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Diamond review  Fast Food

Advantages: Good food on the table in thirty minutes.
Disadvantages: You still have to do the washing up!

...bought this book, back in 1996, I thought that I would spend the next ten years much as I had the previous quarter of a century – dashing home each evening after a long day at work to make a meal as quickly as possible. "The 30-Minute Cook" sounde ...

SueMagee 05.05.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The 30-Minute Cook (The Best of the World's Quick Cooking) - Nigel Slater

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Not a celebrity Chef

Advantages: delicious recipies in 30 mins
Disadvantages: none

...Nigel Slater is a cookery author who is not hyped at all by the media, although that does not make his cookbooks any the worse due to his lack of stardom. On the contrary the Observer's resident foodies has written some very useful and thought provokin ...

jason.rowe 19.12.2000 · Read full review
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Slow down...are you up to speed?

Advantages: Inspirational cookery
Disadvantages: No good for reading in bed - you have to get up and try it out.

Just how busy are you? Are you too busy to slice the odd courgette? Do you have time, once in a while, to peel a potato or open a can of tuna? And just how good a cook are you? Can you scramble an egg or smash a clove of garlic or cut open a lemon? C ...

minigrile 30.11.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Real Fast Food (350 Recipes Ready-to-Get in 30 Minutes) - Nigel Slater

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Funky Fast Food

Advantages: Simple to follow, huge variety, quick and easy
Disadvantages: Don't read whilst hungry, too much to choose from!

Ok, so let's get the confession out of the way first - I'm not a big fan of cooking. It's not that I can't cook, every time I do force myself to make something a little more creative than scrambled eggs it comes out great. It's just that I can't be ...

redmonkey 08.03.2004 · Read full review
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and how late does your deli stay open?

Advantages: some unusual suggestions, all quick to make
Disadvantages: you'd have to be organised enough to find the ingredients in advance

Nigel Slater's book is designed to provide you with recipes for good food you can cook in under 30 minutes. The quantities given tend to be for either 'two as a main course or four as an accompaniment' and are laid out with a description, the ingredients ...

anna_mcnally 11.07.2003 · Read full review
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