Diverse Cuisine

Diverse Cuisine

A list by IDEA Team, Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity Advocates

Who doesn’t love food? It is one of the constant elements across civilizations and time periods that always brings people together. These cookbooks are some of our favorites. From old classics to new ideas, hopefully you find something here to delight your senses and explore in your kitchen. Take your taste buds on a trip around the world.


Never found a recipe in here that wasn’t delicious or that took longer than an hour. Very impressed!

An Asian cuisine adventure, detailing recipes that changed the modern culinary landscape.

A delightful mix of midwestern cuisine influenced by her Jewish and Chinese heritage, this book is full of good food and lots of smiles. Maybe a few sprinkles, too. 

This colorful vegetarian cookbook fuses Indian and Californian cuisines and brings them to your kitchen.

The title really says it all, with a collection of recipes that don’t disappoint.

These seasonal menus guide you through prepping for a week to make your life easier.

It’s a comic book! It’s a cookbook! It’s one of the best things you’ll ever read.

Traditional recipes from different regions around Italy, now gluten free for you to enjoy. 

Full of color, information, and so many delicious treats, this is a must try for all the dessert lovers!

From the amazing bacon wrapped filet mignon to cookies that are ideal for making ahead and freezing until you want to bake them, there are 20 years' worth of recipes here to entertain. 

Have you ever been watching a movie and wondered what the food they were eating tasted like? Look in here for recipes from across the galaxy, space and time, and other fantasy realms.

Over 700 authentic, delicious, tried and true recipes that are sure to leave you satisfied every time.

This book of Persian cuisine weaves together history and poetry with the recipes, making a truly unique and informative experience. 

When the weather turns colder, this cookbook is a great way to travel the world while hunkered down at home!

Maybe you don’t want something new, but want that old recipe your grandmother used to make. This is the book for you. 

Delicious blend of favorite foods from Pepper's famous family, as well as cuisine from her youth. 

Reinvented cuisine from Mexico to warm your belly and your heart. 

Appetizers, sides, drinks, and main dishes of Hawaiian cuisine that are sure to take you on a vacation right in your kitchen.