking a delicious family-style spread

Recipe Tester’s Favorites

Each recipe was tested by a dedicated team of passionate home cooks. Here are some of their favorites you can look forward to:

  • Baked Harissa Chicken Thighs
  • Family-Style Spaghetti Carbonara
  • Portuguese Cod with Pepperoni and White Beans
  • Orange Flower Olive Oil Cake
Recipe developer Karen Tedesco of the popular website Familystyle Food in her kitchen making a kale salad.

Hey – I’m Karen!

Creator of Familystyle Food

I’m a food obsessed super-taster and professionally trained cook ALL about making cooking fun and doable, with easy to follow tested recipes and incredibly tasty food!

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