The 4-Hour Chef isn’t just a cookbook. It’s a choose-your-own-adventure guide to the world of rapid learning.
#1 New York Times bestselling author (and lifelong non-cook) Tim Ferriss takes you from Manhattan to Okinawa, and from Silicon Valley to Calcutta, unearthing the secrets of the world’s fastest learners and greatest chefs. Ferriss uses cooking to explain “meta-learning,” a step-by-step process that can be used to master anything, whether searing steak or shooting 3-pointers in basketball. That is the real “recipe” of The 4-Hour Chef.
You'll train inside the kitchen for everything outside the kitchen. Featuring tips and tricks from chess prodigies, world-renowned chefs, pro athletes, master sommeliers, super models, and everyone in between, this “cookbook for people who don’t buy cookbooks” is a guide to mastering cooking and life.
The 4-Hour Chef is a five-stop journey through the art and science of learning:
1. META-LEARNING. Before you learn to cook, you must learn to learn. META charts the path to doubling your learning potential.
2. THE DOMESTIC. DOM is where you learn the building blocks of cooking. These are the ABCs (techniques) that can take you from Dr, Seuss to Shakespeare.
3. THE WILD. Becoming a master student requires self-sufficiency in all things. WILD teaches you to hunt, forage, and survive.
4. THE SCIENTIST. SCI is the mad scientist and modernist painter wrapped into one. This is where you rediscover whimsy and wonder.
5. THE PROFESSIONAL. Swaraj, a term usually associated with Mahatma Gandhi, can be translated as “self-rule.” In PRO, we’ll look at how the best in the world become the best in the world, and how you can chart your own path far beyond this book.
Physical Training, Dating Strategies, and Stories from the Early Days
The Alien of Extraordinary Ability
Myers-Briggs, Diet Mistakes, and Immortality
How to Be Creative Like a Motherf*cker — Cheryl Strayed
Ezra Klein — From College Blogger to Political Powerhouse
Tools of Titans: Brené Brown Distilled and Other Goodies
Jamie Foxx Part 2 – Bringing the Thunder
Jason Nemer – Inside the Magic of AcroYoga
Tools of Titans: Derek Sivers Distilled
The Art and Science of Learning Anything Faster
How to Create a Perennial Bestseller
How to Become the Ideal Apprentice: Part VI
How to Become the Ideal Apprentice: Part V
How to Become The Ideal Apprentice: Part IV
How to Become the Ideal Apprentice: Part III
How to Become The Ideal Apprentice: Part II
How a First-Time Author Got a 7-Figure Book Deal
The Tim Ferriss 2016 Holiday Gift Guide
How I Built a #1-Ranked Podcast With 60M+ Downloads
Joshua Skenes — Playing with Fire
My 10 Favorite Purchases in 10 Months
Hacking Kickstarter: How to Raise $100,000 in 10 Days (Includes Successful Templates, E-mails, etc.)
The 4-Hour Chef – Samples from All Sections (Plus: $5 Amazon Gift Cards)
Jony Ive’s Secret Coffee Ritual
Preventing Burnout: A Cautionary Tale
Going From Wantrepreneur to Entrepreneur — A Challenge
The BitTorrent Strikes Back: The 4-Hour Chef Audiobook Goes Loose
The Magic of Apprenticeship — A How-To Guide
Housecleaning: Be Featured in The 4-Hour Chef, Random Links, and Contest Updates
How to (Really) Make $1,000,000 Selling E-Books – Real-World Case Studies
Tim Ferriss Rethinks Email
The 4-Hour Chef – The Soundtrack
The 4-Hour Chef – Bonuses and Extras
Overview – The 4-Hour Chef
Apps I Use
The 4-Hour Chef Launch — Marketing/PR Summary of Week One
Tools of Titans — Testing The “Impossible”: 17 Questions That Changed My Life
Ed Cooke, Grandmaster of Memory, on Mental Performance, Imagination, and Productive Mischief
The 30-Day Challenge: No Booze, No Masturbating (NOBNOM)
The Ugly New York Times Bestseller — The Creative Process in Action
Announcing: "The Tim Ferriss Experiment" on Primetime TV (And How to Join Me)
A How-To Guide: Accelerated Learning for Accelerated Times
How to Create a Viral Book Trailer (or Get 1,000,000 Views for Almost Anything)
A World Map of Flavors – 36 Regions, 36 Herb and Spice Combinations
The 4-Hour Chef Wins — Gourmand Awards "Best in the World"
How to Memorize a Shuffled Deck of Cards in Less Than 60 Seconds (Plus: $10,000 Challenge)
How to Get The 4-Hour Chef Audiobook Free — Only Until 10am PST (1pm EST)
Amazon "Lightning Box" Deal — 9am-1pm EST Only (Plus: $299 Course for Free)
Watch "MeatEater" This Sunday at 9pm ET/PT
11 X-mas Gifts That Can Change Your Life (Or Save Your Ass)
How to Become a Great (Food) Writer: The Big Secret
The 4-Hour Chef is a NYT, WSJ, and USA Today Bestseller! But There is Mystery and Intrigue…
Food Photography Made Easy — Simple Tricks and Pro Tips from The 4-Hour Chef
What to Do If Boycotted by 1,000+ Bookstores? Open Your Own Bookstores, Of Course.
Meet The New York City Food Marathon: 26.2 Dishes in 26 Locations in 24 Hours
The 4-Hour Chef is LIVE — Dr. Oz, NYC Cabs, TaskRabbit, London, and More
The 4-Hour Chef is Available 24 Hours Early… in Panera Bread?!?
The 4-Hour Chef Cinematic Trailer – Plus $2,500 Video Competition
The 4-Hour Chef Trailer – Book Overview
The 4-Hour Chef – The First Chapter and a Publishing First
The 4-Hour Everything: How Tim Ferriss Tracks His Life's Data (Interview with Wired's Clive Thompson)
How to Shuck an Oyster – The Nation's #1 Shucker Shares His Technique
The Random Show – Episode 18 – Start-ups, Restaurants, Marriage, and…Sexual Performance?
How Bestseller Lists Work…and Introducing the Amazon Monthly 100
The 4-Hour Chef Media – Announcement
The 4-Hour Chef: The 8-Second Book Trailer (And Competition)
How to "Age" Your Wine 5 Years in 20 Seconds: Hyperdecanting
The 4-Hour Chef iPad App: iOS from Amazon Publishing? (Plus: Free Roundtrip Anywhere in the World)
The 4-Hour Chef – Cheat Day Sample: Tequila Hot Chocolate
The 4-Hour Chef – The First Kindle Fire Book Teaser (Want a Free Kindle Fire?)
TOOLS OF TITANS — Sample Chapter and a Taste of Things to Come
Favorite Books, Supplements, Simple Technologies, and More
Eric Ripert — Lessons in Mastery and Mindfulness
Arianna Huffington, Media Maven
the new york times
document object model
safari club international