Cookbooks for Nerds and Geeks Alike

Now that a lot of people are home and bored, it’s the perfect time to start learning to cook new things. So, here’s a list of geeky and nerdy cookbooks that allow you to replicate your favorite fictional meals.

1. Star Trek Cookbook

Star Trek Cookbook
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While I’m not a Trekkie myself, the recipes in this book look quite interesting. You have the chance to cook up your favorite character’s favorite meal, and even I want to see what Data is eating.



2. Adventure Time: The Official Cookbook

Adventure Time Cookbook
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Making Pancakes! Making Bacon Pancakes! Jake can make them, and now you can too. The official cookbook for Adventure Time runs through most, if not all, the recipes used in the Land of Ooo.



3. Binging with Babish: 100 Recipes Recreated from Your Favorite Movies and TV Shows


Binging with Babish Cookbook
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In his book, Andrew Rae breaks down beloved fictional recipes for home cooks to try out. This book includes recipes that have been featured on his YouTube show, Binging with Babish. Rae recreates meals from shows like Parks and Recreation and

4. World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook

World of Warcraft Cookbook
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Of course, the World of Warcraft cookbook would make cooking a game-like experience. Level up as a cook while learning the recipes used in this wonderful game. The recipes start off at Apprentice level and go up as they recipes get more complicated.



5. An Unexpected Cookbook: The Unofficial Book of Hobbit Cookery

The Unexpected Cookbook
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Hobbits love to eat. I love to eat. A cookbook that combines my love of tiny hairy people and the copious amounts of food they eat is all I’ve ever wanted. Breakfast: check. Second Breakfast: check. Elevenses: check. The list goes on, and so does the food.

6. Eat What You Watch: A Cookbook for Movie Lovers

Eat What Your Watch
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Andrew Rae appears on this list one more time with a cookbook dedicated to recipes portrayed in movies. Have you been dreaming of making the Prison Pasta from Goodfellas? Andrew will walk you through it.

7. The Bob’s Burgers Burger Book

Bobs Burgers Burger Book
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The burgers Bob is able to think up on Bob’s Burgers are innovative and funny. Imagine being able to make them right at home! And this cookbook isn’t just about wacky burgers. Instructions on how to make a basic burger or the perfect batch of fries ensure that home cooks can make more than the Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka-dot Zucchini Burger.



Note, there is no Harry Potter cookbook on this list because there are over 5 different unofficial cookbooks. The most popular is The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook, but other ones are out there if you want to check those out.

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