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Advantages: Some great recipies!
Disadvantages: Maybe a few that aren't quite so...

Since starting university last year, I have really caught the cooking bug. While I had always enjoyed cooking, it wasn’t until I had to do it daily that I fell in love with it so. I can often be found in the kitchen, making a loaf of bread, a cake or some ...

obscuredbykep 02.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Mums Know Best: The Hairy Bikers' Family Cookbook - Si King, Dave Myers

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After trying some, it seems Mums do know best!

Advantages: Easy to follow, good photos, great results - so far
Disadvantages: NOT good for the waistline!

If you read my earlier review of the Hairy Bikers' 'Perfect Pies' you'll know that I'm not the recipe user in this house. I'm fortunate to have a husband who really enjoys cooking and when he's not working, he loves experimenting with new recipes - as wel ...

mirandamac 21.10.2012 · Read full review
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Mum's know best : The Hairy Bikers Cookbook - good value!

Advantages: Lots of recipes! Good value!
Disadvantages: Wouldn't help you if u were dieting!

I purchased this cookbook for going away at New Year with friends. We agreed to do a 'Come Dine With Me' game over the four nights where we all had to cook a 3 course meal! I'm not too great at cooking so decided to buy this book after hearing it had plen ...

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A good cookery bible!

Advantages: good variety, interesting information, nicely written.
Disadvantages: oddly placed photos!

I was bought this for CHristmas last year after my family were bored of hearing me complaining about my cook book collection. I have a lot of cook books and the majority of them are by famous chefs like Jamie Oliver and Gordon Ramsay. Although I do some o ...

lorriellah 25.01.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Complete Illustrated Cookery Course - Delia Smith

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Delia is the reincarnated Mrs Beeton

Advantages: Wonderful cookery course that can teach even a seasoned cook a trick or two
Disadvantages: Not enough on special dietary needs

Two years ago, my daughter was getting married and asked me to make her wedding cake. I have only made one wedding cake before, and that was my own when I married in 1979, but I no longer had the recipe that I had used, however, I remember it involved usi ...

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