Food books for you

The Wonky Stove - borshch

Choose a Food Book for Christmas Favourite books about food and cookbooks for Christmas. Some are new this year, others are classics you might have missed. We’ve chosen our favourites, …

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Books for Foodies 2022

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Recommended books for food lovers Whether you want to give a book as a present or to put one or more on your wishlist, here’s my recommendations for food lovers. …

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Food and Cookery books 2020

Cookbook wish list

Tried and tested – coo books that I heartily recommend I love a good book, preferably a cookery book or one about food. Recently, I’ve been more ruthless getting rid …

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How do you take your coffee?

A delicious coffee recipe - Curry Meat Balls, Quarry Books, an imprint of The Quarto Group

Cooking with Coffee Why don’t we use coffee more in cooking and particularly in savoury dishes? I think it’s time to experiment. Recently, I tried some coffee marinaded pork chops …

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Food inspiration: Recipes from Pakistan and India

Mung Been Curry from Mira Manek's Saffron Soul

Cookery Book Review

There is always room for one more book about food. I love that sense of anticipation. Will I find a recipe that I will cook many times? What ingredients will I need? Will I discover what makes a chef tick?

This month, I’ve been reading about desserts from Pakistan, healthy food from India and a fascinating glimpse of how a Michelin starred chef creates his dishes.

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