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Diamond review  Posh Nosh

Advantages: Precise instructions for producing stupendous food.
Disadvantages: Pernickety.

Back in the late 1980s one of the highlights of Sunday afternoons was a television programme called “At Home with the Roux Brothers”. Both brothers had three Michelin stars (the highest accolade which a restaurant can earn), Albert at Le Gavroche in cent ...

SueMagee 06.11.2002 · Read full review
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Review of The Roux Brothers on Patisserie - Albery Roux, Michel Roux

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A great book

Advantages: Fast and easy
Disadvantages: No reciepes for puddings/desserts

This was the first cook book me and my boyfriend got. We had just moved in together and a family member bought this for us. Even after adding more books to our cookbook collection, this still remains a valuable reference for us. We love the fact the reci ...

xblondebarbiex 09.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Great Fast Food - Gary Rhodes

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Tasty Treats At Your Table

Advantages: Really easy to follow
Disadvantages: Gary wasn't there to cook for me!

My husband bought this book for me, after we had watched the accompanying television series. I think he paid about £15 for it in Sussex Bookshops. The first thing that struck me about this book is the beautiful photography. Without exception, the dis ...

Valliann 16.10.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Gary Rhodes at the Table - Gary Rhodes

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"Cooking With Friends"

Advantages: Very easy to follow, great photos
Disadvantages: Un-necessary dig at Delia Smith in the intro.

"Cooking With Friends" Published by Harper/Collins 2008 ISBN 978-0-00-726703-3 This is, to date, the best cook book I have ever read. "Cooking With Friends" is a collection of over one hundred of Gordon Ramsay's personal favorite recipes. These ...

stevieray 07.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Cooking for Friends: Food from My Table - Gordon Ramsay

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The Joy of Cooking

Advantages: A great book that is easy to follow
Disadvantages: not cheap

This book is a favourite in our family. This is more than a cook book it is a manual for entertaining. Complete with recipes in every category from appetizers to desserts; conversion charts for imperial and metric measurements;and information on kn ...

MsMuminah 07.02.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The Joy of Cooking - Ethan Becker, Irma Rombauer

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