BREAK AN EGG! THE BROADWAY COOKBOOK – 55 Musical-inspired Recipes (Insight Editions; 9/1)



The Broadway Cookbook

55 Recipes Inspired by Musicals from Oklahoma! to Hamilton

By Tara Theoharis

This morning on her blog The Geeky Hostess, author/blogger Tara Theoharis revealed the cover of her amazing new cookbook BREAK AN EGG! THE BROADWAY COOKBOOK (Insight Editions; Sept 1 2020)– the cookbook with over 50 recipes inspired by Broadway’s classic musicals.

Some of the book’s recipes include:

  • The Wizard and Ice – Wicked

  • Schnitzel With Noodles – The Sound of Music

  • Eggrolls for Mr. Goldstone – Gypsy

  • Too Darn Hot Sauce – Kiss Me, Kate

  • Another Vodka Stinger – Company

  • Mama’s Well-Peppered Ragu – Chicago

  • And 50+ more!!

With fun illustrations and gorgeous food photography throughout, this book is the perfect gift for season ticket holders, drama kids, and Broadway fans of all ages.

Celebrate your love of Broadway with this quirky collection of recipes inspired by your favorite musicals: BREAK AN EGG: THE BROADWAY COOKBOOK (Insight Editions; 9/1/2020; $29.99) Preorder on Amazon.

We are so lucky to have a sneak peak and share with you two exclusive recipes hot off the press.

There’s nothing quite like dinner and a show, but tonight’s menu is guaranteed to be a real crowd-pleaser. From Tara Theoharis, author of The Minecrafter’s Cookbook and creator of The Geeky Hostess blog, comes a cookbook of over fifty recipes inspired by the most popular Broadway musicals of the last ninety years.

Warm up your appetite with some Eggrolls for Mr. Goldstone (Gypsy) served with a side of Too Darn Hot Sauce (Kiss Me, Kate). Looking for some liquid courage? Whip yourself up Another Vodka Stinger (Company) or make good with The Wizard and Ice (Wicked). Need something with a bit more substance? Schnitzel With Noodles (The Sound of Music) is one of our favorite things, or you can spice it up with Mama’s Well-Peppered Ragu (Chicago). Then again, if you’re craving something really indulgent, try our Angel (Food Cake) of Music (The Phantom of the Opera). It’s guaranteed to bring down the chandelier.

With fun illustrations and gorgeous food photography throughout, this book is the perfect gift for season ticket holders, drama kids, and Broadway fans of all ages.


Tara Theoharis is the creator of the Geeky Hostess, a fandom-inspired recipe and party site, and the author of The Minecrafter’s Cookbook. She’s been a musical-theater lover ever since she saw Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella live as a kid and became a certified Renthead starting with the show’s first national tour. In addition to Cinderella and Rent, her favorite shows include Guys and Dolls, Bye Bye Birdie, Little Shop of Horrors, Legally Blonde, and Hamilton. She’s been a proud ensemble member, quietly singing in the back, for community and high school productions of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Annie, Brigadoon, Oklahoma!, and The Pajama Game.


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