Todd Wilbur is known as America's favorite food hacker. In his new cookbook ‘Top Secret Recipes Step-By-Step’, he reveals the key ingredients to making the most popular menu items from iconic restaurants and fast food joints.
3 years in the making, 'Top Secret Recipes Step-By-Step' takes readers and amateur cooks behind the scenes of big-named chain restaurants such as Olive Garden, Applebee’s, IHOP and even Starbucks, revealing the key ingredients and trade secrets that keep diners coming back for more.
'Top Secret Recipes Step-By-Step' features 125 recipes including 75 all new hacks and 50 classic recipes which Todd improved to come even closer to the restaurant’s original formula. With over 1,100 photos, 'Top Secret Recipes Step-By-Step' contains homemade versions of popular menu items and brand-named foods including:
- The Cheesecake Factory Fresh Strawberry Cheesecake
- Chick-Fil-A Chicken Sandwich
- Chipotle Mexican Grill Adobo-Marinated Grilled Chicken and Steak
- Cinnabon Cinnamon Rolls
- Hostess Twinkie
- IKEA Swedish Meatballs
- KFC Original Fried Chicken
- McDonald’s Big Mac
- Mrs. Fields Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Girl Scout Samoas
- TGI Fridays Jack Daniel’s Sauce
- Wendy's Chili
…and over 100 more delicious dishes, from snacks and appetizers to entrees and desserts!
To create these recipes, Todd had unprecedented access to company headquarters, test kitchen, labs, corporate chefs -- and even a food scientist -- to craft the closest clones of these iconic brand-name products ever published.
Check out the official website for 'Top Secret Recipes Step-By-Step'.
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