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Friends: The Central Perk Cookbook by Kara Mickelson

    To celebrate this week’s FRIENDS: The Reunion, which premieres on HBO Max this Thursday, Insight Editions is pleased to show a sneak preview of select recipes from FRIENDS: THE OFFICIAL CENTRAL PERK COOKBOOK (Insight Editions; 10/5) for the first time. This is one cookbook that will sell like hotcakes come this fall.

    Celebrate your favorite coffee shop and one of the most iconic television series of all time with Friends: The Official Central Perk Cookbook!

    Gather your friends on your favorite couch and prepare over 50 recipes inspired by the iconic Central Perk café from the beloved hit sitcom Friends.

    FRIENDS: THE OFFICIAL CENTRAL PERK COOKBOOK [Insight Editions] offers a variety of recipes for chefs of all levels. From appetizers and small bites to drinks and desserts, each chapter includes iconic treats from the show and café.

    The latest in Insight Editions’ best-selling line of Friends products has more than 50 recipes and beautiful full-color photography, as well as classic stills and iconic quotes from the show. This will be the year’s best home cooking companion for fans of the show that has always been there for you.

    About the Contributors:
    Kara Mickelson attended UCLA and Le Cordon Bleu School of Culinary Arts and created Styled Delicious. She is a professional chef and food stylist. Kara trained in Spain and in Napa at French Laundry, and has worked with top Food Network chefs. She’s also an on camera culinary expert, recipe developer, producer, and writer. Follow along at