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Feast On This!

Advantages: Great recipes, descriptive, Chocolate Cake Hall of Fame
Disadvantages: Inappropriate comments relating to vegetarianism, wordy style not for everyone

This is a cookbook for people who love food, as opposed to your bog-standard 'this is how to cook' books. It has a beautiful layout with the emphasis on words rather than pictures, which could be a disadvantage if you prefer to know what your creation sho ...

DoubleFantasy11 16.10.2006 · Read full review
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A wonderful collection of special recipies

Advantages: Amazing selection and variety, delicious puddings and cakes!
Disadvantages: People will always want you to cook. Sometimes need to shorten recipies to follow them.

I got this book as a 21st Birthday present from my Grandparents and I absolutely love it. The book is based on different feasts and occasions and lists lots of recipes for each occasion. Some of the occasions covered are: Thanksgiving, Christ ...

Prinny3 11.10.2008 · Read full review
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Feast - Nigella Lawson: A celebration of food and life

Advantages: over 300 recipes, multicultural interest, well-written, user-friendly
Disadvantages: none

I own all Nigella Lawson’s cookery books but this one is my favourite. This book is about celebrating with food - not only about celebrating the big festivals, like Christmas, but about using food to celebrate the things that matter to us on whatever sca ...

moistbabe 24.09.2010 · Read full review
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Great food, great entertaining.

Advantages: A foodies guide to entertaining
Disadvantages: Nigella isn't aiming at the basic range food buyer...

Feast is a book about creating meals for occasions. Each occasion is then broken down into the number of people being fed. Smaller occasions are more manageable family sized portions. For example New Year's Day Dinner for Ten or Kiddiefeast creamed chicke ...

chiefcooknbottlewasher 15.12.2006 · Read full review
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Nigel Slaters guide to cooking his garden veg - Tender (Volume 1)

Advantages: A great read with dishes that would be worth trying at home - with vegetables from his garden
Disadvantages: Contains a number of vegetables we really don't like - asparaus, broad beans and celery to name a

Our bookshelves suggest that Nigel Slater is either god or the writer of the complete works of Shakespeare or the complete series of the Encyclopaedia Britanicca, no batter which his works have filled the bookcase and our my wife's favourite read. The on ...

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Review of Tender: v. 1: A Cook and His Vegetable Patch - Nigel Slater

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