During the past 25 years, Axel and May Vervoordt have cultivated a reputation for excellence in art, interior design, and entertaining. In this contemporary cookbook, May shares 107 seasonal recipes for entertaining in style. With an emphasis on the essence of individual ingredients and cooking in harmony with the seasons, she demonstrates that simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. Her dishes are easy to prepare, original, and healthful and still allow the home chef time to enjoy the meal with guests. Close-ups of the recipes are complemented by lifestyle photographs offering a glimpse inside the elegant Vervoordt residence.