Book DescriptionFrom the sun-drenched pages of Coastal Living magazine comes the first cookbook that caters to the dream of life on the coast. A hefty 368 pages, it has over 500 recipes just right for spontaneous beach outings, impressive entertaining, and everyday dining. But it goes way beyond great meals. It captures the attitude, taste, and lifestyle of those lucky enough to call the coast their home (or those who wish it was). A dozen exciting menus showcase the hottest cooking trends, the freshest ingredients, and well-informed wine choices. Naturally, there are lots of recipes for quick, healthy meals, and loads of ideas for casually elegant gatherings. This exceptionally visual cookbook also features a seafood primer, grilling section, and dozensof 'surf and turf' recipes for ocean-inspired indulgence. The 250 stunning photos capture the upscale but easy style that epitomizes life on the coast. Whether you already live there or just dream of it, now you can cook up your own little slice of paradise with The Coastal Living Cookbook.