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The Only Cookery Book You'll Ever Need

Advantages: Step by step simple instructions,
Disadvantages: Book pricey to purchase

I first acquired this book in 1993 and have used it constantly since then. Even if I am not looking for a specific recipe, rather a query about meat or vegetables, this is the first port of call which usually answers my questions. *** THE AUTHOR *** ...

RClure 27.01.2006 · Read full review
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Good all rounder

Advantages: great sections
Disadvantages: not always the easiest of methods

I bought this because it had everything in it from vegetarian to cold desserts. The sections are very clear such as meat, fish, pasta, yeast cooking etc and at the start of each section are useful instruction for example at the beginning of pies and pudd ...

missopinionated1 28.01.2014 · Read full review
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No longer am I a cant cook wont cook

Advantages: easy to follow recipes
Disadvantages: you want to do all the recipes they look so good

...gone on Cant cook won`t cook tv program but got Mary Berry`s Complete cook book as a gift instead and now even I can cook some recipes. Although this book costs £25, you can get it cheaper on amazon, it is worth every penny. It comes in ...

KimAllen 02.08.2007 · Read full review
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My food bible

Advantages: Comprehensive, covers basic techniques, good photography
Disadvantages: No personal insights to the dishes

Mary Berry's Complete Cookbook, is just that - it's complete. Everytime I get a new vegetable or hear a culinary term I don't understand I pull it out. It's my reference guide to cooking. A lot of cook books at the moment are sold on celebrity, rat ...

alisonbcrawford 05.10.2006 · Read full review
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A student Chef's bible, by a student Chef

Advantages: Simple Step-by-Step recipes, no fancy words and good pictures
Disadvantages: Not all steps have pictures

I received Mary Berry's "Complete Cookbook" as a present from my mother before I even dreamed of becoming a chef. Looking back, it was one of the best presents that I have received in my 18 years. The book is broken down into 13 different chapters, eac ...

Robbiec123 27.11.2006 · Read full review
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