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"Desserts" by James Martin

Advantages: Good old fashioned puddings. Easy to read. Good Value
Disadvantages: Lacked the secret Pastry Chef tips I had hoped for.

"Desserts" by James Martin is described as a 'fabulous collection of recipes from Sweet Baby James' the BBC2 TV Series. I think this book is a worthwhile purchase, particularly for those amongst us that share a sweet tooth. I adore puddings and so whe ...

smilesarefree 18.02.2008 · Read full review
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Easy, practical and cheap healthy meals!

Advantages: Laid out very simply for those who havent cooked much before in their life
Disadvantages: For the more experience cook this may be too simplified, but for students its ideal!

Being a student myself and only leaving home for the first time properly just last year for university, there are many things to be worrying about. In my case when I was moving to a completely new city not knowing anyone, there are many new challenges ...

MickMunson 05.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Nosh 4 Students: A Fun Student Cookbook. See every recipe in FULL COLOUR. 50% more recipes than its previous Best Selling Edition.: A Fun Student Cookbook - Joy May

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'nosh 4 students' - a cookbook for students

Advantages: easy to read/follow, with realistic, affordable recipes
Disadvantages: some of the recipes can be a bit random/slightly patronising - definitely for beginners!

I received this 'nosh 4 students' cookbook for students as a a fun present just before I entered my third year of uni. Although I had already survived the first two years away from home, I hadn't really done much cooking (think lots of cheese toasties, no ...

tracy112 07.07.2011 · Read full review
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Stool Samples at the Ready!

Advantages: Virtuous recipes for those with strong willpower.
Disadvantages: Life's too short for Buckwheat Groats and Alfalfa!

"YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT COOKBOOK" by Dr Gillian McKeith I bought this book during one of those 'self improvement' turns that I take once in a while. I thought that buying this book might shove me in the right direction towards eating more healthily and ...

smilesarefree 07.03.2008 · Read full review
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The Little Book of Chefs' Tips.

Advantages: Lots of useful advice, low price
Disadvantages: None for me

...I recieved my copy of "The Little Book of Chefs' Tips" for Christmas in 2011, along with another couple of titles from the same "Little Book" series. I like cooking and one of my favourite parts of reading a new cook book is often the hints and tip sectio ...

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Review of The Little Book Of Chefs' Tips - Richard Maggs

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