From a snowy New England farmhouse to a tranquil California wine country kitchen, this book highlights regionally inspired menus from coast to coast. With gorgeous color photography and a friendly tone, "American Christmas" not only contains 60 recipes with key preparation, cooking, and serving techniques, but also scores of creative staging and decorating ideas, such as table settings, centerpieces, and gifts from the Christmas kitchen. 0-8487-2851-3$29.95 / Leisure Arts

American Christmas 2004, Oxmoor House

ISBN-13: 9780848728519