Just saying is all....

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It has been the year of the cookbook. Last year's releases of Grant Achatz's Aleina set the new standard for uber food pr0n:

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At $32.00, Aleina broke the mold of the $150 high-end celebrity cookbook.

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And once the flood gates were open, it has been no holds bared for frugal foodies. These are some of my favorites from 2009:

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