He studied science and literature at Caltech and Yale, and has written two prize-winning books, On Food and Cooking and The Curious Cook, as well as many articles and reviews.He has been named food writer of the year by Bon Appétit magazine and to the Time 100, an annual list of the world’s most influential people. Ten years ago, food writer Harold McGee started researching flavors for a new book. Harold McGee is a world-renowned authority on the science of food and cooking. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. How does it work? How does it work? ), Keys to Good Cooking: A Guide to Making the Best of Foods and Recipes, ( HAROLD McGEE, leading expert on the science of food and cooking, has spent a decade exploring our most overlooked sense. The answers to many kitchen conundrums in one easy-to-use volume, from the author of the acclaimed culinary bible On Food and Cooking. 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Harold McGee writes about the chemistry of food and cooking, and the science of everyday life. What is smell? Today, Harold McGee is one of the most important voices in food science, having transformed his twin passions of literature and science into a successful writing career, elucidating the world’s food mysteries for chefs and non-chefs alike. How does it work? There's a problem loading this menu right now. His book, published in 1984, On Food and Cooking, has influenced home cooks as well as a … He lives with his family in California. And why is it so important? Harold McGee's On Food and Cooking is a kitchen classic. The Mi'kmaq (Micmac): How Their Ancestors Lived Five Hundred Years Ago by Harold McGee,Ruth Holmes Whitehead and a great selection of related books, art … Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. 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