It’s Vincent Price’s birthday today.
Let’s celebrate with a round up of some of the dishes cooked for the forthcoming Vincent Price cookbook by our wonderful volunteers.
My co-writer Peter has published a sneaky peek of the proposed book cover (revealing the NEW TITLE)
and some of the inside pages here – do check it out and sign up to the mailing list for news about the book launch.
Herby follows a round-up of some of the recipes tested for the book by our wonderful volunteers. Please forgive me if you have tested something and you don’t see it here – there will be another post featuring tester pix soon. There are so many of you fabulous people!
I can’t resist beginning with this magnificent rendition of Vincent Price’s Fish Fillets Noord Zee by Dylan and Arike. This is followed by many fun and lovely photos of dishes cooked all around the world in celebration of Vincent’s wonderful cookbooks and the favourite recipes of many of his Co*Stars.
Justin and Anna Gayner made Diana Rigg’s Goulash.
Jodi Hausen made Vincent Price’s Pots de Creme Chocolat
Jodi also made Frank Lovejoy’s Soup
Richard J. Hand made Vincent Price’s Champagne Lemon Ice
plus Vincent’s Pommes de Terre Savoyarde and his Fillets of Lamb with Onion Sauce
Stephen O’Crowley made Ian Hunter’s Yorkshire Pudding
Harry Dobermann made Ian Ogilvy’s Turnip and Onion Soup.
made Lana Turner’s Scampi
As did Vera Roth
Myriam Plante made John Carradine’s Washington Apple Pie
Vera Roth made Vincent Price’s Tagliatele Verdi Gratinate al Prosciutto – love this photobomb!
Michelle Garza made Vincent Price’s Chicken Sweet & Hot
Sophia Rawlinson made Nan Grey’s Shoestring Sweet Potatoes
Mark Brisenden made Vincent Price’s Carrot Soup
Kevin Geddes made Lillian Gish’s Gnocchi Verdi With Pesto Sauce
Elizabeth Prais made Tallulah Bankhead’s Southern Fried Chicken
Red Pepper Soup
Baked Ham in a Common Crust
Vera Roth made Vincent Price’s Steamed Apple Pudding
VT Dorchester made Lynn Bari’s Almond Tea Cake
Kimberley Giberson made Vincent Price’s Blueberry Muffins a la Posada
Karen Brenner made Vincent Price’s Scandinavian Soup
Kimberley Giberson made Charles Bronson’s Chicken Curry
Kelli Cline made Vincent Price’s Coq au Vin
Jaime Dempsey made Vincent Price’s Crostata Di Mele
Rosa Wang made Vincent Price’s Friday Chicken
Lauren Hansgen made Eva Gabor’s Eggs Gabor
Lauren made Vincent Price’s Green Beans too
and Vincent Price’s Saffron Rice…
Abigail Vint made Henry Fonda’s Swedish Meatballs
and last but not least, here’s Chris Hawton looking as pleased as punch with his rendition of Margaret Lindsay’s Asparagus Pie, Soufflé
Thank you all so much for testing recipes for us, getting your photos and feedback is one of my very favourite things! More tester photos coming soon and don’t forget to sign up to hear about our book launch plans!