Wednesday, May 23, 2007

Old "No-Cook" Cookbook & Sample Recipe

The Natural Foods No-Cook Book was published in 1969.

The author, John H. Tobe was an arch foe of "mass manufacturing" and the "medical establishment" until his death in 1979. He was also one of the few people to visit the Hunza people in the 1950's. He wrote many classic health related books

A John Tobe Quote " When the time comes that mankind has advanced to the state when it is sufficiently enlightened, we will then learn to live on a diet of vegetables, grains, fruits, and nuts all uncooked and untreated"

The Natural Foods No-Cook Book gives you a full breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu for 365 days. Over one thousand recipes for flavorsome uncooked meals . It is found used and copies are at Amazon and other used book sources.

This book is worth having. You will never be without a Raw Food breakfast, lunch, dinner idea again!

Sample Recipe from The Natural Foods No-Cook Book for Dinner May 23

Coconut Loaf
2 parsnips ground 1/4 cup freshly grated coconut
1 carrot ground fine 2 small green onions
1/2 cup ground rye 1 egg

Grind onions, parsnip and carrots. combine with remaining ingredients and mix well together
Shape into individual servings and serve on lettuce

Strawberry Cocktail
1 cup strawberry juice 1/2 cup rhubarb juice
Use juicer again and combine

Ice Creme
1lb ripe bananas 1/2 pound pine nuts ground
1lb ripe strawberries 1lb honey
1 cup fresh grated coconut 1 pt water
mash bananas and strawberries. combine with remaining ingredients and
mix thoroughly. Freeze

1 comment:

Chef Mom said...

OMG! Thank You! I grew up with this book in the house as a child and have been searching for the name and author for the past 20 years with no success. Now I least I have a starting point for my search for the BEST No-COOK BOOK ever!!!! have a great day
Pam in FL