If you're challenging yourself to cook more in the coming year, you've got to get your hands dirty making (and possibly washing) more than a few dishes. But where to start cookbook-wise? With so many wonderful titles available, it can be hard to determine which most deserve a place on your bookshelf. To help you out, we've curated a list of the 10 most essential volumes. Many of these have had a profound impact on home cooking for decades, while others are the classic cookbooks of tomorrow.
— Additional reporting by Nicole Perry