[UPDATED] Michael’s Genuine Food Potluck @ Books & Books. Are You In?

This could be yours!

UPDATE: And we have a potlucky blog reader with a signed cookbook in hand. Congratulations David Sprintis! He’ll be making the Crispy Sweet & Spicy Pork Belly with kimchi & crushed peanuts. With a 10 pound slab of belly from Heritage waiting in his freezer. Money! We can’t wait.

Be the first person (other than Michael!) to have a freshly-printed and signed copy of Michael’s Genuine Food: Down-to-Earth Cooking for People Who Love to Eat. This Friday.

In honor of the February 15 release of his debut cookbook, Books & Books Coral Gables will be hosting the author’s Miami launch party at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 19 complete with a talk and Q&A with the newly-published chef.  For the food and drink part, we decided to turn the tables and give Michael a break for once!  Instead of the author cooking, we are offering a handful of his most devoted supporters an advance copy with one caveat: Michael will assign you a dish to make at home and bring for guests to enjoy at the event.  We couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate a volume that is all about sharing great meals with the people we love, than to make this a collaborative effort. (His family is not off the hook, by the way!) To thank our blog readers in Miami, we have saved a slot for one of you to get potlucky. Continue reading