This book is definitely geared to a cooking enthusiast versus a professional chef. It's a pretty nifty book, handy in terms of the information given. a pretty nifty book, handy in terms of the information given.
The food writer has sought out the best cooking schools across America and profiled chefs, the cost, the accommodation, plus a few delicious recipes – in case you never make it out of your armchair.
- Christian Science Monitor
Warning: this book is best perused after a meal.
- travelgirl magazine
To some folk, cooking and travel are inseparable pleasures. This book is written with them in mind.
- Chicago Tribune
Don't miss the tasty sidebars on specific foods, such as the best way to enjoy cheese and beef fondue.
- Dutchess County Tourism Dutchess County Spotlight
New book is deliciously informative guide for 'Gourmet Getaways'
- Laura Ruby Fauquier Weekend Times Democrat Newspaper
David gives just about any information anyone would want to know about the 50 top cooking schools across the U.S
- Henry Berry
Gourmet Getaways will evoke an intense case of wanderlust and an even more intense desire for good food. Discovering the great culinary spots chronicled by Joe David, even a non-foodie will want to jump in the car and head to one of the schools across the country to prepare - and eat- a sumptuous meal under the tutelage of the pros sharing their secrets.
Anyone interested in taking cooking classes while on vacation might want to include “Gourmet Getaways” in his or her research.
- Cheramie Sonnier Advocate
If you’d like to dabble, or even get very serious about trying your hand in the kitchen—while also enjoying a vacation—food writer Joe David’s book is for you.
- Kim Foley Mackinnon TravelMuse
What makes Gourmet Getaways: 50 Top Spots to Cook and Learn such a wonderful book is the way Joe David explains everything. We found out exactly what we could expect at the culinary schools and the profiles of the chefs.