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Does she?

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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Review of Mums Know Best: The Hairy Bikers' Family Cookbook - Si King, Dave Myers

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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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Of course, it's Delia

Advantages: It's better than Book 2.
Disadvantages: It's not as good as her earlier books.

I’ve got great admiration for anyone who undertakes a big project: personally I have the attention span of a butterfly. Delia Smith was talking to her priest one day when he lamented the lack of cooking skills in the younger generation and their reliance ...

SueMagee 14.12.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Delia's How to Cook: Book 3 - Delia Smith

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Doing a Delia

Advantages: Straightforward to follow recipes
Disadvantages: None

Here it is, the third in the trilogy of the Delia’s ‘How to Cook’ Cookbooks, as reviewed by helencbradshaw. Now since my last two opinions, on books one and two respectively, Delia has in fact become both a noun and a verb in the Oxford English Dictionar ...

helencbradshaw 09.01.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Delia's How to Cook: Book 3 - Delia Smith

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