• Jon Bonnell’s Texas Favorites Cookbook

    In Jon Bonnell’s Texas Favorites, the owner/chef at Fort Worth’s premier restaurant bearing his name shares his favorite dishes for parties and family gatherings.

    Holding back no secrets, Bonnell gives easy-to-follow directions on how to make Tex-Mex essentials like tortillas, salsas galore, guacamole and tamales. His recipes for family-style fiestas, Fort Worth fancy foods, seafood, and wild game are sure to please any size crowd. Fabulous ideas for tailgate parties will let you host with ease while making your tailgate the hottest one at the game. And then wind down any party with a variety of liquor-infused desserts or Sweet Biscuits with Cactus Jelly.

    There’s nothing intimidating about cooking with Chef Jon. From Texas-style ribs and potatoes to southwestern twists on fish, fresh veggie salads, and sweets, you’ll be whipping up delicious meals for your family and friends—in the kitchen and on the barbecue!

    Chef Jon Bonnell opened Bonnell’s Fine Texas Cuisine in 2001. It is the premier restaurant of both Fort Worth and Texas. He has cooked at the James Beard House on four separate occasions and has been featured on NBC’s Today, the CBS Early Show, Nightline, ABC’s Good Morning America, and the Food Network’s BBQ with Bobby Flay and Meat and Potatoes. He is the author of Jon Bonnell’s Fine Texas Cuisine and is a fourth-generation Texan, currently residing in Fort Worth.