John Kanell “Preppy Kitchen” Book Launch

Join in an in-person event with John Kanell, author of “Preppy Kitchen.”


October 4 @ 6:30 pm
Barrett Bookstore
6 Corbin Dr
Darien, CT 6820
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October 5 @ 6:00 pm
Bookends Bookstore
211 E Ridgewood Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 7450
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October 6 @ 6:00 pm
511 Meeting St. Suite 201
Charleston, South Carolina 29403
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October 7 @ 6:00 pm
Williams Sonoma
Ponce City Market
Atlanta, Georgia
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October 8 @ 2:00 pm
Williams Sonoma – NorthPark Mall
8687 N US 75-Central Expy 1000 Ste C1-504
Dallas, TX 75225
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October 11 @ 7:00 pm
Barnes & Noble – The Grove
189 The Grove Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90036
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October 12 @ 6:30 pm
The Book Stall of Winnetka
811 Elm Street
Winnetka, Illinois 60093
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October 15 @ 6:00 pm
House of Books
10 N. Main St
Kent, Connecticut 06757

About the Author:

John Kanell is a cooking and baking expert and founder of Preppy Kitchen, the digital food and family-focused brand that empowers and inspires those who enjoy cooking at all skill levels. Kanell founded Preppy Kitchen in 2015 and has channeled its almost-immediate success into an enormous platform with a combined following of over 10 million. John spent over a decade teaching middle school math and science before turning his attention to creating content in the kitchen. Preppy Kitchen is now a nationally renowned cooking and baking destination, having been featured by such outlets as the Today show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Kelly Clarkson Show, Good Morning AmericaHome & Family, PeopleVogue, ELLE Décor, Better Homes & Gardens, and Woman’s Day; he has appeared as a guest judge on Food Network’s Chopped: Sweets and has been a recurring judge on Disney’s Magic Bake Off. John uses his decades of homegrown experience to provide fans of Preppy Kitchen with the knowledge and resources they need to create indelible recipes. John and his husband Brian live on a farm in Litchfield County, Connecticut, with their young twin boys, Lachlan and George.

About the Book:

Decadent, delicious seasonal comfort foods and desserts you can make at home no matter what your cooking level from the beloved social media star @PreppyKitchen.

Preppy Kitchen creator John Kanell delivers his fan-favorite recipes and baked goods so everyone can create them at home. Organized by season so you can shop at peak freshness and embrace new traditions, the dishes featured in Preppy Kitchen are inspired by well-loved staples updated with a touch of Kanell’s signature sophistication.

Recipes include:
-Chive and Parmesan Buttermilk Biscuits
-Pecan Shortbread and Rosemary Caramel Bars
-Roasted Garlic and Olive-Stuffed Chicken Breasts
-Blackberry-Balsamic Pork Chops
-Apple Butter and Marzipan Bread
-Chorizo Beef Burgers with Queso and Avocado
-Fresh Tostadas with Green Tomato and Mango Salsa
-And many more!

In addition to the delicious recipes that feature tips and tricks throughout to help save time in the kitchen, Kanell includes special projects, everything from making flower arrangements and winter wreaths to pickling vegetables. Through these mouthwatering recipes, inspirational crafts, and beautiful photography, Preppy Kitchen is sure to delight longtime fans and newcomers alike.

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