By Timothy Ferriss
“If you crossed Jason Bourne with Julia baby, you’d prove with Tim Ferriss.” – Marco Canora, Chef-Partner of fireside & Terroir
"Tim Ferriss distills kitchen knowledge like a rotary evaporator on energy surge. the implications are powerful, lucid, and delicious." - Nick Kokonas, Co-Owner, Alinea, subsequent, The Aviary
WHAT when you may well turn into WORLD-CLASS IN whatever IN 6 MONTHS OR LESS?
The 4-Hour Chef isn’t only a cookbook. It’s a choose-your-own-adventure consultant to the area of speedy learning.
#1 manhattan instances bestselling writer (and lifelong non-cook) Tim Ferriss takes you from new york to Okinawa, and from Silicon Valley to Calcutta, unearthing the secrets and techniques of the world’s quickest beginners and maximum cooks. Ferriss makes use of cooking to provide an explanation for “meta-learning,” a step by step method that may be used to grasp something, no matter if searing steak or capturing 3-pointers in basketball. that's the genuine “recipe” of The 4-Hour Chef.
You'll teach contained in the kitchen for every little thing outdoor the kitchen. that includes tips and methods from chess prodigies, world-renowned cooks, seasoned athletes, grasp sommeliers, tremendous types, and everybody in among, this “cookbook for those who don’t purchase cookbooks” is a advisor to learning cooking and life.
The 4-Hour Chef is a five-stop trip during the paintings and technology of learning:
1. META-LEARNING. ahead of you learn how to prepare dinner, you need to learn how to examine. META charts the trail to doubling your studying potential.
2. THE family. DOM is the place you study the construction blocks of cooking. those are the ABCs (techniques) which may take you from Dr, Seuss to Shakespeare.
3. THE WILD. turning into a grasp scholar calls for self-sufficiency in all issues. WILD teaches you to seek, forage, and survive.
4. THE SCIENTIST. SCI is the mad scientist and modernist painter wrapped into one. this can be the place you rediscover whimsy and wonder.
5. the pro. Swaraj, a time period frequently linked to Mahatma Gandhi, might be translated as “self-rule.” In professional, we’ll examine how the simplest on the planet turn into the easiest on the earth, and the way you could chart your personal course a ways past this publication.