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MAKES DIETING THAT *TEENY* BIT EASIER . . .

Advantages: clear instructions, wide range of recipes
Disadvantages: none

...years ago now, I posted a review of a book about the Harcombe Diet - one of the few diets I actually think is fairly sensible and relatively easy to stick to, as long as you re-think your attitude to food. I've meant to post a review of the accompan ...

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Review of The Harcombe Diet: The Recipe Book - Zoe Harcombe

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An Indian Feast without the Meat

Advantages: Interesting array of dishes
Disadvantages: No timings, not all have photos.

I have been a veggie for thirteen years now, and a lover of Indian food for longer. However, I never previously cooked Indian dishes from scratch before, assuming it time-consuming and to involve ingredients that I don't often use. When I received this bo ...

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Review of Anjum's Indian Vegetarian Feast - Anjum Anand

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Heston's Impossible Feasts!

Advantages: Extraordinary, fun and fantastical!
Disadvantages: Recipes are impossible to create for the average home cook

Heston's Fantastical Feasts is Heston's take on a cookbook. It is published by Bloomsbury, illustrated by Tom Lane and photography is by Andy Sewell. The recomended retail price is £25, however it is available on amazon for £16.25. Heston Blumethal has a ...

peggyandella 06.09.2013 · Read full review
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way too sweet, sweet!

Advantages: lovely coffee table book
Disadvantages: recipes are far too sweet, quantities are not accurate

I've had 'Cupcakes from the Primrose Bakery' for a couple of years now. I picked it up in one of those discount book shops - The Works I think, for just £2.99. I have the hardback copy and the full retail price of the hardback is £14.99, so I got myself a ...

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Review of Cupcakes from The Primrose Bakery - Martha Swift, Lisa Thomas

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Cupcake heaven

Advantages: Good layout, delicious cakes, good for basics
Disadvantages: One or two time consuming recipes, see review

...I originally purchased this book as I was doing a cake sale for charity and needed some help and proper recipes as the cupcakes I’d attempted to make previously were a bit dry and looked very boring. The book caught my attention because of the photos on t ...

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Review of Cupcakes from The Primrose Bakery - Martha Swift, Lisa Thomas

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