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Rediscover Jamie the Chef.

Advantages: Easy to follow, great photos, loads of recipes, full of ideas
Disadvantages: A few misses on measurements

Who is Jamie Oliver? Well where do you start? Chef, Business man, Charity Founder, MBE, Preacher? With the many things Jamie Oliver has done over the years, one of things he's best known for is being from Essex! He describes himself as 'not the ...

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Jamie Goes British

Advantages: Nice easy to follow recipes that taste good
Disadvantages: A few of them appear to be reworking of old recipes

With my birthday being towards the end of September and my love of cooking being well known by all of the family it was inevitable that, with a new Jamie Oliver cookbook out, that this would be one of my presents. This is the 16th official release from Ja ...

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He's Back Again!

Advantages: Loads of recipes and variations on familiar ones
Disadvantages: It's all been done before Illustrations not great. Too many 'alternative' recipes.

As if we haven't been stuffed full to the brim by ubiquitous tv cookery programmes, especially those featuring Jamie Oliver, the bright and breezy one resurfaces again with yet another tv series and the obligatory cookbook to follow. For some years now I ...

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Jamie's Great Britain - a great read with added recipes

Advantages: Pictures, anecdotes, stories and recipes
Disadvantages: none

Jamie’s Great Britain hardback book is a hefty cookery book some 400 pages long. I love this book, it is a joy to read, flip through and look at, as well as use the recipes. There’s a variety of recipes from around the UK. Most of them have a traditional ...

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Jamie's Great Britain - His 13th book, but will it be unlucky...

Advantages: Affordable recipes, easy to make, clearly personal to Jamie
Disadvantages: The recipes which, to me, don't read quite right.

Background: Jamie's Great Britain is Jamie Oliver's 13th book containing recipes, we ignorantly as a nation believe to be British. Being fed up of generic, over priced restaurants dictating what we should eat and only giving those who can afford it th ...

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