Briefly Noted: ‘Gatherings: Friends and Recipes from Montana’s Mustang Kitchen’

gatheringsSpecial guests at Mustang Cafe and Catering  in Livingston, Montana include Oprah Winfrey, Diane Sawyer, John Turturro, Anthony Bourdain, Tom Brokaw, Ivon Chaniard, Sandra Day O’Connor, Walter Kirn, Tom McGuane, Jim Harrison, Margot Kidder, Carl Haissan, and John Heard. When folks who can afford to eat anywhere in the world stop by for a meal, that’s a good sign.

And, it suggests that a recipe book based on the best from Mustang’s kitchen, might just bring that great food to your home.

From the Publisher: Featuring more than 100 original recipes from Mustang Fresh Food and Catering, Gatherings: Friends and Recipes from Montana’s Mustang Kitchen brings the magic of Chef Carole Sullivan’s personalized and authentic catering to your home kitchen. From Livingston, Montana Carole Sullivan has prepared meals for tough customers such as Martha Stewart and President Barack Obama. Each chapter is organized into custom menus that Sullivan has served to her loyal clientele, and accompanied by mouthwatering photographs by photographer Lynn Donaldson. Together the team brings us menus designed for every occasion, from streamside picnics to formal holiday dinners, with all the recipes adapted for simple and savory home cooking. Try Jeff and Susan Bridges’ Thanksgiving feast or sample Michael Keaton’s annual July 4th barbecue. This is real food for real people.

Book Signing: Carol Sullivan will be signing books at Costco in Bozeman this Saturday, September 13, 2914) from 12-2 pm.