Throwback Thursday meme is hosted by Renee@It’s Book Talk and is a way to share some of your old favourites as well as sharing books that you want to read that were published over a year ago. You know, the ones waiting patiently on your TBR list while you continue to pile more titles on […]

Book Review: The Really Quite Good British Cookbook

"What do you cook for the people you love? Asked this question, 100 of Britain's food heroes have shared their most beloved recipes to make this extraordinary cookbook. Nigella Lawson divulges how to bake her Chocolate Guinness Cake and Rick Stein fries up Shrimp & Dill Fritters with Ouzo.      Yotam Ottolenghi would serve Pea &... Continue Reading →

#BookReview – I Love Soup by Beverly LeBanc

Book blurb "The aroma of home-made soup warming on the hob is one of life's great comforts. Whether you're longing for a winter-warming creamy, sweet-flavoured Parsnip and Nutmeg Soup on a cold and rainy day, or want to try the fresh Mediterranean flavours of a Chilled Tomato and Garlic Gazpacho for a sun-soaked summertime lunch... Continue Reading →

#BookReview – The British Table by Colman Andrews

Aimed at the American market, The British Table : A New look at the Traditional Cooking of England, Scotland and Wales by Colman Andrews,  is an extensive collection of traditional recipes,  gathered together with wonderful historical notes. Having a sweet tooth I particularly enjoyed reading through the recipes for the puddings and desserts. Although I... Continue Reading →

#BookReview – Taste of Persia by Naomi Duguid

Thanks to NetGalley and Artisan Books for my digital copy What a wonderful food/travel book this is. It's full of delicious recipes, photographs and wonderful stories of the author's travels through Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, & Kurdistan. I saw so many recipes that I want to try as I was reading this particularly the pumpkin... Continue Reading →

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