Here are the books that started it all for Ina Garten, who turned a passion for food into a successful specialty food store in the Hamptons and is now loved by millions for her Barefoot Contessa television show and cookbooks. The Barefoot Contessa Cookbook, Ina's first book, has all of the fabulous, easy recipes that won Ina a loyal following at her retail shop, including perfect roast chicken, French potato salad, and those irresistible coconut cupcakes. In Barefoot Contessa Parties! Ina shares her very best menus, divided by season, for fuss-free yet gorgeous entertaining, from a summer garden lunch for eight to an intimate fireside dinner for two.
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