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I was looking for recipes and was extremely disappointed that only 10% of the book contained recipes.
I too expected more than a book that is 90% "This thing is really cool...experiment with it, you can cook lots of stuff!" with few specifics.
I enjoy my rice cooker and like Roger Ebert, but there is nothing in this book that is worth a few dollars.
Now- if you are experienced enough in cookery, the evocations might help you make really good meals. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Cissa
A cookbook from the much-loved, sorely-missed film reviewer, detailing the multitude of uses to which the simple rice cooker may be put. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Stephen Ballantyne
The good parts: I was curious about rice cookers, and this entertaining slim book provided me with some useful answers. Read morePublished 4 months ago by James W. Harris
This is a most entertaining treatise on rice cookers, food and those we love. Reading it was such fun; it made me wish I were as fortunate as Mr. Read morePublished 4 months ago by SC in SC
I am already a fan of the rice pot so I didn't really need this. just bought it after Ebert died. It has some good recipes but mostly it's Roger Ebert.Published 5 months ago by Dream to Dance
i bought the book because i'm a fan of roger ebert. it's sort of a recipe book for an electric rice cooker, similar to a slow cooker, i guess. Read morePublished 5 months ago by johnb-cape
When I heard about the passing of Roger Ebert I was sad...I was aware that he had written a small book on the use of the rice cooker...ordered it to mark his passing... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Marine Tiger
I'm sorry but this book is garbage. I fail to see how any editor could permit this tripe for mass publication.Published 6 months ago by solidity
A most pleasurable read, to be sure. Perhaps I'm not quite adventureseome enough (yet!) to try my hand at some of the ideas in it... But it does inspire, to be sure. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Spiral Dancer